PGA News Archive

Saturday, March 12, 2016
Justin Thomas makes a tidy birdie on 14 at Valspar Championship
The par-5 14th wasn't going excessively well for Just Thomas Saturday. His second shot sent a spectator sprawling. (Said spectator was not hurt and got a golf glove/handshake from Thomas.)
Spieth makes the most of Moving Day at Valspar Championship
If you were within a few holes of 14 when Jordan Spieth stepped in to his putt for eagle, you probably heard the crowd's roar. Spieth had already battled back to make the cut after shooting a 76 in the opening round.
Hend maintains lead in Thailand
HUA HIN, Thailand -- Scott Hend of Australia shot a 70 to retain the lead after the third round of the Thailand Classic on the par-72 Black Mountain Golf Course.
Friday, March 11, 2016
Steve Stricker jars wedge shot from 150 yards out for eagle at the Valspar Championship
  As a part-time PGA Tour player, 49-year-old Steve Stricker has only started a handful of tournaments so far this season.
Steve Stricker shares lead at Valspar, Jordan Spieth rallies to makes cut
Mark Wahlberg makes a hole-in-one with a Rory McIlroy golf ball
  Actor and avid golfer Mark Wahlberg made a hole-on-one today, and quickly took to Twitter to tell the world about it.
For instructor Hank Haney, simple approach helps golfers most
  FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Even for PGA Professional Hank Haney, one of the world's top golf instructors and the keynote speaker at this week's Northern Indiana Golf Show at the Memorial Coliseum, the sport remains as mysterious as the Mona Lisa&#
Jim Furyk targeting May for return to action as wrist heals from surgery
Spieth sets out to try to make the cut at Valspar
PALM HARBOR, Fla. — Jordan Spieth should have a good idea what it will take to make the cut in the Valspar Championship.
Hend takes share of lead with Edberg at Thailand Classic
HUA HIN, Thailand -- Scott Hend took a share of the lead alongside Pelle Edberg by shooting an 8-under 64 Friday in the second round of the Thailand Classic.
Thursday, March 10, 2016
PGA Member Renee Powell receives Women of Power Legacy Award
  HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (March 10, 2016) – There's  2,700-plus miles separating Hollywood, California from Hollywood, Florida, but the glitter isn't indigenous to the West Coast.
Howell, Bradley and Duke share first-round lead at Valspar C'ship
Blayne Barber sinks 148-yard shot for eagle at Valspar Championship
  Central Florida apparently had a difficult fall and winter for growing grass, and the greens at Innisbrook this week are said to be not as pristine as they otherwise might be.
Poor start and gusty winds doom Jordan Spieth to 76 at Valspar
South Florida PGA Foundation teams up with Habitat for Humanity
STUART, Fla. -- The Habitat for Humanity of Martin County, in partnership with the South Florida PGA Foundation, broke ground Saturday for a new home in Stuart.
Rory McIlroy answers questions from students at his high school in Northern Ireland
  I grew up in a small town in West Texas, where fame and fortune seemed very far away.
E-Z-GO to sponsor car in NASCAR Xfinity Series race in Phoenix this weekend
  Phoenix is one of the nation's top golf markets, and is also the home of this weekend's races on the NASCAR schedule.
Handling greens could be key to success this week at Valspar
  PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) – The Valspar Championship is in a tough spot in the Florida Swing.
Peter Uihlein leads by a shot after first round of True Thailand Classic
  HUA HIN, Thailand (AP) – Peter Uihlein made nine birdies and a bogey in an 8-under 64 to take a one-stroke lead over Pelle Edberg on Thursday in the first round of the True Thailand Classic.
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Jordan Spieth looking to dial back expectations as he defends Valspar