PGA Feature

Suzy Whaley, the downhill racer who shattered barriers
If a kaleidoscope could reflect one’s life, what would that tube of mirrors, colored glass and changing patterns glean from Suzy Whaley?
31 Mar 2018 - 11:00am - 0 Comments
From the ring to the course: How legendary boxing champion Joe Louis fought for diversity in golf
Legendary heavyweight boxing champion Joe Louis became one of the most influential amateur golfers in American history. Louis’s sincere love of golf, coupled with his competitiveness to improve his game, led to him supporting a crusade for diversity in golf.
16 Feb 2018 - 12:03pm - 0 Comments
From caddie to pro: America's first home-grown golf pro, John Shippen Jr.
Born John Mathew Shippen Jr., on Dec. 5, 1879, in Long Island, New York, he became America’s first home-grown golf professional. Shippen was a pupil of Scotsman Willie Dunn, owner of Shinnecock Hills.
5 Feb 2018 - 1:49pm - 0 Comments
Why Charlie Sifford is in the 'Jackie Robinson category' of golf
Charlie Sifford, 92, for his lifelong dedication to growing the game of golf, will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Nov. 24 at the White House, the nation's highest civilian honor.
2 Feb 2018 - 11:06am - 0 Comments
2017 PGA Jones Cup
2017 PGA Jones Cup
14 Nov 2017 - 7:27pm - 0 Comments
Full Golf Event Schedule: PGA championships, PGA Tour and more
2017 PGA Jones Cup
15 Aug 2017 - 12:57pm - 0 Comments
PGA pro John Pillar, Sr. getting a second shot at Senior US Open
Most golfers don't get a mulligan. But 20 years after he played in the United States Open at Congressional Country Club, John Pillar Sr. is getting another shot.
15 Jun 2017 - 12:31pm - 0 Comments
Ashley Grier becomes first woman to win Philadelphia Section PGA points event
Ashley Grier hasn't always been completely comfortable as one of the few women competing against the men in the two PGA of America sections in which she has worked over the last six years.
20 May 2017 - 12:23pm - 0 Comments
PGA Minority College Golf Championship alumni profiles
Meet some of the people who played in the PGA Minority College Golf Championship who have gone on to careers in the golf industry. Brad Story, PGA Administration – Colonial Golf Course
8 May 2017 - 3:55pm - 0 Comments
For stroke survivor golf provides normalcy and therapy
Roughly 795,000 Americans suffer a stroke each year, with about 665,000 surviving the trauma. In June 2014, Mark Selman became one of those survivors.
2 May 2017 - 10:37am - 0 Comments
Czech Republic’s Klára Spilková accepts sponsor exemption to 2017 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship
26 Apr 2017 - 11:49am - 0 Comments
Joaquin Niemann claims gold jacket at Junior Invitational at Sage Valley
Graniteville, South Carolina (April 22, 2017) – Can a junior golfer’s lowest moment in a 54-hole event provide the impetus for victory?
22 Apr 2017 - 7:00pm - 0 Comments
Min Woo Lee takes lead into final round of Junior Invitational at Sage Valley
GRANITEVILLE, S.C. – Australian Min Woo Lee has seen this movie before, and quite frankly, he is working to re-write the ending.
21 Apr 2017 - 8:45pm - 0 Comments
How adaptive golf unlocks the game for many with disabilities
For those with a disability, the game of golf can seem incredibly difficult or near impossible to learn.
17 Apr 2017 - 11:19am - 0 Comments
15. and The PGA of America honor African-American golf pioneers
Editor's Note: To commemorate Black History Month 2015, and The PGA of America have put together this special section spotlighting some of golf's African-American heroes, focusing on those with a close connection to The PGA.
13 Apr 2017 - 7:53am - 0 Comments
Nine-year old golfer Emree Cameron shines on national stage
Emree Cameron wanted redemption. After missing the cut last year, Cameron was determined to hit the national spotlight in 2017. And did she ever.
10 Apr 2017 - 11:56am - 0 Comments
Texas PGA Professional Marti Longoria-Potts honored for her work with young golfers
Marti Longoria-Potts was not expecting a call from long-time friend Brech Spradley on a Friday in October, but it came at the right time.
10 Apr 2017 - 3:35am - 0 Comments
Augusta National chairman Billy Payne praises PGA of America's work on Drive, Chip and Putt
Augusta National chairman Billy Payne praised the PGA of America and PGA Professionals across the U.S. during his pre-Masters Tournament news conference for the work put in to make the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship a success.
5 Apr 2017 - 5:43pm - 0 Comments
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.
1 Apr 2017 - 5:09pm - 0 Comments