PGA News Archive

Saturday, August 22, 2015
WATCH: Return of the Tiger Woods fist pump
When Tiger Woods is playing well, fans can expect a fist pump or two to punctuate a good shot. That was the case Saturday during the third round of the Wyndham Championship.
Hoge winds up in unexpected spotlight
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The Tiger Woods press conference was about to end Friday at the Wyndham Championship when he was asked if he would recognize Tom Hoge. Woods smiled. "No, I wouldn't. What is it?"
Tiger: Still the biggest draw in golf
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The 18th green was empty, a group in the fairway just playing their approach shots.
Minnesota golfer, 98, still enjoys game
ROSEVILLE, Minn. -- When Bill Doi started golfing at age 74, he didn't expect to enjoy it. "I always thought it was kind of a silly game: hit the ball, then look for it, hit it again and look for it," Doi said.
Candie Kung leads Canadian Pacific Women's Open
COQUITLAM, British Columbia -- Candie Kung birdied four of her final six holes Friday to match the course record with an 8-under 64 and take the second-round lead in the Canadian Pacific Women's Open.
Larry Mize leads Champions Tour's Boeing Classic
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. -- Larry Mize birdied the par-5 18th hole for a 5-under 67 and a two-stroke lead over Fred Couples and four others Friday after the first round of the Champions Tour's Boeing Classic.
Friday, August 21, 2015
NCAA champion DeChambeau reaches US Amateur semifinals
OLYMPIA FIELDS, Ill. -- NCAA champion Bryson DeChambeau beat Ireland's Paul Dunne 3 and 2 on Friday at Olympia Fields to advance to the U.S. Amateur semifinals.
Horsey extends lead in Denmark
AALBORG, Denmark -- David Horsey of England extended his lead at the Made in Denmark tournament on Friday, hitting a 4-under 67 to go three shots clear of countryman John Parry and Australia's Richard Green.
Greensboro golf fans thrilled by Tiger's 64
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A lot of players were going low Thursday in the opening round of the Wyndham Championship. And Tiger Woods wasn't left out.
Andreas Harto makes birdie, then proposes to girlfriend
Andreas Harto and his girlfriend will remember Friday's 16th hole of the Made in Denmark tournament for more than just the birdie he made at the par-3. After sinking the putt, Harto pulled his girlfriend from the gallery, pulled out a jewelry box and then got on one knee.
Bubba Watson hangs out with NFL quarterbacks Tom Brady, Drew Brees on day off
The New Orleans Saints' training camp is just down the street from The Greenbrier, and since Bubba Watson lives nearby, it's no surprise he stopped by to see what was going on, especially since the New England Patriots were also in town.
Compton's club switch pays off
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Erik Compton changed his clubs in search for a way to change his fortunes on the PGA Tour.
Young trick shot artist pulls off over-the-shoulder putt
Julian Jax, a 5-year-old from California, may be the youngest golf trick shot artist in the business, as evidenced by this impressive over-the-shoulder putt submitted to us via Twitter.
Woods claims share of lead at Wyndham after shooting 65
GREENSBORO, N.C. --  Tiger Woods signed up for his first Wyndham Championship knowing a win would definitively keep his season from ending.
Arizona State's Jon Rahm reaches US Amateur quarterfinals
OLYMPIA FIELDS, Ill. -- Arizona State senior Jon Rahm won two matches Thursday to advance to the U.S. Amateur quarterfinals at Olympia Fields.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Error shuffles Presidents Cup points
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Robert Streb and Charley Hoffman now have more work to do if they want to make the Presidents Cup team for the first time.
Couples shoots 59 in Boeing warm-up
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. (AP) — Fred Couples certainly looks ready for another chance at a hometown victory.
Karine Icher shoots 65 to lead Canadian Pacific Women's Open
COQUITLAM, British Columbia -- Karine Icher had six birdies in a seven-hole stretch and shot a 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead in the Canadian Pacific Women's Open.
Lydia Ko takes early lead in Canadian Pacific Women's Open
COQUITLAM, British Columbia -- Two-time champion Lydia Ko shot a 5-under 67 on Thursday at Vancouver Golf Club to take the early lead in the Canadian Pacific Women's Open.
Woods posts lowest round in 2 years at Wyndham
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Tiger Woods kept saying his game was getting better, even though his results didn't show it.
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