PGA News Archive

Saturday, September 08, 2012
Schlesinger leads US Senior Women's Amateur when play halted by weather
HERSHEY, Pa. -- Lisa Schlesinger of Laytonsville, Md., shot a 4-under 70 on Saturday to top the USGA Senior Women's Amateur leaderboard during the suspended first round of stroke-play qualifying.
Four share lead after first round in US Mid-Amateur match-play qualifying
LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Michael Castleforte, John Rudolph, John Ehrgott and Matthew Mattare shot 2-under 69 on Saturday in the U.S. Mid-Amateur to share the first-round in stroke-play qualifying.
Friday comments from some Special Olympics golfers and family members
Nate Simons, age 23, Reading, Mass. – Level III 18-hole Unified Sports Team Play
Mickelson surges to tie Singh for third round lead at BMW Championship
CARMEL, Ind. -- The BMW Championship turned into golf's version of an All-Star game Saturday with Phil Mickelson making 10 birdies to share the lead with Vijay Singh, and a host of other proven players lined up behind them Saturday at Crooked Stick.
Rohrer leads in 18-hole stroke play, Stapleton leads in 9-hole stroke play
LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. – Scott Rohrer of York, S.C., shot a 77 Saturday and continues to skillfully play the par-72 Gold Course of The Wigwam Resort to take a commanding lead of the 18-hole individual stroke play competition (Level V) in the second round of the 2012 Spec
Creamer has two-shot lead over Shin with record 54-hole score at Kingsmill
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- Paula Creamer moved into position to end a two-year victory drought, shooting a 6-under 65 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the Kingsmill Championship.
Four share KLM Open lead as Storm lets five-shot advantage slip away
HILVERSUM, Netherlands -- Graeme Storm let a five-shot advantage leak away on Saturday and will embark on Sunday's final round of the KLM Open in a four-man tie at the top of the leaderboard.
Rohrer takes lead in individual stroke play on Day of Special Olympics golf
LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. – The appearance of three-time LPGA winner I.K.
Friday, September 07, 2012
Devils Knob to go private at Wintergreen Resort
The Wintergreen Resort near Charlottesville, Va., is embarking on a $12 million improvement project that will include changing the status of its famed Devils Knob Golf Course.
Shin owns two-shot lead through 36 holes at Kingsmill Championship
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- Jiyai Shin followed her tournament-record 9-under 62 with a 68 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead in the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship.
BMW Championship Notebook: Haas in contention for second FedEx title
CARMEL, Ind. -- Bill Haas is in position to do something even Tiger Woods, Vijay Singh and Jim Furyk haven't -- making it back to the FedExCup finale in Atlanta a year after winning the playoffs.
Storm extends lead to three shots after second round at sunny KLM Open
HILVERSUM, Netherlands -- Graeme Storm remained on track to end a five-year winless drought after moving three shots clear with a 4-under 66 Friday in the second round of the KLM Open.
Singh takes one-shot lead over Woods and McIlroy at BMW Championship
CARMEL, Ind. -- Vijay Singh keeps giving himself chances to end four years without a PGA Tour victory.
LPGA Tour star Kim inspired by her time with Special Olympics golfers
Thursday, September 06, 2012
BMW Championship Notebook: Van Pelt playing well in his home state
CARMEL, Ind. -- Bo Van Pelt knows how to play golf in his home state.
Shin leads by two at soggy Kingsmill Championship after first-round 62
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- Jiyai Shin was in the middle of a solid round when a rain delay halted play at the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship for 2 hours.
Cobra launches Baffler hybrids and irons
Just ahead of its 40th anniversary, Cobra Golf is launching its new Baffler Hybrid Irons and Baffler Hybrid Iron Combo sets. Cobra, by the way, was founded in 1973 and introduced the original Baffler, golf’s first utility wood, in 1975.
McIlroy shares first-day lead at BMW Championship, Woods one back
CARMEL, Ind. -- Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy seem to be spending a lot of time together lately. That includes the top of a busy leaderboard at the BMW Championship.
Different Marks
It was once so easy: a dot or a line, maybe both. Now marking your golf ball is an act of artistic self expression, a creative statement on which you and your hipness could be judged. Enter Tin Cup, maker of stainless steel stencils for golf balls.
Storm leads KLM Open by two after shattering tournament scoring mark
HILVERSUM, Netherlands -- Graeme Storm of England shot a course-record 7-under 63 Thursday to lead the KLM Open by two shots after the opening round.