PGA Feature

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- The one-armed, backward chip that Josh Rackley holed out from 50 feet for eagle at the 13th hole in the second round was always going to be memorable.
Hanefeld grabs lead after first round of 2011 Southworth Senior PNC
LEESBURG, Va. -- Former Champion Kirk Hanefeld of Acton, Mass., taking advantage of a soft River Creek Club layout, posted a near-flawless 6-under-par 66 Thursday to grab the first-round lead in the 23rd Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship.
6 Oct 2011 - 8:15pm - 0 Comments
Wednesday Notebook: Teacher of the Year Malaska is also quite a player
Mike Malaska, the 2011 PGA Teacher of the Year, is also a very strong player.
5 Oct 2011 - 3:40pm - 0 Comments
Thompson looking to defend title at Senior PGA National Championship
A year after his victory in the Coachella Valley of Southern California, Texan Robert Thompson remains confident that he can continue to play well against National Championship-level competition.  
4 Oct 2011 - 7:12pm - 0 Comments
Thirsk reflects on landmark win in Senior PGA National Championship
Before it would become a member’s focal point on The PGA of America calendar, before it would secure the embrace of title sponsor Southworth, the Senior PGA Professional National Championship went through its own “growing pains.” The 144-player field that gathered in December
4 Oct 2011 - 12:20am - 0 Comments
Skinner looks to be winner in return to Senior National Championship
Sonny Skinner takes pride in his ability to play golf at the highest level, and is seeking his first National Championship at the 23rd Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz in Northern Virginia on Oct.
3 Oct 2011 - 11:55pm - 0 Comments
2011 Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship
23rd Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz When: October 6-9, 2011
3 Oct 2011 - 11:25pm - 1 Comments
Essig of Indiana heads national award recipients as Professional of the Year
Don "Chip" Essig IV of Indianapolis, who extended a family tradition in Section leadership, administering the Rules of Golf and managing golf facilities, heads the list of 2011 PGA of America national awards as the 58th recipient of the PGA Golf Professional of the Year Award, the hi
27 Sep 2011 - 5:22pm - 0 Comments
Special Olympics Golf means more than medals to 2011 competitors
Medal ceremonies brought an exciting three rounds of competition to a close Sunday at PGA Golf Club, but Special Olympics golfers shared a common story of how golf has meant more than awards to their lives. A field of 177 golfers from 21 U.S.
25 Sep 2011 - 7:42pm - 0 Comments
Good competition marks second day of Special Olympics Golf Tournament
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Danny Peaslee of Souris, Manitoba, Canada, has a seven-shot lead with a 41-42—83 in the Level 4 - 9-Hole Individual Stroke Play event after Round 2 of the 2011 Special Olympics Golf National Invitational Tournament played Saturday at PGA Golf Club.
24 Sep 2011 - 7:20pm - 0 Comments
First round complete at 12th Special Olympics Golf Tournament
The anticipation has been building for Round 1 of the 2011 Special Olympics Golf National Invitational Tournament played Friday at PGA Golf Club.  A field of 177 golfers from 21 U.S.
23 Sep 2011 - 11:56pm - 0 Comments
Opening Ceremony provides colorful start to Special Olympics tournament
A tournament field of 177 golfers from 21 U.S.
23 Sep 2011 - 12:09am - 0 Comments
12th Special Olympics Golf National Invitational Tournament
12th Special Olympics Golf National Invitational Tournament Who: 177 golfers from the USA, Bermuda and Canada When: September 23-25, 2011 Where: PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
22 Sep 2011 - 6:31pm - 0 Comments
Thursday's opening ceremonies tee off Special Olympics Golf National Invitational
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Nearly 500 Special Olympics athletes, coaches, volunteers, plus PGA of America and United States Golf Association (USGA) officials and city representatives will gather on Thursday, Sept.
21 Sep 2011 - 10:02am - 0 Comments
Cutter & Buck renews supporting sponsorship of Golf Retirement Plus
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Cutter & Buck, which creates a premier line of golf-inspired apparel for men and women who appreciate innovative, high-quality sportswear, is renewing its supporting partnership of Golf Retirement Plus™ through 2014.
21 Sep 2011 - 9:55am - 0 Comments
Two-time Junior PGA Champion Thompson breaks another record
At just 16 years, 7 months and 8 days old, she won the Navistar LPGA Classic by five strokes over Tiffany Joh.
21 Sep 2011 - 9:49am - 0 Comments
Former WNBA President Donna Orender to steer new Golf 2.0 initiative
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The PGA of America has engaged Donna Orender as a consultant to lead Golf 2.0's Connecting with Her strategy, a key component in the industry's overall goal of reaching 40 million golfers by 2020.
21 Sep 2011 - 9:40am - 0 Comments
PGA Village announces two new Turfgrass experts
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- PGA Village in Port St. Lucie, Fla., has appeared on Golf Digest's list of the "75 Best Golf Resorts in North America" since 2007, standing at No. 51 among all facilities.
21 Sep 2011 - 9:37am - 0 Comments
Patriot Golf Day an extraordinary show of pageantry at PGA Village
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- With an extraordinary showcase of pageantry and moving patriotic displays of all things red, white and blue, the 5th annual Patriot Golf Day Weekend at PGA Village in Port St.
6 Sep 2011 - 3:47pm - 0 Comments
George W. Bush tees off with PGA President to support Patriot Golf Day
DALLAS -- George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States, teed it up once again to mark the official start of the fifth Annual Patriot Golf Day weekend (Sept. 2-5).
6 Sep 2011 - 3:38pm - 0 Comments