Al Tays

Tays joined as assistant managing editor in 2011. He has more than 40 years experience in journalism, beginning with a stint as a police reporter in suburban Boston while still a freshman at Northeastern University. His professional travels have included stops at the (Fort Lauderdale) Sun-Sentinel, Miami Herald, Boston Globe, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Golf World magazine (where he was managing editor), Palm Beach Post and

Though primarily an editor, he is also a decorated writer, his work having been recognized by the Golf Writers Association of America, Associated Press Sports Editors, Florida Sports Writers, Cox Newspapers and PGA of America, South Florida Section.

He is the creator of the series, 'The Challenged Tour,' which seeks to spotlight the many inspirational tales of fellow disabled golfers. He lists as his favorite golf moment 'my next (good) tee shot.'

Latest articles by Al Tays

Oct 21, 2016 3:17 AM ET
Defending champion Justin Thomas followed his opening-round 64 with a 66 to take a two-stroke lead after 36 holes of the CIMB Classic. Read More
Oct 20, 2016 3:18 AM ET
With a 64, defending champion Justin Thomas shares the Round 1 lead with Keegan Bradley and Derek Fathauer in the CIMB Classic. Read More
Sep 25, 2016 11:24 PM ET
Arnold Palmer, who built a golf legacy as the King by connecting with the common man, died Sunday in Pittsburgh, near his longtime home in Latrobe, Pa. He was 87. Read More