PGA News Archive

Thursday, November 12, 2015
Comprehensive education conference set for 2016 PGA Merchandise Show
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (November 12, 2015) – Outdoor instructional workshops, daily keynote sessions, certification programs and classroom seminars create a comprehensive educational calendar at the 63rd PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Jan.
Justin Leonard part of four-way tie for lead at OHL Classic in Mexico
  PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico (AP) – Justin Leonard got off to a quick start in what he expects to be his shortest season, opening with a 6-under 65 on Thursday in the OHL Classic at Mayakoba to share the lead with Aaron Baddeley, Shawn Stefani an
Inbee Park leads three players by one at Lorena Ochoa Invitational
  MEXICO CITY (AP) – Inbee Park made a 15-foot birdie putt on the final hole for a 4-under 68 and a one-stroke lead Thursday in the LPGA Tour's Lorena Ochoa Invitational.   The second-ranked Park had seven
After pro golf odyssey, Gunn Yang readjusting to life as college player
  SAN DIEGO – To talk about it now gives Gunn Yang goosebumps.   When the former U.S.
Henderson and McCormick lead honorees at 2015 PGA of America National Awards ceremony
  PHOTOS: PGA of America National Awards Ceremony |
Hit Ball in Center of Clubface with Right Weight Clubs
Do you wanna hit the ball in the center of the club face more often? PGA Professional Eric Hogge says the weight of your clubs, especially the shafts, could make a huge difference in your golf game.
Jason and Ellie Day welcome baby girl to family
It was already a very good year for Jason Day. Wednesday it got a whole lot better. According to Golf Australia, Day and his wife, Ellie, welcomed a baby girl.  
Two prominent caddies to join broadcast team for RSM Classic
  The caddies for Phil Mickelson and Matt Kuchar will carry a lighter load on the PGA Tour next week – microphones instead of golf bags.   Golf Channel has hired Jim "Bones" Mackay and John Wood as part of its broadcast t
2015 PGA Jr. League Championship Highlights
Watch highlights from the 2015 PGA Jr. League Championship Highlights from Walt Disney World, where Team California defeated Team Georgia.
After three near-misses, William McGirt confident first win is coming
  FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Fairmont native William McGirt flirted Monday for the third time with winning his first PGA Tour event.   A birdie putt on the final hole at the Sanderson Farms Championship in Mississippi tu
Garcia leads drizzly BMW Masters by 1 stroke
SHANGHAI, China — Sergio Garcia is winding down his European Tour season just as everyone else is gearing up for the grand finale, next week's DP World Tour Championship.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
PGA Teacher of the Year's father travels from Australia for son's award presentation
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The cat got out of the bag early, but it was a huge, welcome surprise nonetheless.
Two honored by New England PGA
BEVERLY, Mass. -- A local amateur golfer and a pair of golf professionals were honored with prestigious awards this week as both the Massachusetts Golf Association and New England Professional Golf Association announced their annual awards in separate ceremonies.
Spieth adds Abu Dhabi to 2016 schedule
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Masters and U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth completed his early-asian Asia swing with Wednesday's announcement that he will play the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship in January.
5 players to watch at the OHL Classic
The PGA Tour is south of the border this week for the OHL Classic at El Camaleon GC in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.
Add Distance and Accuracy with Better Grip Pressure
Improving your grip pressure during your swing can also improve your distance and accuracy. Watch great instruction from PGA Professional Patrick Brosnihan, who explains how grip pressure affects your swing.
PGA of America and NGCOA form Golf USA Tee Time Coalition
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
Army vet's next goal: A PGA career
James Robinson knew he was destined for a career in the United States military. But following a chain of events that no one could have foreseen, he's now on his way to becoming a PGA Professional.
Veteran PGA members serve Sacramento
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Having a tough time with your boss? Buck up. You could have 400 bosses, most with Type-A personalities and spouses you also have to please. Each could call for your job over your next seemingly benign comment.
Golden Bear returns to Father-Son event
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Jack Nicklaus always said family was more important than golf. December is one time of the year he gets to do both.