USGA ANNOUNCES THANKSGIVING DAY REBROADCAST OF “1962 U.S. OPEN: JACK’S FIRST MAJOR”

USGA ANNOUNCES THANKSGIVING DAY REBROADCAST OF “1962 U.S. OPEN: JACK’S FIRST MAJOR” What: 60-minute film recounting the 1962 U.S. Open Championship When: 3 p.m. EST Thanksgiving Day, November 27, 2014 Where: Fox Broadcast Network (see local listings) Details: Produced in 2012 in collaboration with the USGA Museum …

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Team USA secure first Simpson Cup Victory at Congressional This weekend’s Simpson Cup ended in a victory for Team USA by three points, finishing 10½ to GB’s 7½. This is the first time that the US Team has been victorious at this annual Ryder Cup style tournament held between 12 injured Servicemen and veterans from …

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MARKHAM, Ont. (Golf Canada) – Team USA got out to an early lead and never let it go, finishing with a team-total score of 17-under par 559 for the wire-to-wire victory at the inaugural World Junior Girls Golf Championship at Angus Glen Golf Club (South Course) in Markham, Ont. The Americans (137-141-137-144—559) …

Ray Cutright wins 2014 PGA of America Golf Professional of the Year

PGA Master Professional Ray Cutright, in his 21st season at Idle Hour Club in Macon, Georgia, has been named recipient of the 2014 PGA Golf Professional of the Year, the highest annual honor bestowed upon a PGA of America Professional. Cutright, 63 and a resident of Macon, heads the 2014 PGA of America’s national …

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Rory McIlroy, who staged a summer blitz with victories in the Open Championship and PGA Championship, is on track to win his second PGA of America Player of the Year Award in three years and possibly a second Vardon Trophy. The PGA of America’s premier season-ending awards for excellence by a PGA TOUR professional …

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Knoxville, Tenn. – Matt Fast (pictured) celebrated the 25th anniversary of the News Sentinel Open presented by Pilot with three consecutive birdies to finish his round. The former Mississippi State Bulldog fired a bogey-free 65 Thursday morning at Fox Den Country Club and is joined at the top of the leaderboard …

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JOHNS CREEK, Ga. – Four-time U.S. Mid-Amateur champion Nathan Smith, of Pittsburgh, the final player to make the 64-man match-play field, defeated co-medalist Lee McCoy, of Clarkesville, Ga., Wednesday to lead the 32 winners who advanced to the second round of match play at the 2014 U.S. Amateur Championship at …

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25th NEWS SENTINEL OPEN presented by Pilot, August 14-17 at Fox Den Country Club, Knoxville, Tenn. Purse: $550,000 First: $99,000; 156 players 2013 Champion: Peter Malnati 20th of 25 events (two Regular Season events remaining) JUST TWO EVENTS LEFT TO IDENTIFY FIRST 25 CARDS – In just two weeks, 25 Web.com Tour …

Chris Houston Withdraws from 2014 U.S. Amateur Championship Golf in Georgia

WITHDRAWAL: Chris Houston, Gilford, N.H. CHRIS HOUSTON of Gilford, N.H., has withdrawn from the 2014 U.S. Amateur Championship at Atlanta Athletic Club, in Johns Creek, Ga., due to a back injury. Houston, 20, withdrew prior to today’s second round of stroke play. He was scheduled to play with Victor Perez and Alex …

Bridgestone announces title sponsorship of America’s Golf Cup

Nashville, Tenn., USA (Aug. 11, 2014) - Bridgestone, the world’s largest tire and rubber company, announced today an agreement with the PGA TOUR to become title sponsor for the inaugural America’s Golf Cup, a team format event featuring members of PGA TOUR Latinoamérica competing alongside PGA TOUR stars such as …