PGA News Archive

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Metropolitan PGA Board of Directors keep in tune with history to celebrate the PGA’s 103rd birthday
The PGA of America turns 103 today, and the Metropolitan PGA Section – one of the Association’s original member entities – helped light the candles in advance.   Gathering at the Martinique New York on Broadway, Curio Collection by Hilton,
Tuesday, April 09, 2019
Marilynn Smith, Hall of Famer and LPGA founder, dies at 89
Rare Augusta National Invitation Tournament programs highlight a Masters-themed PGA REACH collection auction
Two of the rarest golf spectator programs in the game – the 1934 inaugural and second annual 1935 Augusta National Invitation Tournament – head the second cycle of items of the PGA REACH Collection featured through April 14 on The Golf Auction.  
Sunday, April 07, 2019
Jin Young Ko wins first major championship at ANA Inspiration
Corey Conners wins Valero Texas Open, qualifies for the Masters
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Corey Conners claimed his first PGA Tour victory and earned an invite to the Masters on Sunday, winning the Valero Texas Open less than a week after qualifying.   Conners only entered the tournament field Monday, and he’s the
Thursday, April 04, 2019
PGA/LPGA Professional Renee Powell named first At-Large Director of the PGA of America Board of Directors
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
PGA of America acquires Nextgengolf
Monday, April 01, 2019
The 22 times Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods played in the same major
In the 2000 PGA Championship at Valhalla, Jack Nicklaus, playing in his final PGA Championship alongside a young Tiger Woods, needed an eagle on the 18th hole to make the cut. Not surprisingly, Jack's ball nearly found the bottom of the cup.
Sunday, March 31, 2019
Kevin Kisner gets redemption with win at WGC Dell Match Play
AUSTIN, TEXAS — Kevin Kisner made it to the Dell Technologies Match Play final for the second straight year, and this time he got it right.   A week that began with a loss ended with the biggest victory of Kisner's career when he beat Matt Kuchar
Friday, March 29, 2019
The Golf Auction launches Cycle 2 of the rare, coveted pieces of the PGA REACH Collection
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (March 29, 2019) – Rare collectibles spanning more than a century and featuring several prized pieces shape the PGA REACH Collection, which opens its second cycle in an online auction March 29 to April 14.
Friday, March 22, 2019
Golf Relief and Assistance Fund available to aid victims of Midwest flooding
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – The Golf Relief and Assistance Fund was created by the PGA of America to help golf industry personnel affected directly by qualified natural disasters.
Monday, March 18, 2019
U.S. Air Force Veteran Edward Britton of Arizona earns PGA Master Professional designation
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – The PGA of America has announced that United States Air Force Veteran Edward Britton (retired Lt.
Sunday, March 17, 2019
Rory McIlroy edges out Jim Furyk to win The Players
Players Championship 2019: Leaderboard, TV schedule, live stream
The Players Championship presents many challenges to the world's best player on one of the toughest courses of the year, TPC Sawgrass.
Friday, March 15, 2019
Rory McIlroy, Tommy Fleetwood take lead into the weekend at The Players
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Fleetwood, Bradley lead early at The Players; Woods shoots opening 70
Hally Leadbetter: How a passion for golf and entertainment has led to a fulfilling career
As the daughter of legendary PGA Member David Leadbetter, Hally Leadbetter has the game of golf in her blood.
Remembering the famous Fred Couples hole-in-three at the Players Championship
  In the first round of the 1999 Players Championship, fan favorite Fred Couples stepped to the tee on the world-famous, par-3, island-green 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass.   Like many before him — and countless thousands since then &md
The Players 2019: How TPC Sawgrass will play like a new course this year
The Players Championship presents many challenges to the world's best player on one of the toughest courses of the year, TPC Sawgrass.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
The Players: Keys to success at TPC Sawgrass
The Players Championship presents many challenges to the world's best player on one of the toughest courses of the year, TPC Sawgrass.