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  1. McGirt finishes 33rd, inches up FedEx listRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Robesonian

    For William McGirt, the Crowne Plaza Invitational this past weekend was a lot like his PGA Tour season - plenty of good things, but just enough of the other to keep the tournament from being special. McGirt, after opening with a sloppy 3-over-par 73, played the next three rounds in 7 under par to finish in a tie for 33rd place, enough to cash a $31,525 check.

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  2. McIlroy cruises to second Wells Fargo winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | GolfChannel

    ... like this: 1, MC, T-2, T-10, T-8, 1. Round of the day: Three players - Gary Woodland, Kevin Chappell and William McGirt - carded 5-under 67s on Sunday, six shots higher than McIlroy's course-record score the day prior. Woodland's T-4 was his fifth ...

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  3. McGirt battles his game, still finished in 31stRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Robesonian

    He was coming off two weeks of rest and admittingly wasn't striking or putting the ball well, but Fairmont native William McGirt used the weekend to make the RBC Heritage tournament a success. McGirt, after opening with a 71 and a 70, toured the famed Harbour Town Golf Links course with a 68 on Saturday and a 69 on Sunday to finish at 6 under par for the tournament and in a tie for 31st place.

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  4. 2nd chance pays off for FairmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | The Robesonian

    The RobesonianThe Fairmont baseball team ended an 18-year Robeson County Slugfest championship drought on Tuesday when the Golden Tornadoes won their first tournament title since 1997. Current PGA Tour member William McGirt was the tournament MVP the last time the Golden Tornadoes won it all.

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  5. McGirt closes with 7 birdies, finishes 40th, wins $24,800Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Robesonian

    Fairmont native William McGirt on Sunday recorded seven birdies in the final round of the Texas Open, but some crooked numbers kept him from posting anything better than a 1-under-par 71. McGirt, beginning the day at 7 over par and in a tie for 55th place, had four birdies and a double-bogey on his first nine holes, and was 3 under par for the day before bogeying his 16th and 17th holes of the day and finishing in a tie for 40th place. McGirt still managed to win $24,800 for the tournament, and continues his best start in his PGA career, having won $517,860 on the season, which puts him in 78th place on the money list.

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  6. McGirt closes with a 70, finishes 59th at Bay HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Robesonian

    Fairmont native William McGirt bounced back from a disappointing third round to card a 2-under-par 70 on Sunday to finish in a tie for 59th in the Arnold Palmer Invitation, which was played on the Bay Hill Golf Course. McGirt, who had rounds of 70, 72, 75 and 70, had three birdies and a single bogey on Sunday and earned $13,860 and 11 FedEx Cup points.

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  7. McGirt takes 22nd at Honda Classic, nears $500K markRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Robesonian

    Fairmont native William McGirt recorded his third straight top-25 finish this morning, finishing off an even-par round in the weather-plagued Honda Classic while approaching a half-million dollars in earnings during this PGA season. McGirt, beginning with his second shot on No.

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  8. A homecoming at Honda Classic for Brooks KoepkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    William McGirt tees off on the 10th hole during the Honda Classic golf tournament in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. A pelican flies over the 18th green during the Honda Classic Gold Pro-Am in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015.

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  9. McGirt enjoys another solid Sunday, finishes in 14th placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Robesonian

    For the second straight Sunday, Fairmont native William McGirt turned in one of the day's best rounds, climbing the leaderboard for a good payday while snatching some all-important FedEx Cup points. McGirt, having started the final round in 39th place in the Northern Trust Open, which was being played on the difficult Riviera Country Club golf course, missed a 5-footer on his last hole of the day for his only blemish on the card and finished with a 4-under par 67. "I missed a 5-footer but it was still a heck of a round," McGirt told The Robesonian.

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  10. William McGirt birdies No. 1 at Northern TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Rant Sports

    In the second round of the 2015 Northern Trust Open, Tom Hoge hits his 20-yard bunker shot on the par-5 1st hole to 7 feet then sinks his putt for birdie. Read More In the second round of the 2015 Northern Trust Open, Brian Stuard just misses his 25-foot eagle chip on the par-5 1st hole and taps in for birdie.

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  11. This Week in Golf -- Feb. 19-22Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    William McGirt led by two entering the final round last year, but stumbled to a 2-over 73 to slide into sixth place. Watson fired back-to-back rounds of 7-under 64 on the weekend to rally and win for the fifth time on the PGA Tour.

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  12. McGirt closes with 68, finishes 21st at PebbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Robesonian

    Fairmont native William McGirt completed a solid weekend on Sunday with a 4-under-par 68 in the final round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, vaulting up the leaderboard to finish in a tie for 21st place, good enough for a $63,845 check. McGirt, who had rounds of 68, 72, 66 and 68, finished at 14 under par for the tournament and garnered 46.5 FedEx Cup points, enough to push him to 67th place on that all-important list.

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  13. McGirt finishes strong, wins $37,000 in PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Robesonian

    William McGirt saved his best for last on Sunday, closing with four birdies in his last eight holes to vault up the leaderboard and finish tied for 30th in the Phoenix Open, enough to pocket $36,729 and earn 37 FedEx Cup points. The Fairmont native, who began the day at 1 under par after a birdie-less 74 during Saturday's third round, made the turn at even par on Sunday and then made birdies on Nos.

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  14. McGirt battles illness, misses Sunday playRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Robesonian

    An ailing William McGirt made the cut in his first PGA event of 2015, but didn't play on Sunday after struggling to a 2-over-par 72 on Saturday at the Sony Open. The Fairmont native, who won $10,864, said on his Facebook page that he had been suffering with a middle-ear infection as well as a sinus infection.

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  15. William McGirt stays the course, provides a lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Robesonian

    ... Thompson, Dwight Lowry, Rod Griffin and Gene Locklear - and offer apologies to the many we have left out. But William McGirt is turning new turf, becoming the first county native to carve out a career as a golfer on the PGA Tour that is now nice and ...

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  16. Wiliam McGirt stays the course, provides a lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Robesonian

    ... Thompson, Dwight Lowry, Rod Griffin and Gene Locklear - and offer apologies to the many we have left out. But William McGirt is turning new turf, becoming the first county native to carve out a career as a golfer on the PGA Tour that is now nice and ...

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  17. Bubba Watson, This Week's Tour All-Stars, and What You Can Learn From ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Golf.com

    ... all the way to the top of your backswing. Now, you're coiled like a true power hitter. North Caroline native William McGirt, 35, is still chasing that elusive first Tour victory, but if he keeps pummeling greens like he did at the Sanderson Farms ...

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  18. McGirt done in by three 6's, finishes 7th, climbs FedEx Cup listRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Robesonian

    Seeking his first win on the PGA Tour, William McGirt was let down on Sunday by his short game, recording three 6's despite hitting 15 of 18 greens, but he still managed a sole seventh place finish in the Sanderson Farms Championship while strengthening his position on the FedEx Cup points list. "I was never 100 percent comfortable over the putter all week but gave myself a chance to win," the Fairmont native told The Robesonian.

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  19. McGirt done in by three 6's, finishes 7th, climbs FedEx Cup listRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Robesonian

    Seeking his first win on the PGA Tour, William McGirt was let down on Sunday by his short game, recording three 6's despite hitting 15 of 18 greens, but he still managed a sole seventh place finish in the Sanderson Farms Championship while strengthening his position on the FedEx Cup points list. "I was never 100 percent comfortable over the putter all week but gave myself a chance to win," the Fairmont native told The Robesonian.

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  20. Rollins forges clear in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | RTE.ie

    ... some key putts to keep the round going and just grinded out a four-under par to keep myself in position." William McGirt moved up to second on the leaderboard following an impressive 66 thanks to seven birdies in an almost flawless round - a bogey ...

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