PGA News Archive

Sunday, June 27, 2010
Lovemark topples Staten in playoff to win Nationwide Tour's Mexico Open
Rookie Jamie Lovemark fired 4-under par 68 Sunday at El Bosque Country Club to emerge from a packed leaderboard and finish regulation play at the Bicentary Mexico Open Bicentenary tied with third-round co-leader B.J. Staten at 12-under 276.
A Lesson Learned: Distance control on your putts from The Travelers Championship
First of all, congratulations to Bubba Watson, a well-deserving champion and classy champion here at this year's Travelers Championship! As always, it's a thrill to be a part of what we here at TPC River Highlands feel is one of the best events in golf (no bias here!).
Havret's summer plans are changing in wake of his U.S. Open showing
Gregory Havret's second-place finish at the U.S.
Weir wins $270,000 in Telus Skins Game by edging Villegas in chip-off
Canada's Mike Weir won $270,000 in the Telus Skins Game on Tuesday at the Bear Mountain Resort. Weir's win came down to a 125-yard pitch-off on the final hole after the five professional golfers went skinless over nine holes.
Razorback Tubert tops McCloskey to capture U.S. Women's Public Links
Emily Tubert beat Lisa McCloskey 3 and 2 in the 36-hole final match to win the Women's Amateur Public Links championship on Saturday. Tubert trailed 2-down after five holes, but won seven straight holes to go 5-up after 12.
Watson gets his first PGA Tour win in three-way Travelers playoff
Bubba Watson really wanted to play well at the Travelers Championship to impress U.S.
Kerr wins LPGA Championship by 12 strokes, set to become No. 1
Cristie Kerr soared to a 12-stroke victory at the LPGA Championship on Sunday in one of the most lopsided wins at a major, leaving her in position to become the first American to be ranked No. 1. Kerr closed with a birdie for 6-under 66, finishing at 19-under 269 and leading all four rounds.
Final-hole birdie gives Roberts one- shot win at Dick's Sporting Goods
Loren Roberts figured he'd be lucky to force a playoff in the Dick's Sporting Goods Open after making bogey at No. 17. "When I did that, I still thought I was still going to be a chaser," Roberts said. "I thought there went my chance there.
Horsey captures BMW International Open by one with birdie on final hole
David Horsey of England birdied the 18th hole to win the BMW International Open by one stroke over countryman Ross Fisher on Sunday, shooting a 5-under 67 that earned him the biggest victory of his career. The 25-year-old former Walker Cup player earned $410,000 -- easily the biggest payday of hi
Top presenters, exhibits and seminars await Fall Expo attendees
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
Graeme McDowell wins U.S. Open, recieves invitation to the 2010 PGA Grand Slam of Golf
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- The de-facto home of American golf has produced an All-American roster of U.S. Open champions: Nicklaus, Watson, Kite, Woods. But at Pebble Beach's fifth U.S.
Nicklaus, Miller, Palmer and Watson to open Harbor Shores
BENTON HARBOR/ST. JOSEPH, Mich. -- Jack Nicklaus, whose accolades as a golf course designer parallel a legendary career that includes a record 18 professional major championships, will join friends and fellow greats Johnny Miller, Arnold Palmer and Tom Watson on Aug.
The New PGA.com and You: A Great Pairing
You may have noticed a new look to PGA.com when you logged on today – and for that, we say “Thank You.” “Thank you” because it was your feedback, your insights and your requests that have led to this newest iteration of PGA.com.
Saturday, June 26, 2010
Bethpage Black: A Bucket List course
One of the most common and strongest bonds between golfers is the shared courses they play, particularly ones of historic and iconic status.
Friday, June 25, 2010
The New Groove Rule: What does it mean for you?
In golf circles, the start of the New Year has brought about a considerable amount of discussion regarding the new groove-rule installed by the USGA. At this week's 57th PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, in fact, The PGA of America is utilizing the event to educate its Professionals with the infor
British Open will feature three Korean amateurs for first time ever
The British Open has seen just about everything in its 150 years, but there will be something new at St.
Thursday, June 24, 2010
Notebook: Adam Scott hoping to extend streak of playing well in debuts
Among those on the range Sunday at Pebble Beach were a half-dozen players with hopes of winning the U.S.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Adam Scott makes Valero Texas Open his first PGA Tour victory since 2008
SAN ANTONIO -- Deep in the heart of Texas, Adam Scott only saw Australia. Harsh scrubland off the fairways that reminded him of Brisbane and sandbelt greens that looked like home. "I had a feeling Aussies would do well here this week," Scott said. None better than him.
Adam Scott makes Valero Texas Open his first PGA Tour victory since 2008
SAN ANTONIO -- Deep in the heart of Texas, Adam Scott only saw Australia. Harsh scrubland off the fairways that reminded him of Brisbane and sandbelt greens that looked like home. "I had a feeling Aussies would do well here this week," Scott said. None better than him.
Texas-Pan American captures fourth PGA Minority Championship title
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla.