PGA News Archive

Sunday, April 02, 2017
Angel Cabrera makes walk-off ace at Shell Houston Open
You always want to go into Masters week on a high note. I'm not sure how anyone could top what past Masters champ Angel Cabrera did on Sunday at the Shell Houston Open though... short of winning.
Zach Johnson brushed off chilly conditions to win 10 years ago at Augusta National
Being an Iowa boy, Zach Johnson will never mind playing golf in a little cold weather.
Saturday, April 01, 2017
19 PGA Junior League golfers ready to compete at Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals
With the golf season in full swing, we’re all getting ready to watch one of the new, great traditions in golf unfold – the Drive, Chip & Putt National Finals.
US Mid-Amateur champ Stewart Hagestad ready for the Masters
Breakfast was served at Big Canyon Country Club, where Stewart Hagestad sat, ate and talked about his amateur golf life mostly in a self-effacing tone as his biggest date with the game approached.
Masters Tournament: Does early-year success lead to a green jacket?
As we enter the home stretch of tournaments leading up to the Masters Tournament in April, there will be a lot of talk about how a win could jumpstart a player and give them the momentum needed to capture the green jacket.
Sam Kodak, Braden Miller ready for their Drive, Chip and Putt moments at Augusta
Sam Kodak has had his moment at Augusta National Golf Club before. Braden Miller has not. But both Naples youngsters will be sharing a special one on Sunday morning in the fourth Drive, Chip and Putt Finals at the historic site of the Masters tournament.
Suzann Pettersen takes lead at wind-delayed ANA Inspiration
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — While the entire field at the ANA Inspiration spent the whole day playing catch-up, Norway's Suzann Pettersen and the Korda sisters managed to get ahead.
20 years later, how Tiger's win changed the face of golf
On a sunny Sunday afternoon in April 1997, I stood next to Lee Elder beneath the giant oak behind the clubhouse at Augusta National Golf Club as he tried to put into perspective what he was witnessing -- a perspective no one else in the world could offer.
Friday, March 31, 2017
Tiger Woods says he won't play 2017 Masters
Tiger Woods won't play in the Masters for the third time in the last four years because he says he is not tournament ready.
Rickie Fowler hits 70 mph throwing out first pitch at Houston Astros game
Rickie Fowler took pitching to a whole new level Thursday night.
Jim Furyk to play in Travelers Championship
Mr. 58 is returning to play in the Travelers Championship as promised.
Dustin Johnson the early favorite at the Masters
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Turn the calendar to the first full week in April, and Dustin Johnson's three straight victories suddenly seem like dress rehearsals. Now it's time for golf's biggest star to perform at Augusta National, the sport's greatest theater.
Jordan Spieth hopes to put 2016 Masters behind him
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The drive home from Augusta National was quiet, a rarity when Jordan Spieth is in the car. He was wearing a blue shirt, not a green jacket.
Michelle Wie, Lucy Li paired at LPGA major
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Michelle Wie was the teenage prodigy on this same desert course 14 years ago, showing off her precocious skills and a seemingly limitless future.
Adam Scott gearing up for the Masters at Shell Houston Open
HUMBLE, Texas (AP) — Adam Scott is back at the Shell Houston Open for the first time in seven years with a change in strategy for the majors. He wants to make sure his game is up to speed for the Masters. And that goes for his caddie, too.
Thursday, March 30, 2017
PGA of America expands PGA Junior Golf Camps to more than 90 locations across US
East Lake Golf Club Golf Travel Dream Rounds
East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta has a glorious history and deep connection with its home city. Take a tour through its famous clubhouse and fairways to learn about the origins and impact of this iconic destination from PGA Professional and Director of Golf at East Lake, Chad Parker.
Amateur, 16, makes hole-in-one in LPGA's first major of 2017
Playing in a professional major championship as an amateur is pretty darned special. But -- outside of winning -- you know what could make it even more special? How about a hole-in-one?
Your favorite Masters moments
A while back, we reached out to our friends in Facebook Nation and asked the following question:
Phil Mickelson chips in for birdie at Shell Houston Open
Phil Mickelson is at the Shell Houston Open this week to tune up for next week's Masters Tournament.