PGA News Archive

Friday, November 04, 2011
New Yorkers Puetz and Berliner tied at PGA Assistant Championship
Blustery conditions at PGA Golf Club's Wanamaker Course made for tough scoring, but first-round leader Scott Berliner of Albany, N.Y., and Timothy Puetz of East Northport, N.Y., who trailed by a stroke after the opening round, share the 36-hole lead at 6-under-par 138 in the 35th Callaway
A Sense of Huber: The Great Errie Ball
I have a very difficult time imagining myself at, say, 70, especially when it comes to walking a course and swinging a club. I have to suspend reality completely to envision such tasks at 100.
Three players tied for top spot after first round of LPGA's Mizuno Classic
Japan’s Akane Iijima made five birdies on the back nine to shoot a 6-under 66 on Friday to share the first-round lead with South Korea’s Hwang Ah-reum and Taiwan’s Teresa Lu at the Mizuno Classic.
Jacobson moves one ahead of Scott and Oosthuizen at HSBC Champions
Fredrik Jacobson played bogey-free to shoot a 6-under 66 on Friday and take a one-stroke lead on the soft Sheshan International course at the WGC-HSBC Champions.
Snedeker undergoes surgery to repair degenerative right hip, out until 2012
Brandt Snedeker will be out of golf the rest of the year as he recovers from hip surgery.
Thursday, November 03, 2011
Couples and Haas share lead after first round of Schwab Cup Championship
U.S. Presidents Cup Captain Fred Couples seems amused by all the controversy surrounding Tiger Woods' position on the American team. Some might say he relishes it.
Berliner leads by one after calm first day in PGA Assistant Championship
Scott Berliner of Albany, N.Y., fired an opening-round 6-under-par 66 to grab a one-stroke lead Thursday in the 35th Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship at PGA Golf Club.  
Inductees speak about honor in PGA Professional Hall of Fame ceremony
Faith, family and honor.
Woods says he’s finally healthy and ready to improve his tournament play
Tiger Woods believes he’s ready to return to top form after shaking off injuries that have undermined his performance for the last two years. The former world No. 1 says that he has been practicing frequently and getting his playing instincts back.
McDowell shows promise as he tries to bounce back from difficult season
Graeme McDowell packed a career of memories into one season, from his U.S. Open title at Pebble Beach to winning the match that gave Europe victory in the Ryder Cup. He knew an encore was going to be tough.
Golf Pride named sole presenting sponsor of 10th PGA Jones Cup
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The PGA of America has announced Golf Pride as presenting sponsor of the 10th PGA Jones Cup, Nov. 8-9, at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
Field set for 10th PGA Jones Cup presented by Golf Pride
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Defending Champion Mississippi State University, of Starkville, Miss., will make its bid for a record fourth title, Nov. 8-9, in the 10th PGA Jones Cup presented by Golf Pride at PGA Golf Club, in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
Bogey-free Bradley opens with 65 to lead WGC-HSBC Champions by two
PGA Champion Keegan Bradley cares more about counting birdies than votes. He flew halfway around the world with the intention of winning a World Golf Championship, not any kind of an award.
Wednesday, November 02, 2011
Lehman trying to wrap up season title at Charles Schwab Championship
Charles Schwab Cup points leader Tom Lehman’s right knee gave him so much trouble last year that several close friends suggested he undergo replacement surgery. He resisted, went skiing instead and now stands on the cusp of history on the Champions Tour.
Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship pre-event notes
The winner of the 35th Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship will receive $9,000 from a total purse of $100,000, and a berth in the 2012 PGA Professional National Championship, to be played next June at Bayonet and Black Horse in Seaside, Calif.
How to prepare to play a golf tournament
Almost all of us who play golf regularly or even occasionally have been in a competitive environment when it comes to the game of golf.
PGA, USGA and Boys & Girls Clubs develop next generation golfers plan
ATLANTA and PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- As part of a historic long-term strategic alliance, Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) was announced today as an "Official Youth Development Partner" of The PGA of America and United States Golf Association (USGA).
McIlroy looks to close gap to Donald in race for European money title
Rory McIlroy believes he can give Luke Donald a run for his money as the 2011 Race to Dubai enters the home stretch. The Northern Irishman enters this week's WGC-HSBC Champions event $1.78 million behind Donald in the race to top the European Tour money list.
Westwood aims to take over top spot on Europe's all-time money list
Lee Westwood has the chance to achieve another milestone in his career this weekend – becoming the biggest earner in European Tour history.
A Quick Nine: Most picturesque golf spots in the world
The 2011 golf season is coming to a close for many of our PGA.com Facebook friends... especially if you live in the northeast -- like this guy -- and woke up to over a foot of snow on Sunday.