Rex Hoggard

Editorial Staff

Rex Hoggard is a veteran sports writer and a senior writer for, serving as a beat writer for golf’s professional tours. Hoggard handles breaking news, features and opinion stories and contributes to the network’s news reporting team on-site at PGA Tour events and at golf’s major championships.

In addition to his writing contributions for the network, he serves as a co-host on Morning Drive.

Before joining Golf Channel, Hoggard accumulated more than 15 years of journalism experience, including nine years at Golfweek Magazine. He began his career at the Orlando Sentinel, then worked as a staff reporter for the Highline News in Washington before joining Golfweek in 1999. Hoggard also served in the United States Marine Corps from 1986-’90.




  • For all of Nick Watneys fearlessness and raw power, it has been the 27-year-olds putting that marked the middle ground between trophy hoisting and heading home empty handed.

  • Sources at Plainfield (N.J.) Country Club confirmed the club is in negotiations with the PGA Tour to bring The Barclays to the Donald Ross-designed layout in 2010.

  • Paul Goydos, the Tour's original 'dirtbag' is showing what an underdog can do with some heart.

  • Rex Hoggard says Paul Goydos made his cut this week, while Anna Rawson did not.

  • Take a look at the Top 5 restaurants for golfers in Southern California.

  • In these times of financial anxiety, grinding it out on Tour takes on a whole new meaning.

  • Lefty and trainer Sean Cochran have fine-tuned their season-long plan, with focus on the majors.

  • The misconception is that you can't play golf in Southern California without a federal bailout.

  • senior writer Rex Hoggard tells us who made ' and missed ' the PGA Show cut.

  • There is an 'Art of War' and an 'Art of Winning.' Finishing second on Tour, however, is a science.