PGA News Archive

Sunday, April 29, 2018
Billy Horschel, Scott Piercy capture Zurich Classic title
AVONDALE, La. (AP) — Billy Horschel and Scott Piercy won the Zurich Classic team event Sunday, closing with a bogey-free 5-under 67 in alternate-shot play.   Horschel became a two-time winner at TPC Louisiana.
Dustin Johnson, Patrick Reed to headline new Saudi Arabia golf tournament
RIYADH -- The European Tour's newest tournament, taking place in Saudi Arabia, has signaled its intent to become the biggest golf tournament in the Middle East by announcing that Dustin Johnson and Patrick Reed will tee it up at the inaugural event next year.  
Former World No. 1 Lydia Ko seeks first win in almost two years
DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Days after turning 21, Lydia Ko is surrounding herself with family and friends and soaking up good vibes on a golf course she loves as she seeks to end a victory drought.   The former No.
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Jessica Korda takes 1-shot lead at LPGA MEDIHEAL
DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Jessica Korda is trying to leave everyone else behind — and not get too far ahead of herself in the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship.
Michael Kim & Andrew Putnam lead Zurich Classic team event
AVONDALE, La. (AP) — Kevin Kisner and Scott Brown nearly won the Zurich Classic last year after Kisner's stunning chip shot forced a playoff that they eventually lost. Another good round Friday put the duo back in contention at TPC Louisiana.
Thursday, April 26, 2018
Tiger Woods commits to play Wells Fargo, The Players
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tiger Woods is returning from his post-Masters break at the Wells Fargo Championship next week.   It will be his first time playing at the Quail Hollow Club since he missed the cut in 2012.
WE ARE GOLF celebrates 11th annual National Golf Day in Washington, D.C.
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Aaron Rodgers, Chris Paul to host celebrity NFL vs. NBA golf tournament
Golf spikes, a few tees and a bag of clubs will be the equipment of choice when NBA and NFL icons – some of the best athletes in the world – compete against each other in a first-of-its-kind charity golf tournament, created in partnership between Turner Sports and CAA Sports.&nbs
USGA and PGA of America team up to preserve golf history
How kids can learn and play golf in a fun, team environment through PGA Jr. League
Celebrating National Golf Day
Today, April 25, 2018, is National Golf Day -- a day where a coalition of golf's leading organizations heads to Washington, D.C., to educate our country's lawmakers about the game's significant impact. Here's a look at what's going on:
Most expensive golf gear you can buy
PGA Tour is set for an exciting second half to the season
The PGA Tour began the second half of the season at the Texas Open, with Andrew Landry becoming the seventh first-time winner.   Never mind that it feels as though the season is just getting started.   Still to come are th
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
101 PGA Professionals named General Manager during first quarter of 2018
Report shows golf's economic impact in US up 22% since 2011
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – WE ARE GOLF– a coalition of the game’s leading associations and industry partners – unveiled its new U.S. Golf Economy Report at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
Four teenagers who won on the PGA Tour
Aggressive goose takes out high school golfer
Though geese can be beautiful when watching them fly in flocks, the truth is they can be a real nuisance to golfers.   And that's without them attacking golfers.   Say what?!
The story behind that amazing goose vs. golfer photo
Monday, April 23, 2018
How to properly execute the 'bump and run'
2013 PGA Teacher of the Year Lou Guzzi explains how to improve your short game by learning the keys to hitting the bump-and-run shot.
This is how learning to bump and run can shave strokes off your game
2013 PGA Teacher of the Year Lou Guzzi explains how to improve your short game by learning the keys to hitting the bump-and-run shot.