PGA News Archive

Thursday, March 17, 2011
Casey grabs Day 1 lead at Transitions Championship after schedule change
Paul Casey changed his schedule leading up the Masters, and it's starting to look like a good move.
Woods officially enters Bay Hill, Weir will sit out to deal with wrist cyst
Tiger Woods says he will play the Arnold Palmer Invitational next week at Bay Hill.
Dodd and Lara share lead after first round of inaugural Sicilian Open
Jose Manuel Lara of Spain overcame an early double bogey to finish tied for the lead with Welsh veteran Stephen Dodd on the opening day of the European Tour’s inaugural Sicilian Open.
Furyk not worried about slow pace to begin season as he defends Transitions
Coming off the best season of his career, Jim Furyk was determined to start his PGA Tour season much better than he has in previous years.
Local Knowledge: 2011 Transitions Championship
Believe it or not, there was a time not long ago when the golf courses on the Florida Swing were a bit of a pushover for the world's top players. Birdies were an absolute must and strings of pars usually spelled a weekend off. That's not the case anymore.
Club Test 2011: Nike VR Pro Combo Irons
From Golf Magazine (April 2011) Category: Tour Irons We tested: 3-PW with True Temper Dynamic Gold steel shaft
Garcia looking to rediscover joy for golf as he makes his 2011 U.S. debut
So much about Sergio Garcia looks the same as ever. So much about him is uncertain -- mostly what’s in his heart.
Emotional Ishikawa hopes to bring joy to those struggling back home
Japan’s biggest golf star Ryo Ishikawa wishes he could fly home to see his family and find ways to help a country devastated by an earthquake and tsunami, that now faces concerns over a nuclear meltdown.
Rocca sees inaugural Sicilian Open as chance to aid golf's growth in Italy
Costantino Rocca hopes the inaugural Sicilian Open, which gets under way on Thursday, will help Italy to continue developing into a major force in world golf.
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
South Carolina Hidden Gems Hole 3 - Ocean Creek Golf Course, Hole 6
The Ocean Creek Golf Course on Fripp Island does not have too many Hidden Gems. The quality and beauty of all of our golf holes has been well documented by numerous media and golf industry observers who appreciate this amazing Davis Love design.
John Smoltz, former MLB pitcher, to play a Nationwide Tour event
VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) -- John Smoltz is going from the pitching mound to the first tee.
A Quick Nine: Do you have any superstitions?
It seems this week's question for our, "A Quick Nine," feature was such a hit with our dedicated PGA.com Facebook fans, that we had to make a little adjustment.
JoAnne Carner leads fourth annual Women's Golf Day
World Golf Hall of Fame and LPGA Hall of Fame Member JoAnne Carner kicked off a fun-filled afternoon of golf instruction, during the 4th Annual Women's Play Golf America Day, at the PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance in Port St. Lucie, Fla., on March 13.
Ninety-Three individuals form latest class to graduate from PGA Professional Golf Management Program
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Ninety-three graduates, representing 34 states, comprised the most recent class to advance through the PGA Professional Golf Management Program. The graduates were honored in ceremonies conducted March 8, at the PGA Education Center in Port St.
American Express renews partnership with The PGA of America
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Green continues comeback at 72nd Senior PGA Championiship Presented by Kitchenaid
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of March 13, 2011
What clubs did Nick Watney and last week’s other winners use to achieve victory? We take a peek inside their bags to check out the gear that earned them the big checks for the week ending March 13.  
Monday, March 14, 2011
Watney heading into elite ranks on PGA Tour after big victory at Doral
With two key par putts and a birdie on the 18th hole at Doral that is sure to become a defining moment for Nick Watney, he won a World Golf Championship and pushed his way into the conversation of top American golfers.
Still feeling rusty, Mickelson adds Bay Hill to his pre-Masters schedule
Phil Mickelson reacted to his worst finish in seven months by changing the build-up to his Masters title defense next month.
A week's worth of tweets, March 7-13, 2011
Many prominent golf companies, players and PGA instructors regularly take to Twitter to talk about their equipment and other aspects of their game.