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Zach Fischer wins Web.com Tour Q- School, 45 earn status for 2014 season
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Zach Fischer closed with an 8-under 64 on Tuesday in Q-School to earn top status on the Web.com Tour next year.    This was the first year that Q-School only offered status on the PGA Tour's secondary circ
17 Dec 2013 - 11:18pm - 0 Comments
Lee Westwood wraps up year full of change focused on building continuity
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – This has been a season of big change for Lee Westwood, and his debut last week in the Franklin Templeton Shootout was an example.    He typically is on the other side of the world this time of the year,
17 Dec 2013 - 7:42pm - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson selected European golfer of year after historic finish
LONDON – Henrik Stenson has been selected European golfer of the year after winning the European Tour’s Race to Dubai money title and the PGA Tour’s FedExCup.    The 37-year-old Stenson, who succeeded Rory McIlroy, is
17 Dec 2013 - 7:32pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Dustin Johnson hires his brother Austin as his full-time caddie
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Dustin Johnson took his younger brother, Austin, to Scotland twice as his partner in the Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland.
17 Dec 2013 - 7:23pm - 0 Comments
The year of Dufnering
It started innocently enough: A Tour pro, a classroom full of kids and a stiff back from sitting on the floor for an extended time. What happened next led to a yearlong social phenomenon and series of gags that helped "Dufnering" remain a trending topic.
17 Dec 2013 - 1:34pm - 0 Comments
Miramont Country Club in Texas selected to host 2014 and 2015 Junior PGA Championship
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - Miramont Country Club in Bryan, Texas, has been named the host site of the 2014 and 2015 Junior PGA Championships.
17 Dec 2013 - 11:27am - 0 Comments
Best golf shots of 2013 -- No. 4
For my money, the PGA Professional National Championship -- year in and year out -- is one of the best tournaments in professional golf.
17 Dec 2013 - 9:34am - 0 Comments
Luke Donald shoots pucks at Chicago Blackhawks game
Well, while I was all excited about Jim Furyk 'dufnering' at the Jacksonville Jaguars game Sunday afternoon, I totally missed Luke Donald's appearance at the Chicago Blackhawks game Sunday
16 Dec 2013 - 11:57pm - 0 Comments
Best golf shots of 2013 -- No. 5
Over the course of the next five days, PGA.com will take a look at five of the best golf shots hit in the professional ranks over the course of the 2013 calendar year.
16 Dec 2013 - 11:18am - 0 Comments
Stewart Cink and son Connor win PNC Father/Son Challenge by three
ORLANDO, Fla. – Stewart and Connor Cink won the PNC Father/Son Challenge on Sunday, making two eagles in their final five holes for a three-stroke victory in the scramble event.    Conno
15 Dec 2013 - 6:22pm - 0 Comments
Jim Furyk dufners at Jacksonville Jaguars game
A couple weeks ago, we saw Fred Couples raise the 12th Man flag at a Seattle Seahawks football game.   This afternoon, we saw Jim Furyk do a little 'd
15 Dec 2013 - 4:02pm - 0 Comments
Matt Kuchar-Harris English duo wins Franklin Templeton in record fashion
NAPLES, Fla. – Matt Kuchar and Harris English ran away with the Franklin Templeton Shootout, shooting a 14-under 58 on Sunday in the final-round scramble to break the tournament course record.   
15 Dec 2013 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia wins Thailand C'ship by four shots over Henrik Stenson
CHON BURI, Thailand – Sergio Garcia shot a final-round 68 to beat Henrik Stenson by four strokes and win the Thailand Golf Championship at Amata Spring Country Club on Sunday.    The 33-year-old Spaniard, who held the lead since
15 Dec 2013 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
Matt Kuchar-Harris English duo leads Franklin Templeton after second day
NAPLES, Fla. – Matt Kuchar and Harris English took a four-stroke lead Saturday in the Franklin Templeton Shootout, playing the back nine in 9-under 27 in the better-ball round for a 12-under 60.    Kuchar and English were 20 unde
14 Dec 2013 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Shaquille O Neal checks to see if Bubba Watson has game
Shaquille O'Neal - better known simply as "Shaq" - has proven himself as large a tv personality as he was a presence in the paint during his superstar NBA career.
14 Dec 2013 - 12:41pm - 0 Comments
Perry-O'Hair duo in three-way tie on Day 1 at Franklin Templeton Shootout
NAPLES, Fla. – Defending champions Kenny Perry and Sean O'Hair shot an 8-under 64 in modified alternate-shot play Friday for a share of the first-round lead in the Franklin Templeton Shootout.   
13 Dec 2013 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose share lead in Thailand Golf Championship
CHON BURI, Thailand – Sergio Garcia, propelled by a hole-in-one, carded a 7-under 65 Friday to share the lead with Justin Rose halfway through the Thailand Golf Championship on the Asian Tour.    Garcia, who finished fourth last
13 Dec 2013 - 2:05pm - 0 Comments
Jorge Campillo and Matthew Baldwin share second-round lead at Mandela
DURBAN, South Africa – Two players carded a 59 in the second round of the rain-affected Nelson Mandela Championship on Friday, although their scores won't count as a European Tour record because the field was allowed preferred lies on the soaked layout. 
13 Dec 2013 - 1:56pm - 0 Comments
European Tour sees first -- and second -- 59 in matter of minutes; they're unofficial
Prior to today, the score of "59" had never been recorded on the European Tour since it was founded in 1972.
13 Dec 2013 - 8:43am - 0 Comments