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

Jul 16, 2018 6:38 AM ET
He didn't win the 1999 Open Championship at Carnoustie. And, ironically, it's because of that we'll never forget the name Jean Van de Velde. Read More
May 27, 2018 8:02 PM ET
Brooks Koepka shot his second 63 of the Fort Worth Invitational, but it was too little, too late to stop the juggernaut that was Justin Rose. Read More
May 27, 2018 6:50 PM ET
After a two-week 'home game' that he found enjoyable but exhausting, Jordan Spieth is ready to hit the road for this week's Memorial. Read More