Illinois golf guru celebrates 25 years as PGA teaching pro
FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Illinois -- Like most young players who grow up with a golf club in their hands, Dan Polites dreamed of playing on the PGA Tour while perfecting his golf skills at St. Clair Country Club in Belleville and Clinton Hill Golf Course in Swansea.
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Alison Curdt earns exemption into 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (Feb.
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Rob Labritz takes sole possession of lead in Stroke Play Championship; Karen Paolozzi extends lead in Women's
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida (February 7, 2017) -- The Metropolitan PGA Section is flexing its muscles through two rounds of the Stroke Play Championship as Rob Labritz of Pound Ridge, New York leads the way at 11-under.
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Rich Berberian Jr.-Rob Corcoran hold on to win inaugural PGA Four-Ball Stableford Team Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (Feb. 1, 2017) -- After sleeping on the lead for three nights and fighting off repeated challenges, Rich Berberian Jr. and Rob Corcoran had one last task Thursday.
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Twenty years later, Steve Scott looks back on epic bout with Tiger Woods
Editor's note: We're republishing this story as Steve Scott was welcomed to PGA of America Headquarters this morning for a fireside chat.
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The Pursuit of Excellence takes Multiple Paths at PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit
ORLANDO, Fla. – Like the nearly 800 attendees at the 15th PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit, PGA Professional Todd Sones is on a quest to make his students walk away with smiles on their faces.
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In search of golf's Holy Grail: More distance
With today’s longer courses, amazing advances in technology for equipment and players on Tour hitting literal moon shots off the tee, it’s only natural that every day golfers want to grip it and rip it farther, too.
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Golf meets science to open PGA Teaching and Coaching Summit
ORLANDO, Fla. – Is the Force with you? Inquiring PGA Professional minds would like to know.
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Sigma Pi Phi PGA Junior League Golf Event Celebrates the Game’s Future
The future of golf was on display at Sandhill Crane Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, over the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Weekend.
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Drive, Chip and Putt Championship announces 2018 qualifying schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Today the USGA, Masters Tournament and the PGA of America officially launched the 2018 Drive, Chip and Putt Championship by announcing the local qualifying schedule for the program’s fifth year.
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Omar Uresti claims final event of 2016 PGA Tournament Series
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Omar Uresti wasn’t going to let this opportunity get away. Not after two close calls during the last week.
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Omar Uresti, Kyle Higgins share lead in final event of 2016 PGA Tournament Series
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – If nothing else, Omar Uresti is persistent. Uresti has yet to win a PGA Tournament Series event, but nobody has come closer the last week. He lost a playoff and finished second by a shot in his last two starts.
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PGA Golf Club renovations earn high praise
The PGA Golf Club's recent renovations are being noticed. Golf Inc. magazine recently listed the Port St. Lucie club among the top five "Most Improved Courses of the Year."
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Bob Sowards wins Event No. 5 of PGA Tournament Series
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Bob Sowards was anxious to be playing in Event No. 5 of the PGA Tournament Series after losing a lead last Friday.
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Brett Melton shoots 6-under 66, leads Event No. 5 of PGA Tournament Series
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Brett Melton’s scorecard got busy early Monday, then turned boring. Melton made only one par on the front nine, but he had five birdies, an eagle and two bogeys to turn the Dye Course at 5-under 31 at PGA Golf Club.
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Rod Perry wins playoff to claim Event No. 4 of PGA Tournament Series
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Starting the day six shots back, tied for 22nd place, Rod Perry didn’t think he had a chance of winning Event No. 4 of the PGA Tournament Series at PGA Golf Club.
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PGA Championship, Ryder Cup highlights and PGA of America Centennial Celebration to air Dec. 13 on Golf Channel
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Jimmy Walker’s march to a PGA Championship; the 41st Ryder Cup, one of the most riveting in the history of golf’s ultimate spectacle; and an in-depth retrospective of the PGA of America Centennial Celebration debut in back-to-back h
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Bob Sowards leads by one stroke in Event No. 4 of PGA Tournament Series
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – They say dinner never tastes as delicious when a golfer has a bogey late in his round, even if it’s a great round. Just ask Bob Sowards and Kirk Hanefeld.
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Three tied for lead in event No. 3 of PGA Tournament Series
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – A quarter century after his greatest golf victory – beating highly-regarded Jim Albus in the 1991 New York Metropolitan Open -- Mike Diffley is trying to do something almost as improbable.
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