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7 hrs ago |

Record entries for US Open

This year's US Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club in Pinehurst, Northern Carolina has attracted a record total of 10 127 entries, the United States Golf Association said on Thursday.


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11 hrs ago |

Brookwood Teacher Selected For Mickelson ExxonMobile Academy

Megan Sullivan, a 5th grade teacher at Brookwood School, works with student Ti Thurmond on a science lesson on mold.


Related Topix: Golf, Golfers

17 hrs ago | Cigar Aficionado

Mister Cool

In August of 1977 Jim Nantz was an incoming freshman at the University of Houston, an aspiring golfer who had thoughts of a pro career.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Golfers, Fred Couples, Tiger Woods

Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Now Newspaper

Smarter approach carries Surrey's Adam Svensson to the top

University is a place for learning and South Surrey's Adam Svensson is at the head of his class at Florida's Barry University.


Related Topix: Golf, Golfers

The Globe and Mail

MacGregor: Plucky Canadian uses crowd-sourcing to get back into the golf game

Phil Mickelson has endorsement deals with so many companies - Rolex, KPMG, Callaway, Exxon Mobil, Barclay's, Amgen/Pfizer and even the arthritis drug Enbrel - that he starts off each golf season with $30-million in the bank.


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Jack Nicklaus, whose hands were too small to play QB, says...

Jack Nicklaus played basketball and baseball and football before he decided on golf, picking the game that would make him a legend, but also finding that the game picked him.


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Game entering new era say Stenson, Poulter

Golf is entering a new era, according to stars Henrik Stenson and Ian Poulter, with one player unlikely to dominate in the way Tiger Woods did during his prime.


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1999 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2

Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C. hosted the 1999 U.S. Open. It previously hosted the 1951 Ryder Cup and 1936 PGA Championship.


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Pinehurst # 2 - a tale of two US Opens

The US Open is still nearly two months away but a Media Day was held earlier this week at Pinehurst where both the Men's and Women's US Opens will be played back to back in June.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, U.S. Women's Open, PGA Golf, Ben Crenshaw

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

PGA Wells Fargo tournament not what it once was but close

The new 16th hole at Quail Hollow. The fairway was shifted to the right, and the old fairway on the left is now home to the Green Mile Village.


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Mon Apr 21, 2014


Early Stock Watch for 2014 US Ryder Cup Candidates

Sure, the Ryder Cup is six months away. However, it's never too early to start taking a look at who might make the United States squad.


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Golf World

Three air-travel stories tangentially related to golf

I had an article in last week's New Yorker about fancy airplane seats. Here's something about air travel I'll bet you didn't know: the rule of thumb for in-flight entertainment systems is "$1,000 an inch" -- meaning that the small screen in the back of each economy seat can cost an airline $10,000, plus a few thousand for its handheld controller.


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Turning Stone to host 49th PGA Professional National Championship in 2016

After a press conference making the announcement Monday morning at the Shenendoah Golf Club in Verona, Oneida Indian Nation Chief Executive Officer Ray Halbritter said he has been working with the PGA of America for the past couple of years to get this tournament to make a return to Central New York, and feels very fortunate to have been selected ... (more)


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Sun Apr 20, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

Alice Cooper Considered Playing Pro Golf - With Makeup On, Of Course

Alice Cooper says he considered taking a stab at playing golf professionally, making good on his well-known interest for the sport.


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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Golf: Masters winners show leftist leanings

Bubba Watson's victory in the Masters continued fine form by left-handers at Augusta, the only golf major where right-handed players don't rule.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, Bubba Watson, Golfers, PGA Golf, Mike Weir, British Open, Bob Charles

Larrazabal jumps into water to escape hornets

Pablo Larrazabal, left, of Spain, jumps into a lake after being attacked by a swarm of hornets during the second round of the Malaysian Open golf tournament at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, April 18, 2014.


Related Topix: Pablo Larrazabal, Golf, Golfers, Rory McIlroy

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Sand Trap

Phil Mickelson Master Catch-All Thread

Not really - look at his scorecard, Phil was -3 for 33 holes, and +8 on the other 3 holes.


Related Topix: Golfers, Golf

Northern Michigan News

Kuchar builds on Masters momentum

Kuchar, who tied for fifth at Augusta National, shot a bogey-free 5-under 66 to share the first-round lead with Scott Langley and William McGirt.


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Southland Times

Golfer lands dream job at Masters

AMEN CORNER: A golfing prayer has been answered for Sara Jasmat who stands on the Hogan Bridge overlooking the 12th green at the famous Amen Corner at Augusta National.


Related Topix: Golf, Arnold Palmer

Golf World

Throwback Thursday: That time Arnold Palmer won on Jack Nicklaus' cozy new course

Imagine if a new Tiger Woods-designed golf course opened in time to host a PGA Tour event, which was then won by Phil Mickelson.


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