PGA News Archive

Thursday, July 05, 2018
Phil Mickelson explained everything you need to know about chipping to Larry Fitzgerald
Arizona Cardinals superstar wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (and all of us) got a world-class short-game lesson from Phil Mickelson at Wednesday's Military Tribute at The Greenbrier Pro-Am.
Scottish teenager Sam Locke, a part-time barista, just qualified for The Open Championship
A 19-year-old barista will be teeing off against the best in the world at The Open Championship.
Xander Schauffele looks for continued PGA Tour success at The Greenbrier
On tee shots, your goal is obviously to hit the fairway. PGA Professional Ron Philo Jr. explains how a proper stance and posture can help you hit the ball straighter as well as farther.
Youngest player to shoot his age or better on the PGA Tour
Tuesday, July 03, 2018
Oldest winners on the PGA Tour
Here's a staggering stat for you... There have been 874 events played on the PGA Tour this century. With Phil Mickelson's win in March in the WGC-Mexico Championship at age 47, it was just the 18th time in those 874 events that a player age 47 or older has won.
How driving distance has changed over the past 40 years on the PGA Tour
See how Dustin Johnson, the 2018 calendar year's first winner, generates so much power and accuracy, like on his 433-yard drive on the par-4 12th hole at the Sentry Tournament of Champions. Analysis and instruction from PGA Professional Lou Guzzi.
PGA REACH and PGA REACH Carolinas name PGA WORKS Fellowship after Sara “Sunny” Harris Hutchinson
GREENSBORO, N.C. (July 2, 2018)—PGA REACH, the 501(c)(3) foundation of the PGA of America, will honor the legacy of Sara “Sunny” Harris Hutchinson by naming the PGA REACH Carolinas PGA WORKS Fellowship, The Sunny Harris Hutchinson PGA WORKS Fellowship.
Monday, July 02, 2018
5 golf hats to add to your collection this summer
Now that we're entering the dog days of summer, it's important to make sure that you have all the hats you need for the golf course. Some hats favor practicality, others favor fashion and some are more comical.
Sam Snead remains only male to have won LPGA event
Here's something you may not have known about the PGA Tour's all-time wins (82) leader, Sam Snead: Slammin' Sammy became the first and only male to win an LPGA event on Feb. 7, 1962. Huh?
The Tiger Woods roars don't rattle the field like before
POTOMAC, Md. (AP) — The roars are as deafening as ever.
Sunday, July 01, 2018
Francesco Molinari runs away with win at the National
7 PGA Tour events that are gone but not forgotten
Justin Thomas makes incredible par from a bridge to finish French Open
Justin Thomas was the only American player currently on the short list to make the U.S. Ryder Cup team to make the trip to Paris for the French Open and the flight was certainly worth it for the World No. 2.
Alex Noren's clutch performance down the stretch wins him the French Open
PARIS — Alex Noren won the French Open by one shot on Sunday after a final round 4-under 67.
Friday, June 29, 2018
Tiger Woods shoots 65, in range going into weekend at TPC Potomac
Check out the best new golf balls for the 2018 golf season, from Titleist, Callaway, Bridgestone, Srixon, Wilson and more!
Before you change putters like Tiger Woods, here’s why you should get fitted
The Arrow or the Indian? Attention! The Big Cat has entered the arena with a new weapon... hurry kiddos! Rush on out and get your mallet putters today!
How Tiger Woods did with his new mallet putter at the Quicken Loans National
Tiger Woods needed to shake something up. At the start of the week, Woods was No. 89 on the PGA Tour in strokes gained putting, with an average of 0.108, compared to PGA Tour leader Jason Day at 1.193.
Odds of a hole in one, albatross, condor and golf's other unlikely shots
When it comes to a hole-in-one, an albatross or, even a condor -- more on that coming , if you don't know what it is -- us golfers know they're all extra special. But just how special are they? Like, what are the odds?
Aaron Rodgers, Charles Barkley, Tom Brady, other NFL and NBA stars show off their golf swings
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Aaron Rodgers, Charles Barkley, Tom Brady, other NFL and NBA stars show off their golf swings