PGA News Archive

Monday, January 21, 2019
Why new stats say David Duval's 59 might be history's greatest sub-60 round
The unorthodox upbringing that led Xander Schauffele to PGA Tour success
As Stefan Schauffele recalls it, his son, Xander, could not have been more than about 12 years old when he offered him a first puff off a cigar.   "He went green as leaves on a tree," the father said with a laugh.  
LPGA golfer Kim Kaufman eager to see KPMG Women's PGA Championship at Hazeltine
As close to a Minnesotan as the LPGA currently gets, South Dakotan Kim Kaufman played plenty of junior tournaments in these here parts, but until Tuesday didn't get her first look at famed Hazeltine National Golf Club, site of June's KPMG Women's PGA Championship.
PGA of America announces open registration for newly re-branded 33rd PGA WORKS Collegiate Championship
Sunday, January 20, 2019
Alvaro Ortiz breaks through to win Latin America Amateur Championship, Masters invite
LA ROMANA, Dominican Republic (AP) — Right when it looked as though Alvaro Ortiz of Mexico would endure more heartache at the Latin American Amateur Championship, he delivered his best shots and finally earned a trip to the Masters.   A runner-up each
PGA Tour rookie Adam Long prevails to win first tournament at Desert Classic
LA QUINTA, Calif.
Eun-Hee Ji conquers weather conditions to win LPGA Tournament of Champions
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Phil Mickelson maintains 2-shot lead heading into final round of Desert Classic
LA QUINTA, Calif. — Phil Mickelson made three long birdie putts on the back nine Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the Desert Classic.
Friday, January 18, 2019
Phil Mickelson shoots 68 to take 2-shot lead into weekend at the Desert Classic
LA QUINTA, Calif. — Phil Mickelson birdied four of his last five holes Friday in the Desert Classic to take a two-stroke lead into the weekend in his first event of the year.
Torrey Pines South Course: Aerial Scenic Drone Tour
Watch a scenic drone tour of historic Torrey Pines South Course, with spectacular scenery along the Pacific Coast.
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Phil Mickelson shoots 12-under 60 at the Desert Classic in 2019 debut
LA QUINTA, Calif. — Phil Mickelson still feels as young as ever. He still plays that way, too.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
AIG named official insurance partner of the PGA of America
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — American International Group (AIG) has been named the Official Insurance Partner of the PGA of America, as well as some of the PGA’s most prestigious Championships.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
James Mason, Omar Uresti win PGA Senior Stroke Play Championship
NBC to use Toptracer on all 18 holes of PGA Tour telecasts
The NBC Sports Group and Topgolf Entertainment are unveiling a new technology partnership which they are hoping will bring golfers and casual fans closer to the sport.   The multiyear agreement includes the expansion of Toptracer as the network's ball-t
Doug Ferguson named recipient of 2019 PGA Lifetime Achievement Award in Journalism
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
Monday, January 14, 2019
Frank Bensel, James Mason Lead PGA Senior Stroke Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Frank Bensel made so many birdies Monday, he couldn’t remember them all.
Sunday, January 13, 2019
Matt Kuchar captures second win of the season at the Sony Open
Mitchell Camp, Dan Olsen lead PGA Senior Stroke Play Championship
Saturday, January 12, 2019
Matt Kuchar maintains two-shot lead heading into final round of Sony Open
HONOLULU — Matt Kuchar kept another clean card and shot a 4-under 66 to take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Sony Open, a chance to win twice in one PGA Tour season for only the second time in his career.
Friday, January 11, 2019
Matt Kuchar shoots back-to-back 63s to take 36-hole lead at Sony Open
HONOLULU (AP) — The easygoing vibe in Hawaii is a perfect fit for Matt Kuchar, who spends as much as a month at a time on the islands when his schedule allows.   The Sony Open is more about work than play, and he’s having just as much fun.