PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – The PGA of America announced that 19 PGA Professionals have completed the requirements to achieve advanced certification through the PGA Certified Professional Program 2.0 (CPP 2.0), a valuable achievement that is aimed at further enhancin
Murchison captures first Tournament Series victory despite bogey on second playoff hole
Bill Murchison of Canton, Ga., bogeyed the second playoff hole, Dec. 10, but it was just enough for his first victory in the PGA Tournament Series at PGA Golf Club.
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Tessin marks first professional victory with triumph in event No. 3 of PGA Tournament Series
Blanton Tessin of Vail, Colo., earned his first victory as a golf professional Dec. 7, winning the third event of the 34th annual PGA Tournament Series.
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Bensel captures PGA Tournament Series' second event by three shots
9 Dec 2010 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
Forty-five individuals form the latest class to graduate in the PGA Professional Golf Management Program
7 Dec 2010 - 3:51pm - 1 Comments
Eleven PGA Professionals enhance skills with certifications from the PGA Certified Professional Program
With the latest rounds of the PGA Proficiency Test completed at the end of October, 11 PGA Professionals received 13 certifications from The PGA of America’s Certified Professional Program.
7 Dec 2010 - 3:48pm - 0 Comments
Nicklaus/PGA of America teaching grants awarded to five chapters of The First Tee
7 Dec 2010 - 3:44pm - 0 Comments
2012 PGA Championship Saturday tickets already sold out
The 2012 PGA Championship today announced a historic first: all daily grounds tickets for Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, have been sold approximately 20 months prior to the event.
7 Dec 2010 - 3:36pm - 0 Comments
Dramatic finishes, PGA Professionals highlight 2010 PGA Year in Review
A wave of emotional performances among veterans and young stars from around the globe, national award winners of impact and the election of a new president form the script for The PGA of America’s 2010 Year in Review.
7 Dec 2010 - 3:28pm - 0 Comments
Skinner opens 2010 PGA Tournament Series with playoff victory
Sonny Skinner of Sylvester, Ga., made a two-putt par on the first playoff hole Tuesday (Nov. 30) to win the opening event of the 34th annual PGA Tournament Series.
7 Dec 2010 - 3:14pm - 0 Comments
Watson to be Keynote Speaker at 2011 Junior PGA Championship
Tom Watson, winner of eight major championships and a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame, will be the keynote speaker at the players' welcome reception to kick off the 2011 Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour. The Championship will be held for a second consecutive year at renowne
30 Nov 2010 - 3:34pm - 0 Comments
PGA Professional Rick Pohle Recipient of Labron Harris Sr. Award
Rick Pohle, head men's golf coach at Williams College and PGA head professional at Taconic Golf Club and a member of the Northeastern New York PGA Section, has been named winner of the Labron Harris Sr.
30 Nov 2010 - 3:23pm - 0 Comments
Thirty-Five Graduates Form Latest Class in PGA Professional Golf Management Program
Thirty-five graduates, representing 21 states, comprised the most recent class to advance through the PGA Professional Golf Management Program. The graduates were honored in ceremonies conducted Nov. 16, at the PGA Education Center in Port St.
30 Nov 2010 - 3:15pm - 0 Comments
34th PGA Tournament Series a Popular Winter Stop
The top players from last season are among the 54 entries in the opening event of the 34th PGA Tournament Series. The first of six 36-hole events concludes Tuesday on the Wanamaker Course at PGA Golf Club in Port St.
30 Nov 2010 - 3:12pm - 0 Comments
Ball, the Last Master Standing, celebrates 100th birthday
Samuel Henry "Errie" Ball, the humble man from Wales whose professional golf career was sparked by legendary Bobby Jones, achieved a new milestone Nov.
16 Nov 2010 - 3:25pm - 0 Comments
Unprecedented education schedule for PGA Merchandise Show week
An unprecedented number of learning opportunities await PGA Professionals and industry leaders during an expanded PGA Merchandise Show week-long education schedule that now begins with the PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit at The Faldo Institute, Jan.
16 Nov 2010 - 3:20pm - 2 Comments
Callaway celebrates Big Bertha's 20th birthday at PGA Merchandise Show
Callaway Golf will showcase the company's latest equipment, apparel, GPS devices, footwear and golf accessory lines during their 28th consecutive year of participation in the annual PGA Merchandise Show, Jan. 27-29, 2011, in Orlando, Fla.
16 Nov 2010 - 3:13pm - 0 Comments
Career Feats: Furyk named PGA Player of the Year; Kuchar earns first Vardon Trophy
Jim Furyk's strong finish at the end of the season, which included a rally to win the Tour Championship, vaulted him to his first PGA Player of the Year Award. Furyk won three events during the 2010 season, just enough to surpass U.S.
15 Nov 2010 - 3:04pm - 1 Comments
Bensel of New York wins Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship
In a closely contested final round that came down to the back nine on Sunday, Frank Bensel of Purchase, N.Y., separated himself from the field with a final-round 3-under par-69 and 277 total to claim the 34th Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship title, edging Travis Deibert of Jamison, Pa., by t
14 Nov 2010 - 3:52pm - 1 Comments
Bensel of New York carries lead into finale at PGA Assistant Championship
On "moving day" at the 34th Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship, veteran Frank Bensel of Purchase, N.Y., used a third-round 3-under-par 69 and 208 total to grab a one-stroke lead Saturday over Adam Rainaud of South Hadley, Mass., heading into the final round at PGA Golf Club. In a round that
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