PGA News Archive

Friday, June 22, 2018
Phil Mickelson joins to compete in skills challenge at Women's PGA Championship
WHAT: Kicking off the week of the 2018 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, KPMG will host an interactive event benefiting local youth at Chicago’s historic Soldier Field.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Why you should try Jordan Spieth's cross-handed putting technique
Frank Mantua, a PGA Professional and Director of Golf at US Golf Camps, explains the benefits of Jordan Speith's cross-handed putting technique that has made him one of the best putters on the PGA Tour.
PGA Junior League offers inclusive learning environment for young golfers
A line of thunderstorms threatened to spoil the afternoon but eventually passed in time for 12-year-old Tyler Campbell to get in his warmup routine at Schifferdecker Golf Course.
15 Greatest golfers of all time
Any list that dives into the "greatest" at anything is sure to spark a debate.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Top players look to bounce back from tough US Open weekend
CROMWELL, Conn. — Some of the biggest names in golf missed the cut at last week's U.S. Open.
PGA of America statement on the passing of Hubert Green
PGA of America Vice President Suzy Whaley issued the following statement on the passing of Hubert Green:
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
5-time Open Champion Peter Thomson dies at 88
Peter Thomson, a five-time winner of The Open Championship and only golfer in the 20th century to win the tournament for three straight years, has died.
41-year-old mini-tour journeyman on the verge of his PGA Tour dream
This could finally be the year for Chris Thompson.
The 2019 PGA Tour schedule is starting to get a little more clear
See some of 2018's best new golf irons out there, from among Titleist, Callaway, TaylorMade, Bridgestone, Cobra, Wilson and more! One of these is sure to take your game to the next level off the tee this season!
7 of the top animal encounters we’ve seen on the golf course
It may have been the day after Father’s Day, but Dylan Block did his dad, Michael, a huge solid at the PGA Professional Championship on Monday.
Monday, June 18, 2018
Spyglass Hill is a true bucket-list experience
Minnesota gets regular PGA Tour stop in 7-year deal
Check out the best new golf balls for the 2018 golf season, from Titleist, Callaway, Bridgestone, Srixon, Wilson and more!
Sunday, June 17, 2018
Tips for keeping a level head in tough golf tournaments
Flipping through channels, as I took a break from watching the carnage that is the US Open, I stopped at a Road Runner and Wildly coyote cartoon...I watched the old gag of a small pebble rolling down a hill and as it picks up speed, become a large bolder.
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Tiger Woods has walked more than 10 million yards in his career (about 6,300 miles)
This will come as a surprise to absolutely no one, but Tiger Woods — one of the most prolific golfers of all time — has played a lot of golf in his career.
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Tiger Woods records: 17 of his most eye-popping achievements
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.
The 9 greatest achievements in golf
I've been tasked with the impossible: Ranking golf's 9 greatest achievements, in order. How do you even do that?
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.
This amateur golfer made two aces over the span of just 19 hours
When he hit his first-ever hole-in-one at Hayfields Country Club in Hunt Valley on Wednesday, Michael Thompson was naturally thrilled.
Monday, June 11, 2018
Story behind famous 'Tin Cup' hole and golf course
EDITOR'S NOTE: We are republishing this story as today, June 11, 2018, begins US Open week — the tournament at the center of this classic movie's most famous scene.
Here's who would have won every U.S. Open if the playoff was only two holes