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Jason Caron shoots 64, leads by 4 at Stroke Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida – Jason Caron converted nine birdies on the Ryder Course during the first round. Combine that with four bogeys and he found himself trailing by two.
8 Feb 2017 - 6:17pm - 0 Comments
Karen Paolozzi defends her title at Women's Stroke Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida – Same ol’, same ol’ … same ol’.
8 Feb 2017 - 5:38pm - 0 Comments
'Best Pee Wee Golf Swing in the World' winners announced
DELTONA, Florida, February 7, 2017 -- For the seventh straight year, the Little Linksters™ Association for Junior Golf Development (501c3) in partnership with The Littlest Golfer Inc.
8 Feb 2017 - 12:14pm - 0 Comments
PGA Professional/Mayor Mike Miller, Foxborough Chairman David Feldman ramp up pre-Super Bowl fever with inter-community wager
By late Sunday evening, either PGA Professional Mike Miller or David Feldman will be planning for a photo that each had hoped would never take place in front of their constituents.
5 Feb 2017 - 10:44am - 0 Comments
Rich Berberian Jr.-Rob Corcoran’s lead shrinks to one point at PGA Four-Ball Stableford Team Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Rich Berberian Jr. and Rob Corcoran ended Wednesday where they started it – leading the PGA Four-Ball Stableford Team Championship at PGA Golf Club. But the players in their rear-view mirror are a lot closer than expected.
1 Feb 2017 - 4:51pm - 0 Comments
Impaled ball, bunker fire ants lead to bizarre rules situation
Editor's Note: This story originally appeared in the January edition of PGA Magazine. I encountered a truly unique Rules situation during the first round of Event No. 1 of the 2016 PGA Tournament Series presented by Golf Advisor.
1 Feb 2017 - 3:43pm - 0 Comments
John Easterbrook Jr. named PGA of America's first Chief Membership Officer
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Jan. 31, 2017) – John Easterbrook Jr., PGA, executive vice president and chief operating officer at Troon, has been named the first Chief Membership Officer of the PGA of America.
31 Jan 2017 - 4:58pm - 0 Comments
PGA Junior League Golf grows to record-number 36,000 participants in 2016
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Jan. 25, 2017) -- PGA Junior League Golf featured a record-setting 36,000 participants across 2,900 teams nationwide last year, led by the more than 2,000 PGA and LPGA Professionals who served as Captains.
25 Jan 2017 - 2:30pm - 0 Comments
Dancing With The Stars pro Tony Dovolani discusses golf and dancing
World champion dancer Tony Dovolani, one of the professional dancers featured on ABC's Dancing With The Stars, attended the 2017 PGA Teaching and Coaching Summit and discussed how there are many similarities between being a successful golfer and a successful dancer.
22 Jan 2017 - 4:13pm - 0 Comments
Minnesota PGA hires 2016 Ryder Cup Director Jeff Hintz to lead organization, foundation
The Minnesota Section of The Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) today announced that Jeff Hintz, Director of the 41st Ryder Cup hosted by Hazeltine National Golf Club, has been hired as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Section and its Foundation.
19 Jan 2017 - 4:30pm - 0 Comments
Mark Brown, Matt Dobyns shoot 62, win Senior-Junior Team Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – After watching partner Matt Dobyns birdie six of the first eight holes Thursday, Mark Brown wanted to join in on the fun. Brown got his chance on the par-4 12th hole of the Wanamaker Course at PGA Golf Club when he had 111 yards to the pin.
19 Jan 2017 - 4:00pm - 0 Comments
Brown-Dobyns, Esposito-Jones tied for lead at Senior-Junior Team Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (Jan. 18, 2017) -- Mark Brown and Matt Dobyns have a simple strategy if they want to win the PGA Senior-Junior Team Championship at PGA Golf Club. “Make a lot of birdies,” Brown said.
18 Jan 2017 - 5:50pm - 0 Comments
Larry Dorman named recipient of 2017 PGA Lifetime Achievement Award in Journalism
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Jan. 18, 2017) – Larry Dorman of Bonsall, California, a former New York Times sportswriter and golf industry executive, has been named the recipient of the 2017 PGA Lifetime Achievement Award in Journalism.
18 Jan 2017 - 9:09am - 0 Comments
Hollenbaugh-Lewis shoot another 64, lead Senior-Junior Team Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (Jan. 17, 2017) -- Paul Hollenbaugh of New Albany, Ohio and Danny Lewis of Morrow, Ohio shot a second consecutive 8-under 64 Tuesday to take the lead at the halfway point of the PGA Senior-Junior Team Championship at PGA Golf Club.
17 Jan 2017 - 6:03pm - 0 Comments
Jan. 17, 1916: Creating the PGA of America
On this date 101 years ago, a lunch invitation in New York evolved into what's now known as the Professional Golfers Association of America. Based on the PGA's own historical records, here's a summation of the events that led up to what took place on Jan. 17, 1916.
16 Jan 2017 - 11:18pm - 0 Comments
Neal Lancaster, Lon Nielsen win PGA Winter Series Senior Stroke Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (Jan. 11, 2017) -- Neal Lancaster was rooting for playing partner Craig Thomas to make a 50-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole. Until Thomas made it.
11 Jan 2017 - 8:24pm - 0 Comments
Neal Lancaster leading, Kirk Hanefeld, Jerry Tucker tied in Senior Stroke Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (Jan. 10, 2017) -- When Neal Lancaster double-bogeyed the 18th hole of the 2002 Canadian Open to eventually lose in a playoff, his father had an interesting response.
10 Jan 2017 - 7:34pm - 0 Comments
Craig Thomas, Kirk Hanefeld lead PGA Winter Championships Senior Stroke Play
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (Jan. 9, 2017) – Craig Thomas fired a 64 and Kirk Hanefeld a 65 to lead their divisions Monday in the PGA Winter Championships Senior Stoke Play at PGA Golf Club.
9 Jan 2017 - 9:05pm - 0 Comments
Jerry Tucker, Stu Ingraham win Quarter Center Championships, Bob Joyce wins Half Century
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (Jan. 5, 2017) -- Jerry Tucker showed Thursday why he’s considered a short-game guru.
5 Jan 2017 - 5:22pm - 0 Comments