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.




  • Winds are blowing strong this week, but Carolyn Bivens and company are standing firm in our Cut Line.

  • Win or lose Sunday at the Masters Tournament, a player's life is forever changed.

  • Davis Love III didn't make the Masters field. Sometimes the numbers just don't add up.

  • Its funny how the speed-bump-on-the-way-to-Augusta-National has been transformed from a non-starter to a star-studded gathering that includes eight of the top 10 players in the world.

  • With so many Tour players residing in the state of Florida, the driving ranges have to be good. We found the best five.

  • Tiger Woods wasnt dead as he slapped his wedged into his golf bag adjacent Bay Hill Club & Lodges 14th hole, but he was dying , dejected and decidedly not in control. As the shadows inched long across the cool grass, the world No. 1s title chance were getting short.

  • The collective PGA Tour voice spoke, and officials at the Memorial tournament listened.

  • Michelle Wie may have survived the cut in Phoenix, but she missed it big time in Cut Line.

  • A story of a phone call to a swing coach with a single message: I got it.

  • For a moment, golfs past, present and future all seemed connected by a single, simple theme.