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The 4th Annual Sports Diversity & Inclusion Symposium in New York City, Sept.
PGA of America awards over $300,000 in scholarships to PGA Members' children and grandchildren
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The PGA of America has announced a new cycle of national scholarship award recipients in conjunction with the PGA Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship Program.
22 Sep 2015 - 9:16am - 0 Comments
Henry Smokler Named General Counsel for the PGA of America
14 Sep 2015 - 4:05pm - 0 Comments
PGA of America Secretary Suzy Whaley to be Honored as 2015 Sports Business Journal "Game Changer"
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- PGA of America Secretary Suzy Whaley has been named one of Sports Business Journal’s “Game Changers: Women in Sports Business” as part of its 2015 class of 36 honorees.
14 Sep 2015 - 10:09am - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler named PGA Junior League Golf Official Ambassador
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Coming off a victory at the Deutsche Bank Championship, Rickie Fowler has been named an Ambassador for PGA Junior League Golf, which introduces boys and girls ages 13 and under to the game in a recreational team setting.
10 Sep 2015 - 8:30am - 0 Comments
Sunday notebook: Back to Bryan
BRYAN, Texas -- After debuting in the state of Texas last year, the Junior PGA Championship returns to Miramont Country Club in Bryan, Texas for a second consecutive year.
2 Aug 2015 - 4:37pm - 0 Comments
Club Car Renews Partnership with the PGA of America
FLOURTOWN, Pa. -- Club Car, a golf industry leader for nearly 60 years, has renewed its long-standing partnership with the PGA of America.
27 Jun 2015 - 9:27am - 0 Comments
PGA's Rebranded St. Lucie Trail Golf Club Launches New '' Website
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- St. Lucie Trail Golf Club's formal rebranding as a public golf course was capped off today through the official debut of a newly updated and redesigned website,
19 Jun 2015 - 3:23pm - 0 Comments
Stan Thirsk: Remembering a pro's Pro
PGA of America Hall of Famer Stan Thirsk of Overland Park, Kansas, who stamped each golf lesson with his signature smile, died May 16, at age 87.
20 May 2015 - 9:19am - 0 Comments
Chase Sapphire Preferred and PGA of America Announce Partnership Delivering Exclusive Access to the PGA Championship
NEW YORK -- Chase Sapphire Preferred, a premier rewards card from Chase designed to deliver unique experiences and exceptional service, and the PGA of America today announced an official partnership.
20 May 2015 - 9:08am - 0 Comments
Jr. PGA Champ, Sam Burns, plays Valero Texas Open this week
2014 Jr. PGA Champ, Sam Burns, qualified for to play in this week's PGA TOUR event Valero Texas Open. He prepared by playing a practice round with Jordan Spieth.
25 Mar 2015 - 4:49pm - 0 Comments
Husband, wife make aces in same round at PGA Golf Club
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Reigning Ladies Club Champion Barbara Pagana of Selinsgrove, Pa. -- taking advantage of a tip Friday morning from a PGA Professional playing partner -- made the seventh hole-in-one of her career at the Ryder Course at PGA Golf Club.
8 Mar 2015 - 10:57am - 0 Comments
Althea Gibson's legacy
Althea Gibson was a natural athlete who attempted many sports without any instruction and yet excelled. Born the daughter of a South Carolina sharecropper -- and a generation behind legendary Babe Zaharias -- Gibson became one of the most gifted African-American woman athletes in history.
23 Feb 2015 - 9:24am - 0 Comments
Jim Dent: From caddie to champion
In the 1950s, Jim Dent was a rangy black kid knocking golf balls around The Hill, a course in a poor Augusta, Ga., neighborhood with crude holes carved out by hand. One kid had a discarded 5-iron, another had a putter, another a wedge.
16 Feb 2015 - 1:05pm - 0 Comments
Raulerson, Pleczkowski grab Match Play seeds
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Charles Raulerson of Fleming Island, Florida, and Jake Pleczkowski of Siasconset, Massachusetts, each fired a 7-under-par 65 Monday at PGA Golf Club to share medalist honors and grab the respective No.
9 Feb 2015 - 6:39pm - 0 Comments
Joe Louis: Fighter for golf diversity
Joe Louis Barrow, one of the greatest boxing champions in history, may have retired from the ring in 1951, but he kept fighting – for diversity in golf, a game which he had fallen in love with decades earlier.
9 Feb 2015 - 11:20am - 0 Comments
16. and The PGA of America honor African-American golf pioneers
Editor's Note: To commemorate Black History Month 2015, and The PGA of America have put together this special section spotlighting some of golf's African-American heroes, focusing on those with a close connection to The PGA.
2 Feb 2015 - 8:45am - 0 Comments
PGA Winter Championships resume with PGA Senior-Junior Championship
The PGA Winter Championships presented by Premier Golf and GOLF ADVISOR resume Tuesday, Jan. 27, at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Florida, with the 56th PGA Senior-Junior Championship.
26 Jan 2015 - 4:53pm - 0 Comments
National award-winners headline 2014 PGA of America Year in Review show
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- “The 2014 PGA of America Year in Review: PGA Professionals Driving the Game Forward,” debuts Monday, Dec. 15 from 10 to 11 p.m. ET (7-8 p.m. PT).
15 Dec 2014 - 10:42am - 0 Comments
Full Golf Event Schedule: PGA championships, PGA Tour and more
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- “The 2014 PGA of America Year in Review: PGA Professionals Driving the Game Forward,” debuts Monday, Dec. 15 from 10 to 11 p.m. ET (7-8 p.m. PT).
18 Nov 2014 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments