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Valhalla's head pro is an Augusta native

The head pro at Valhalla Golf Club, site of this week's PGA Championship...Courier-Journal of Louisville, Keith Reese worked at Valhalla as an assistant for six years. But just before the 1996 PGA at Valhalla, Reese took a job as head pro at nearby...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/13/gol_295239.shtml
Golf
Valhalla has history of providing great theatre

...a quick turnaround, he could miss out on the FedEx Cup playoffs. His season will be over.In his favor is the venue ? Valhalla Golf Club.The Jack Nicklaus design course has staged three big events, all of them providing great theatre. None was more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-06/valhalla-has-history-providi
Valhalla an exception in more ways than one

...Ky. -- Jim Furyk has not been to Valhalla Golf Club since the PGA Championship...played the course," he said. Indeed, Valhalla is an exception in more ways that one...that is hardly steeped in tradition. Valhalla only opened 14 years ago. The last time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/15/gol_295451.shtml
Golf
Valhalla electric even without power

...fairway of the 594-yard 10th hole at Valhalla and pounded a tee shot Monday with such...Faldo said. Of equal concern was getting Valhalla Golf Club dressed up for its biggest...RYDER CUP WHEN: Friday-Sunday WHERE: Valhalla Golf Club; Louisville, Ky. FORMAT...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/16/gol_473619.shtml
Golf
May struggles to recapture magic of Valhalla

...direction, showing few signs of being the player he was at Valhalla. Much of the blame rests with an aching back, which forced...May is only 32, so he's hardly willing to concede that Valhalla will be the pinnacle of his career. Somewhere down the road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/16/gol_319203.shtml
Golf
McIlroy shows command performance in winning PGA

...and Rickie Fowler on the 18th hole at Valhalla to beat the final faint traces of daylight...level in this game," McIlroy said at Valhalla. "But then to win a fourth major here...second consecutive major on the same Valhalla course where Woods outdueled Bob May...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/masters/mcilroy-shows-command-performance-winni
Murota unlikely leader at Valhalla

...Murota.The 55-year-old golf teacher and touring pro surprised even himself by shooting 6-under-par 66 on Thursday at Valhalla to overshadow stars such as Mark O'Meara and Tom Watson and grab the first-round lead in the weather-plagued senior major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2011-05-26/murota-unlikely-leader-valha
Rory McIlroy gives strong indication he will play in PGA Championship

...title defenses at the British Open and this week at the Bridgestone Invitational. He won the PGA Championship last year at Valhalla.His chief spokesman said in a text Friday evening that McIlroy has made nothing official. Even so, it would be peculiar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-08-07/rory-mcilroy-gives-strong-in
Tiger Woods considers playing in Charlotte tournament

...practice round on the second hole at Whistling Straits. Watson was so opposed to it last year that he hit 3-iron off the tee at Valhalla. ... The Quicken Loans National offered 34 ranking points to the winner. Tournament host Tiger Woods has played just three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-08-04/tiger-woods-considers-playin
Tiger Woods struggles to 74 at PGA Championship

...the PGA Championship.He was so wild at times that his best option was to aim at the crowd.Woods made only one birdie at Valhalla ? a chip-in from a collection area left of the 15th green ? on his way to 3-over-par 74. That not only put him nine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-07/tiger-woods-struggles-74-pga