Al Tays

Tays joined GolfChannel.com 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 FoxSports.com.

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 GolfChannel.com 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

Jan 19, 2017 7:18 PM ET
Rookie Dominic Bozzelli broke out of a logjam on Thursday, shooting an 8-under 64 to take a one-shot lead in the CareerBuilder Challenge. Read More
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Jan 15, 2017 10:31 PM ET
Justin Thomas closed with a 5-under 65 to complete his domination of the Sony Open and set a PGA Tour 72-hole scoring record. Read More
Jan 14, 2017 11:00 PM ET
Justin Thomas continued his assault on the record book on Saturday, shooting a 65 to take a 7-shot lead in the Sony Open. Read More