Thoughts on Jim Barnes, first PGA Championship Winner

Jim Barnes and Walter Hagen As all eyes turn to this year’s 101st PGA Championship at Bethpage Black, golfers can reflect on the winner of the first two PGA Championships (1916 and 1919), England’s Jim Barnes. This year marks the 100th anniversary of Barnes’ 1919 PGA triumph.  Barnes also won a U.S. Open at Columbia Country [...]