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  1. Hur Mi-jung Wins First LPGA Title in 5 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... Capitol Hill in Prattville, Alabama. This was her second LPGA Tour victory in five years after she won the Safeway Classic in August 2009 when she debuted on the U.S. tour. She earned US$195,000 in prize money. Hur Mi-jung holds the trophy after ...

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  2. Paula Reto & MJ Hur Set for Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic Sunday ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Pro Golf Now

    ... a Sunday Shootout. She's not recorded a victory since 2009, her rookie year on the Tour, when she won the Safeway Classic , and she's generally been a middle of the pack player. But something seems to have clicked into place recently for Hur. She ...

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  3. Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic: Lewis starts strongRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Golfweek

    ... rding the low score of the day. Hur is looking for her second career LPGA Tour victory - she won at the 2009 Safeway Classic before. She and Lewis are trailed closely by Paula Reto, who shot a 7-under 65 and sits in sole possession of third place.

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  4. Photographing Portland golf's final roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | OregonLive.com

    ... name, the Portland Classic , the LPGA event that celebrated its 42nd anniversary this year. Formerly the Safeway Classic, and an assortment of other sponsor titles in its earlier years, the Portland Classic was one of the original titles for the ...

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  5. Kim goes one clear in EvianRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Ananova

    ... for a six, on the hardest hole on the golf course, playing an average of 3.49 for the championship. The 2009 Safeway Classic champion recovered with two steady pars to sign for a 72 and outright third position on six-under-par. "I had a good round ...

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  6. Kim goes one clear at EvianRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Sky Sports

    ... for a six, on the hardest hole on the golf course, playing an average of 3.49 for the championship. The 2009 Safeway Classic champion recovered with two steady pars to sign for a 72 and outright third position on six-under-par. "I had a good round ...

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  7. LPGA's Austin Ernst: A Closer LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Pro Golf Now

    ... made 13 cuts, and won $142K. She recorded two top-10s and carded a career-low 62 in the third round of the Safeway Classic Presented by Coca-Cola . She finished T48th at the 2013 US Women's Open and missed the cut at the Ricoh Women's British Open ...

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  8. Something to smile about in ErnstRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | The Bee

    ... I've been playing this week," she said. And she has a little history with Columbia Edgewater. In last year's Safeway Classic, Ernst was the last player to make the cut and played her third round by herself. All she did was shoot a personal-record 62 ...

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  9. A good walk gets even betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Portland Tribune

    ... include six LPGA tournament wins (including a major, the 1998 Nabisco Dinah Shore, and the 2006 Portland Safeway Classic) and five Solheim Cup appearances. It has not been a good year for Hurst - she has missed the cut in 11 of 15 events and has ...

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  10. Golf: Suzann Pettersen attempts a tournament tripleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    ... around this place." Last year's Portland event kick-started a big finish to 2013 for Pettersen, who won the Safeway Classic, Evian Championship and Taiwan LPGA Championship during a two-month stretch. Pettersen hasn't won this season, but has been ...

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  11. LPGA - Portland Classic PreviewRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Golf Channel - Thursday -- 6:30-9:30 p.m. , - Friday/Saturday -- 7-9:30 p.m. , - Sunday -- 7-9 p.m. Formerly called Safeway Classic , Safeway LPGA Golf Championship , Ping-AT&T Wireless Services LPGA Golf Championship , Ping-Cellular One LPGA Golf Championship , Portland Ping Championship , Portland Team Championship , Portland Classic .

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  12. Carlos Ortiz makes two eagles, grabs lead of WinCo Foods Portland Open with a 63Read the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... her rise to top spot in the world ranking while accumulating 27 wins on the LPGA Tour, including the 2007 Safeway Classic in Portland. "I saw her become No. 1 in the world, so when you see somebody working that hard and putting in all that work in ...

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  13. LPGA: August Tourneys & TV SchedulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Pro Golf Now

    ... with a West Coast tournament, the Portland Classic presented by Cambia Health Solutions (previously the Safeway Classic presented by Coca-Cola ). World ranked number 4 Suzann Pettersen will defend the title she claimed last year on the par 72, 6465 ...

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  14. Golf: Portland Classic gives sponsor's exemption to Solheim Cup standout Charley HullRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... It will be played Aug. 18 at Langdon Farms Golf Club in Aurora. The Portland Classic, known as the Safeway Classic the past 18 years, has Cambia Health Solutions as a presenting sponsor . Tickets can be purchased at portlandclassic.com , with all ...

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  15. LPGA International Crown: Team JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Pro Golf Now

    ... a great boost for the Japanese, and Ai definitely has the potential to do just that. Mika, 24, won the 2012 Safeway Classic and has banked more than $3 million in career earnings. None of her 23 career top-10s have come in 2014, but Mika has the ...

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  16. Safeway Classic notebook: Former Oregon golfer Cathryn Bristow is learning the ropes of pro golfRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... the lone University of Oregon product with playing status on the tour. The LPGA rookie made the cut at the Safeway Classic, her first made cut of the year, and although her 7-over-par total of 223 left her well off the lead, she gained invaluable ...

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  17. Tradition's future hazy as 4-year run in Sunriver comes to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... is the date. Jacobsen's Fred Meyer Challenge was played in August and didn't butt heads with the LPGA's Safeway Classic, which was staged in September. But the Safeway Classic moved to August in recent years, and this year was played during the same ...

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  18. Letter: Golfer apologizes for "misunderstanding" with caddieRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... never meant to demean him in any way. I would like to apologize to Cameron, as well as the organizers of the Safeway Classic Presented by Coca-Cola, for the unfortunate situation that arose. During a week when 99 percent of Portland's media coverage ...

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  19. Airbus LPGA Classic second-round notebook: 'Comfortable' Thompson moves into contentionRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... FOR CREAMER: Last week, Paula Creamer missed the cut in a tournament for the first time since the 2010 Safeway Classic - a string of 82 consecutive made cuts. She begins a new streak this weekend as her two-day total of 2 under puts her in the ...

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  20. LPGA Tour stop will return as 'Portland Classic,' with Cambia Health Solutions on board as presenting sponsorRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... which started in 1972 and is the longest-running regular event on the LPGA Tour, had played as the Safeway Classic the last 18 years. Tournament Golf Foundation, the nonprofit that runs the event, had been seeking a sponsor for the tournament since ...

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