PGA News Archive

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Best friends Chloe Kovelesky and Kayla Bryant square off at Drive, Chip and Putt Championship
BOCA RATON -- Best friends Chloe Kovelesky and Kayla Bryant live down the street from each other, they practice and play golf together and they are both headed to Augusta National Golf Club.
Putts always break toward the water, except when they don't. Really.
If you’ve ever played or watched golf, you’ve likely heard that putts break toward the nearest body of water, or away from the mountains. Myth or fact?
The 2017 Drive, Chip and Putt Championship
The 2017 Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals presented by The Masters, USGA and PGA of America
Fifth-grader Kate Bennett heads to Augusta for the Drive, Chip and Putt finals
Fort Worth's Kate Bennett is more nervous about maybe meeting Condoleezza Rice than the world's No. 1 golfer, Dustin Johnson.
7 great moments from the last 10 Masters Tournaments played
We're a just a little excited for the season's first major -- The Masters -- to tee off next week in Augusta, Ga. With that in mind, we dug up seven great moments from Masters week at Augusta National over the last decade.
Monday, March 27, 2017
Ice golf? Minnesota's Jack Johnson is ready for sunnier skies at Augusta's Drive, Chip, and Putt finals
Fifteen-year-old Minnesota native Jack Johnson spends his winters ice fishing on the lake with his family. He also spends his summers caddying at Hazeltine National. Now he heads to Augusta National with nine others to compete in the 2017 Drive, Chip and Putt finals.
For Leila Raines, the Drive, Chip and Putt finals are a family affair
The three adopted sisters in the Raines family are serious competitors. After watching her sister Mia finish second last year, Leila Raines heads to Augusta for the Drive, Chip and Putt finals.
Carlee Meilleur's unique road to the junior Drive, Chip and Putt finals in Augusta
Starting up golf just three years ago, eight-year old Carlee Meilleur is heading to Augusta for the Drive, Chip and Putt finals.
Updated LPGA Tour schedule
Here is the complete schedule of every tournament for the 2017 LPGA Tour season. Jan. 26-29 — Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic (Brittany Lincicome) Feb. 16-19— ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open (Ha Na Jang)
What Dustin Johnson's match play victory means heading to The Masters
Dustin Johnson has been around long enough to realize he's not going to win every golf tournament he plays. It's just getting harder to find a candidate to stop him.
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Dustin Johnson wins WGC: Dell Match Play, his third in a row
AUSTIN, Texas — Dustin Johnson won the Dell Technologies Match Play with more drama than he needed to cap off an otherwise dominant week that made him the first player to sweep the four World Golf Championships.
Alligator chomps on ball after golfer's errant shot
Why golfers mess with alligators, I'll never know. Just last week, PGA Tour rookie Cody Gribble gave a gator a tail-pat at Bay Hill, sending it into the nearby lake.
D.A. Points wins Puerto Rico Open, third PGA Tour title
RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico — D.A. Points was never better at the start, and good enough at the end.
Jon Rahm putts ball through the green, makes come-backer for par
Dustin Johnson and 22-year-old Jon Rahm have both impressively marched their way to the finals of the WGC-Dell Match Play Championship.
Hole-in-one equals 1-up lead for Japan's Hideto Tanihara
If you hadn't heard of Japan's Hideto Tanihara before this week's WGC-Dell Match Play Championship at Austin Country Club in Texas, he's making sure you won't forget it.
Dustin Johnson is calm, cool and dominant ahead of the Masters
The way Dustin Johnson has played golf the past four days at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play tournament, his performance begs one very serious question. Can the Masters start tomorrow?
Jon Rahm smashes 426-yard drive at WGC-Dell Match Play Championship
The 12th tee at Austin Country Club has been more like a launchpad at this week's WGC-Dell Match Play Championship. Players are just absolutely nuking their drives on the par-5 hole.
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Dustin Johnson, Jon Rahm advance to semifinals of Match Play
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Dustin Johnson and Jon Rahm advanced to the semifinals of the Dell Technologies Match Play and kept on track a potential showdown between the No. 1 player and Spain's rising star.
Friday, March 24, 2017
12 habits of successful junior golfers
There are a several characteristics that a junior golfer needs to possess beyond their golf scores in order to be successful both on and off the course. Below are the top 12 qualities I consider to be most important:
Sergio Garcia hits terrible drive en route to loss at Match Play
During Day 2 of the Dell Match Play Championship, Sergio Garcia wowed us with his ability to hit driver off the deck.