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.




  • 3rd hole at Machrihanish Golf Club

  • Machrihanish Golf Club

  • Danny Lee signed for his closing 70 last Sunday at Congressional to tie for seventh place and that’s when the real stress set in.

  • As much as we pine for a Tiger Woods vs. Phil Mickelson title bout this Sunday at Augusta National, the odds and history ' and every bookmaker with an ounce of common sense ' have another plan.

  • The PGA Tour is in the nation's capital for Tiger Woods' AT&T National, in the third year of the tournament.

  • Bryce Molder did what Open party crashers do ' used a last-minute loophole to get to Turnberry.

  • BETHESDA, Md. – Jonathan Byrd’s father, Jim, died just before 2 a.m. on July 7 near his home in Columbia, S.C.  He was 65.

  • The PGA Tour rides into Silvis, IL for the John Deere Classic where successful players can trade their tractors for Turnberry tickets.

  • BETHESDA, Md. – Lost in Sunday's AT&T National headlines is an interseting sidenote. Bryce Molder qualified for his first British Open with his top-5 showing at Congressional.

  • BETHESDA, Md. – They say the 17th at TPC Sawgrass is one of the few holes players will start to think about at the turn.