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PGA Tour & North America

Aussie challenge fizzles at golf's US Open

Marc Leishman’s gutsy final-round fightback wasn’t enough to prevent Australia’s worst showing at the US Open in seven years. Australians have managed a top-10 finish at the year’s second major every year since 2010, when Robert Allenby and Stuart Appleby were best-placed at tied 29th. It didn’t help that only five golfers form Down Under teed it up at rookie ...

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Police expecting no traffic issues at PGA Tour Champions event at University Ridge

A nightmare traffic scenario occurred during the first day of the inaugural PGA Tour Champions event at University Ridge last year when an unexpected throng of spectators drove to the golf course early and tangled with the daily cavalcade of commuters heading to nearby Epic, which employs more than 9,500 people. Similar traffic problems aren’t expected when the American Family ...

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What's at stake in the 2017 PGA Professional Championship

Montana Pritchard/PGA of America There are a lot of great perks that come with winning the PGA Professional Championship, something defending champ Rich Berberian Jr. can attest to. SUNRIVER, Oregon — The 50th PGA Professional Championship teed off Sunday morning at the breathtaking Sunriver Resort. Under perfect blue skies, barely a breath of wind and temperatures that were expected ...

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Golf-Winds whip up intrigue for final round U.S. Open

By Steve Keating| ERIN, Wisconsin ERIN, Wisconsin After days of being humbled, Erin Hills turned nasty for the U.S. Open’s final round on Sunday as heavy winds pummelled the layout, adding an intriguing wrinkle to the year’s second major. American Brian Harman starts the final round at the links-style course sitting alone atop a crowded leaderboard one shot clear of ...

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Jay Monahan: Big Man On PGA Tour

Jay Monahan, a 1993 graduate of Trinity College with a bachelor’s degree in history, is in his first year as PGA Tour commissioner. Monahan, a native of Belmont, Mass., played golf and hockey at Trinity and was an Academic-All American in his senior season. The tour makes its first stop of the season in New England this week in the ...

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