PGA News Archive

Sunday, January 10, 2016
Jordan Spieth reaches 30 under to win by eight at Hyundai TOC
  KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) – The view from the top looks as spectacular as ever for Jordan Spieth.   He was standing in the 18th fairway Sunday at Kapalua, his victory in the Hyundai Tournament of Champions easily
Davis Love III rolls in 93-foot birdie putt with a hybrid club at Kapalua
  About an hour ago, we were telling you how big the greens are at Kapalua as Jason Day drained a 75-foot putt for eagle on the fifth hole.
Jason Day drains 75-foot eagle putt in final round at Kapalua
  Everything might be bigger in Texas, but the fairways and greens at Kapalua are bigger than any other venue on the PGA Tour.
Robert Allenby returns to Sony Open one year after bizarre incident
  KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) – Robert Allenby is returning to the Sony Open and hopeful of a better outcome – on and off the golf course.   Allenby still doesn't know what happened last year the night he missed
The stars have returned to Kapalua
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — The stars are back at Kapalua, and perhaps this is where the brightest will shine again.
Stone wins South African Open
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Brandon Stone won the South African Open on Sunday for his maiden European Tour title, becoming the youngest player to win the event since it joined the tour schedule in 1997.
Rymer inducted into S.C. Golf Hall
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Standing 6-foot-2 and weighing 240 pounds his freshman year, Charlie Rymer looked like a natural for the Fort Mill High football team about 30 years ago. "Nope," Eddie Weldon, his coach, said, "Your future is in golf."
Saturday, January 09, 2016
Watch: Jordan Spieth's near-albatross from 250 yards out on No. 18
Jordan Spieth closed out Saturday's third round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions with a flourish. If a near-albatross that turned into a 10-foot eagle putt can be considered a "flourish."
Spieth eagles final hole for 65, leads by 5
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) -- Sharp as ever to start the new year, Jordan Spieth capped off another strong performance with a 10-foot eagle on Saturday for an 8-under 65, giving him a five-shot lead over Brooks Koepka going into the final round of the Hyundai Tournament of Cham
Watch: Jordan Spieth drains a 46-footer for birdie
Jordan Spieth just keeps adding to the highlight reel this week. FRIDAY AT KAPALUA: Spieth chips in for eagle at No. 9
Rickie Fowler chips in for eagle
Sure, a lot of talk this week in Maui has been centered around Rickie Fowler's new look -- the joggers and high-tops. But, let's not forget that the lad can play too.
2016 Ryder Cup venue gets a blanket of snow
A record-breaking spell of warmer than normal weather allowed Twin Cities golfers the opportunity to play almost until Christmas.
Stone, Brooks share SA Open lead
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Brandon Stone and Daniel Brooks share the lead at the European Tour's South African Open after the third round was suspended because of approaching thunderstorms and the threat of lightning on Saturday.
Friday, January 08, 2016
Patrick Reed opens Hyundai defense with narrow edge over Jordan Spieth
  KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) – The first round of the new year on the PGA Tour was not an encore for Jordan Spieth – or defending champion Patrick Reed.   Spieth had said earlier in the week that an encore mea
Spieth grabs four-shot lead at Hyundai with second-round 64
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) -- A new year, and everything is falling Jordan Spieth's way.
Houston charity sells donated green jacket
HOUSTON (AP) — An Augusta National Golf Club green jacket from the 1960s donated to a Houston charity in a bundle of clothes has sold for thousands of dollars to a Pennsylvania car dealer.
Watch: Jordan Spieth's eagle hole-out at Kapalua
Short game? Jordan Spieth has one of the best, and he showed it off again during Friday's second round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions at Kapalua's Plantation Course.
Kisner's 2016 goal: Avoid knockouts
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Kevin Kisner has a motto for 2016 that surely is unlike that of any other player on the PGA Tour. Don't be Ronda Rousey.
Weather halts Grace's S. Africa charge
GAUTENG, South Africa (AP) -- Branden Grace's charge up the leaderboard at the SA Open was halted by stormy weather Friday, with play abandoned midway through the second round.
Golden Bear named Great Ohioan
Golfing great Jack Nicklaus, industrialist John D. Rockefeller and U.S. Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart are the new crop of Great Ohioans.