PGA News Archive

Thursday, December 14, 2017
Brett Melton, Rod Perry, Mike Ballo lead Event No. 5 of PGA Tournament Series presented By Golf Advisor
PORT ST. LUCIE (Dec. 14, 2017) -- After finishing 10th earlier this week despite playing the par-5s in 1-over par, Brett Melton knew what he needed to work on.
17 of the best tweets from golfers in 2017
The golf world is a special beast in and of itself, but take that world and put it on social media and you've got a recipe for greatness. With the end of 2017 upon us, we take a look at 17 of the top tweets from golfers this year.  Enjoy:
Review the biggest moments from the entire 2017 golf season
Look back across the highlights from the 2017 golf season, from Justin Thomas' hot start in Hawaii, to the Masters, to international team competitions, and Tiger Woods' 4th surgery and his successful return to playing at the Hero World Challenge.
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
The best shot hit with each club in the bag in 2017 on the PGA Tour
Some of the defining shots on the PGA Tour this year were hit from the tee and fairway, from the bunkers and behind trees, and even from the driving range. Two of them effectively clinched a first major. One of them introduced another young star.
The democratic, yet cruel life of trying to make the PGA Tour
Golf is among the most democratic of all sports. There are no judges or referees to miss a call, no teammates to lean on or blame. There is no clock to expire and end your comeback, no opponent to tackle you or block your shot.
Rory McIlroy plans a busy schedule leading to the Masters
Rory McIlroy took off the final three months of the year to heal his body and clear his mind, and he appears eager to get back to work.
Editor's picks: Our 7 favorite golf stories of the year
The best golf stories of the year aren't always the ones that happen inside the ropes. Sometimes they're the ones that nobody knows about, or the ones that you need to know more about. In 2017, the editors at PGA.com stumbled upon many of those.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Bob Sowards wins event No. 4 of the PGA Tournament Series
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Tour scenic Belfair of Bluffton in South Carolina
Belfair of Bluffton, South Carolina, one of the Southeast’s acclaimed golf destinations, will host the 2019 PGA Professional Championship, the world’s largest all-professional event.
PGA Professional Championship marks its first move to April with a 2019 visit to scenic Belfair in South Carolina
Belfair of Bluffton, South Carolina, one of the Southeast’s acclaimed golf destinations, will host the 2019 PGA Professional Championship, the world’s largest all-professional event.
Top 11 golf shots of 2017
How did he do that? If you've ever gone to a PGA Tour event, you've likely found yourself asking that very question repeatedly. The amount of talent out there is just amazing. They can pull off shots that the rest of us can't even comprehend.
The Best PGA Moments of 2017
Look back at the 2017 season from PGA of America events, from Justin Thomas' win at the PGA Championship, Danielle Kang's win at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship, Bernhard Langer's win at the KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship, and Georgia's win in the PGA Jr.
Monday, December 11, 2017
Omar Uresti, Rich Berberian among four tied for lead in Event No. 4 of PGA Tournament Series
PORT ST. LUCIE (Dec. 11, 2017) -- Reigning PGA Professional Champion Omar Uresti’s finishes keep trending in the correct direction.
Man attempts shot from ice-covered bunker and... well, you know what happens next
When are people going to learn that golf and ice just don't mix?
7 bold predictions for the 2017-18 PGA Tour season
It's hard to believe, but the 2017-18 PGA Tour season is already upon us... 11 days after the last season ended. Brendan Steele successfully defended his Safeway Open title in Napa on Sunday, winning the first event on the schedule for the second straight year.
5 best women's golf moments in 2017
Look back at Danielle Kang's victory at the 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship at Olympia Fields Country Club, as she became a major champion at the age of 24.
USGA, The R&A to adopt new local rules regarding video review
FAR HILLS, N.J., USA and ST ANDREWS, Scotland (December 11, 2017) -- A working group led by the USGA and The R&A has unanimously agreed to adopt a new set of protocols for video review when applying the Rules of Golf.
Sunday, December 10, 2017
For professional tour golfers, winning can't be the only thing
Matt Kuchar was asked to characterize his season earlier this week at the QBE Shootout in Naples. He had a bit of a philosophical answer. He felt like he improved, and that was important to him.
7 odd golf gifts
'Tis the season of giving. Which means -- if we've been good boys and girls -- we'll also be receiving gifts.
Friday, December 08, 2017
Daniel Iceman Wins Event No. 3 of PGA Tournament Series Presented By Golf Advisor
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida (Dec. 8, 2017) -- Daniel Iceman lived up to his surname Friday.