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When the U.S. Women's Open came to the lush greens of Old Waverly Golf Club in 1999, it left a good impression. So good, in fact, that tournament chair Rick Milburn said that the LPGA Legends Tour, a division of female professional golfers over the age of 45, approached the West Point club about hosting the event.
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For years, Yokohama Tire Corp. has utilized football, basketball and baseball as the backbone of its sports marketing program. In 2014, it added golf, specifically women's golf.
The end of August, give or take a few days, is the peak of the golf season in Portland. At least if you judge by the professional tournaments which come to town during that time.
Horschel pulled away from a self-destructing Rory McIlroy early, and then holed two clutch putts that felt like $10 million to hold off Jim Furyk on the back nine at East Lake. He closed with a 2-under 68 for a three-shot victory in the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Sunday to capture the FedEx Cup.
A two-stroke turnaround on the final hole helped Hyo Joo Kim come away with a first-place finish at the 2014 Evian Championship. The 19-year-old player trailed veteran Karrie Webb by one stroke heading into the final hole, but the teenager birdied while Webb bogeyed in a final change of fortune.
F rank Vana has won the Mass. Mid-Amateur a record nine times, including each of the past two years.
Seven-time major champion Karrie Webb mixed four birdies with three bogeys in a one-under 70, leaving the 39-year-old one shot behind Kim. Overnight leader Brittany Lincicome dropped four shots off the lead after a 77, which featured two double bogeys and a triple bogey within the first seven holes.
Fubon Financial Holding Co., the new title sponsor of the Taiwan leg of the LPGA Tour this year, is offering golf fans an early chance to buy tickets to the event at a discount of up to 33 percent over the next eight days. The event, held at the Sunrise Golf & Country Club and sponsored by the Sunrise Group for the past three years, will now be known as the Fubon LPGA Taiwan Championship and is being held at the Linkou Miramar Golf Country Club in New Taipei from Oct. 30 to Nov. 2. Eighty-one top women's professional golfers will compete for a total purse of US$2 million, according to Fubon Financial Holdings.
Summerside's Andrew Perry, one of the most notable names in the Island harness racing industry as an owner, breeder, trainer and builder, who was part of the group that helped rebuild Summerside Raceway in the 1950s will be inducted. Also entering are Lorie Kane, one of P.E.I.'s greatest-ever athletes and a four-time winner on the LPGA Tour, Stanhope's Paul Arsenault, who had 597 varsity hockey wins in a 27-year career that included 16 conference championships and four national silver medals; Charlottetown's Paul Nogler, who dominated numerous sports, especially racquet sports, in the early 1980s.
SEPTEMBER 13, 2014 03:17. . Kim Hyo-joo, 19, sponsored by Lotte, has put her name in golf history.
12, 2014. . South Korea's Hyo Joo Kim watches her shoot on the 13th hole during the second round of the Evian Championship women's golf tournament in Evian, eastern France, Friday, Sept.
See some of the action and emotion from Thursday's first round at the Tour Championship, the final event of the PGA Tour's 2014 FedEx Cup, at East Lake in Atlanta. Texas and Illinois will open their respective seasons Friday at the Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational - and they will each do it with three freshmen in the lineup.
The father accused of killing his five children and dumping them in trash bags in Alabama is being extradited back to Lexington County to face murder charges.Custody of Tim Jones, Jr. was transferred over Tim Jones, Jr., the man accused by Lexington County investigators of brutally murdering his five children, will appear before a judge Friday morning.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 07:49 pm
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