PGA News Archive

Monday, October 12, 2015
PGA Section helps revive Hartford course
HARTFORD, Conn. -- Standing on the first tee, with its back border filled with flowers and colorful plants, Mike Summa hit his drive down the middle of the fairway.
Golf buddy boots away friend's eagle putt just before it drops
If you're the average golf hack, few things are as exciting on the course as having a putt for eagle -- even if it's a lengthy try.
For Berry, hockey's loss was golf's gain
Don Berry won't have to search too hard to come up with a couple of ideas for his Christmas wish list: One, a new trophy case. Two, some new luggage.
Rory commits to Irish Open through 2018
LONDON (AP) -- Rory McIlroy says he will continue to host the Irish Open until 2018 on behalf of his charity, with sponsorship also secured for the next three years.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of October 11, 2015
  What equipment did the United States team members use to win the Presidents Cup?
Sunday, October 11, 2015
Tom Lehman wins SAS Championship with late burst
CARY, N.C. — Tom Lehman had an eagle and three birdies in the final four holes Sunday to win the Champions Tour's SAS Championship.
Matthew Fitzpatrick, 21, wins British Masters for his first pro title
Bubba Watson, the Presidents Cup and a very large kangaroo
After taking home the 2015 Presidents Cup with a one-point victory, the U.S. team won big with their party game, too.
Bubba Watson makes a place for the Presidents Cup trophy
It was, no doubt, a long week for everyone involved with the 2015 Presidents Cup. The tournament would come down to Sunday play and one more singles match - Bill Haas vs. Sang moon-Bae.
90-year-old Minnesota golfer scores first ace
Good things come to those who wait, especially when it comes to golf. Charley Walters of the St. Paul Pioneer Press had this brief in his Saturday column:
Chris Kirk makes best of many huge putts on final day of Presidents Cup
  After the United States raced out to a 4-1 lead on the first day of this Presidents Cup, few would have predicted that the event would come down to the final hole of the final match of the Sunday singles.
Jessica Korda wins Sime Darby Malaysia for her fourth LPGA title
  KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) – Jessica Korda won the LPGA Malaysia on Sunday for her fourth tour title, closing with a 6-under 65 in sweltering conditions at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club for a four-stroke victory.  
United States holds on to win the Presidents Cup by a single point
  INCHEON, South Korea (AP) – Bill Haas delivered the winning point to his team and to his father Sunday in a Presidents Cup that ended with a familiar result amid tension not felt in years.   The Americans wo
J.B. Holmes chips in from deep rough for birdie at Presidents Cup
  Like many courses on the PGA Tour, the layout at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea boasts wide fairways and not-too-tough rough (at least for the pros) alongside those fairways.
Saturday, October 10, 2015
Phil Mickelson drives into an umbrella, makes par anyway at Presidents Cup
  Regardless of how this Presidents Cup turns out, it'll go down as one of the most memorable weeks in Phil Mickelson's long and distinguished career.   Mickelson entered the week as the event's oldest player, and will leave
Perry sloshes to one-shot lead at SAS
CARY, N.C. (AP) — Kenny Perry shot a 4-under 68 in the rain Saturday to take a one-stroke lead after two rounds in the Champions Tour's SAS Championship.
British Masters: Co-leaders after 54 holes
WOBURN, England (AP) — England's Matthew Fitzpatrick shot a 3-under 68 Saturday to maintain his place atop the British Masters leaderboard after the third round, but was joined in the lead by Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat.
Presidents Cup: Sunday's singles pairings
INCHEON, South Korea -- The pairings for the 12 singles matches scheduled for Sunday at the 2015 Presidents Cup (times listed are Korea time, 13 hours ahead of Eastern time):
U.S. clings to 1-point lead in Presidents Cup
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) -- Branden Grace delivered two big shots in gathering darkness Saturday that kept the International team within one point of the Americans going into a final day at the Presidents Cup that finally has some drama.
Rickie Fowler, Patrick Reed rub Phil Mickelson's belly for good luck
What do you do to bring yourself good luck on the golf course? If you're Rickie Fowler and Patrick Reed in the Presidents Cup, it's simple -- rub the belly of Phil Mickelson. Huh?