PGA News Archive

Thursday, July 19, 2018
Brittany Lincicome shoots 78 in first round of PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship
NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Brittany Lincicome has a huge hole to climb out of if she hopes to make golf history.
Brittany Lincicome becomes sixth woman to play on PGA Tour
LPGA star Brittany Lincicome became the sixth woman to play on the PGA Tour when she teed it up at the Barbasol Championship.
How the golf world reacted to Brittany Lincicome playing the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship
Brittany Lincicome received a sponsor's exemption to play in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship this week, making her the sixth woman to compete in a PGA Tour event, after Babe Didrikson Zaharias, Shirley Spork, Annika Sorenstam, Suzy Whaley and Michelle Wie.
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
We explored Fortnite's new nine-hole Lazy Links golf course
Monday, July 16, 2018
Birdie-Making Brayden: Finding friendship and belonging through PGA Jr. League
For 12-year-old Brayden Dugle, team sports seemed impossible. Brayden’s mom, Megan Dugle, wanted nothing more than her son to enjoy and succeed in sports. Brayden is autistic, and with this comes difficulties socializing and communicating, as well as sensory issues.
Sunday, July 15, 2018
Michael Kim wins John Deere Classic in record-breaking runaway
SILVIS, Ill. — Michael Kim didn't just win his first PGA Tour event on Sunday. He dominated in a fashion never seen at TPC Deere Run. Kim's prizes? A little over a million bucks, a two-year exemption on tour and a trip to the British Open.
Golf for Kids Kenya grows the game in Africa
Golf is surely a global game. That is certainly understood by many that know and love the sport. However, many do not realize how global golf is becoming. In general, most know golf, in a global sense, as something played in the United States, Europe, Asia, Australia and even in South Africa.
The history of women playing in men's PGA Tour events
On several occasions, women have teed it up in men's PGA Tour events. Here is a brief history of those golfers and tournaments. Michelle Wie
Brandon Stone wins the Scottish Open after nearly shooting European Tour's first-ever 59
Brandon Stone entered the Scottish Open at Gullane ranked 371st in the Official World Golf Ranking and he left with a European Tour victory and nearly the first sub-60 round in the tour's history. His Scottish Open victory also qualifies him for The Open Championship at Carnoustie.
Saturday, July 14, 2018
Watch PGA stars try to get closest to the pin in a Hickory Challenge at the Scottish Open
The European Tour is at it again. 
Michael Kim birdies eight holes to surge into lead at John Deere Classic
SILVIS, Illinois -- Michael Kim took a four-shot lead Friday at the John Deere Classic in the Quad Cities, which was suspended twice because of weather concerns.
Friday, July 13, 2018
Suzy Whaley: The U.S. Senior Women's Open an 'incredibly special week'
PGA Vice President Suzy Whaley narrowly missed the cut in the inaugural U.S. Senior Women's Open, but being part of a group that made history made the week something to never forget.
Phil Mickelson says 'we're close' to the $10 million rivalry match with Tiger Woods
Bryson DeChambeau hopes to play in British Open despite injury
Bryson DeChambeau withdrew from the John Deere Classic, but he said he's not going to miss making the trip to the 2018 British Open next weekend.
PGA Vice President Suzy Whaley Opens plays at the Inaugural U.S. Senior Women’s Open
PGA Vice President Suzy Whaley made history again this week when she became part of the 120 player field that is competing in the inaugural U.S.
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Bryson DeChambeau withdraws from John Deere Classic with right shoulder injury
Defending champion Bryson DeChambeau has withdrawn from the 2018 John Deere Classic with a right shoulder injury.
David Toms looks for back-to-back majors at Senior Players Championship
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. (AP) — David Toms is breathing a little easier. Nothing like winning a major to toss a big weight off a golfer's shoulders, particularly when he had gone more than seven years without a victory on either the senior or regular tours.
Betsy King eager to tee it up at inaugural US Senior Women's Open
Reading Eagle, PA - Betsy King has continued her travels to various LPGA Tour events even though she retired from playing more than a dozen years ago. She visits tour sites to promote her longtime charity, Golf Fore Africa.
Augusta National is making changes to its 5th hole. Here's what we know now
There are more details out about the changes coming to the fifth hole at Augusta National Golf Club.
Bryson DeChambeau looks to defend title at the John Deere Classic
For the first time in his PGA Tour career, Bryson DeChambeau will enter a tournament looking to defend a title.