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.




  • As Rex Hoggard writes, 20-somethings like Camilo Villegas and Anthony Kim made major impacts.

  • Paul Azinger will not captain the 2010 U.S. Ryder Cup team, but he leaves us wanting more.

  • As a tough-around-the-edges guard for Washburn (Kan.) University, Gary Woodland learned how debilitating pressure could be.

  • Carolyn Bivens was seen feverishly punching a message into her PDA on Sunday at LPGA Q-School.

  • Michelle Wie saved par on three of her last four holes for a 4-under 68 that left her in second place behind Stacy Lewis at the LPGA Q-School and one round away from a full-time job.

  • Michelle Wie rolled in a 25-foot birdie putt on the final hole Wednesday for a 3-under 69.

  • Padraig Harrington, the reigning Player of the Year and winner of the last two major meet and greets, misses the cut and Dustin Johnson, winner of one Tour event making his second start at Pebble Beach, takes the 54-holer.