PGA News Archive

Thursday, September 20, 2018
Tiger Woods proud to be back at East Lake for FedEx Cup finale
How does Tiger Woods' swing compare to the young guns like Justin Thomas? PGA Professional from Silo Ridge Field Club Brian Crowell explains how a 41-year-old Tiger is able to hit it as far as the game's young stars.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
James Ray Carpenter, 25th president of the PGA of America, passes at age 91
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – James Ray (J.R.) Carpenter of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, the 25th president of the PGA of America, passed away early Wednesday at his daughter’s home in Hattiesburg following complications from congestive heart failure.
2019 FedEx Cup changes: $15 million champion prize, new scoring system
ATLANTA — The bonus pool for the PGA Tour postseason doubles next year to $70 million in a revamped system that gives a head start to top players at the Tour Championship and pays $15 million to the FedEx Cup champion.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
PGA of America partners with Congressional Country Club to host Championships
The PGA of America announced today that Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland, will host eight of its championships and events over the next two decades including the Ryder Cup and PGA Championship.
Congressional to host future PGA of America Championships
The PGA of America announced today that Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland, will host eight of its championships and events over the next two decades including the Ryder Cup and PGA Championship.
Monday, September 17, 2018
Ryder Cup Top-9: Great Moments in History
The Ryder Cup has a seen so many memorable moments over its storied history. Take a look back at 9 moments that have shaped the current rivalry into one of the greatest sporting events in the world.
Sunday, September 16, 2018
Angela Stanford captures first major title at Evian Championship
EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France (AP) — Angela Stanford ended her long wait for a first major title when her 3-under 68 was enough to win the Evian Championship by one shot Sunday after long-time leader Amy Olson made double-bogey on the 18th.   At age 40, and
Thursday, September 13, 2018
PGA Junior League Ava Bunker: Growing Future Leaders
PGA Junior League's Ava Bunker talks about her favorite parts of the game.
PGA Junior League Coach Jerry Herrera: Growing Future Leaders
PGA Junior League coach, Jerry Herrera talks about what it means to be apart of the PGA Junior League.
PGA Junior League Jordan Garcia: Growing Future Leaders
PGA Junior League's Jordan Garcia breaks down some of his favorite parts of the game.
PGA Junior League Hannah & Cam Bollinger: Growing Future Leaders
PGA Junior League's Hannah and Cam Bollinger breakdown some of their tactics and favorite parts of the game.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
100 Yards to Go: Instruction Keys to Success
You're in the fairway and 100 yards from the green. Now what's the best strategy for easily getting your ball close to the pin? PGA Professional Billy Ore offers some great strategy and technique for executing the right shot.
How to get tickets for the 2019 Augusta National Women's Amateur Championship
If you didn't get tickets through the 2019 Masters Tournament lottery, there's another chance to see world-class golf at Augusta National Golf Club in 2019.
Here is the most productive height on the PGA Tour in the last five years
There is almost a foot-long variance in the height of PGA Tour winners in the last five seasons. Austin Cook, Satoshi Kodaira, Andrew Landry, Brian Harman, David Lingmerth and Tim Clark have won on the Tour at 5-7, while Patton Kizzire has done the same at 6-5.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
We picked the equivalent Tiger vs. Phil $9 million match for every decade since 1900
The golf world has never seen a match like this: Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, $9 million at stake and played during Thanksgiving week.
Monday, September 10, 2018
Keegan Bradley snaps 6-year drought, wins BMW Championship playoff
NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa.
2018 Ryder Cup preview: What to expect in Paris
The Pennsylvania golf course that hasn't charged greens fees in more than 100 years
SHARON -- Over 100 years ago, Buhl Park Golf Course opened as one of the best bargains in golf. Anyone could play free of charge.   It remains that way today.   That's right.
Sunday, September 09, 2018
Weather postpones final round of BMW Championship
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Saturday, September 08, 2018
Justin Rose leads BMW Championship with chance to take No. 1 in the world
NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) — Justin Rose could sense the sky getting a little darker, the wind a little cooler and more brisk.