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

Nov 8, 2017 8:05 AM ET
Eighty years ago this month, two of the most colorful characters ever teamed up in one of the most raucous matches ever played. Read More
Jul 29, 2017 5:44 PM ET
Nothing seems to slow Bernhard Langer. Not his PGA Tour Champions opponents nor the controversy over his putting stroke. Read More
Jun 10, 2017 6:29 PM ET
In a city known for its music, we've got three-part harmony at the top of the FedEx St. Jude leaderboard, with a host of other players looking to chime in. Read More