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

Apr 28, 2018 9:22 PM ET
Lydia Ko, seeking her first win in nearly two years, came from three shots back to take a 1-shot lead on a course she knows very well. Read More
Apr 5, 2018 9:00 PM ET
With his octuple-bogey 13 on Thursday, Sergio Garcia joined an exclusive list of players who have butchered holes at Augusta National. Read More
Mar 3, 2018 9:00 PM ET
Former caddies Dennis Riedel and Blair Swiler turned a 'gas station snack food' - jerky - into a $100 million business. Read More