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

    Monday | 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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  2. A homecoming at Honda Classic for Brooks KoepkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | 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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  3. McGirt enjoys another solid Sunday, finishes in 14th placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | 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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  4. William McGirt birdies No. 1 at Northern TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | 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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  5. This Week in Golf -- Feb. 19-22Read the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | 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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  6. McGirt closes with 68, finishes 21st at PebbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | 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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  7. McGirt finishes strong, wins $37,000 in PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. John Rollins leads PGA Tour event; ex-UW Husky Nick Taylor is tied for 5thRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... for his best finish on the PGA Tour. Rollins shot a 4-under-par 68 for a three-round total of 14-under 202. William McGirt (66) was in second place. Taylor, 26, was tied for fifth place at 10 under after shooting a 70. This is the Canadian's 13th ...

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  16. John Rollins takes two-shot lead into final round of Sanderson Farms ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... expect to coast in. Rollins, pictured on the second, shot a 68 to get to 14 under par and two shots clear of William McGirt 'I definitely think that I'm going to have to stay aggressive, keep doing what I'm doing and hopefully shoot a few under or ...

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  17. Rollins closing in on comeback victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | RTE.ie

    ... 14th and 16th to keep his closest challengers at bay before ending his round with a 14-under total of 202. William McGirt sank a 10-foot birdie putt at the par-four last for a 66 to secure second place at 12 under, one stroke better than fellow ...

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  18. McGirt pockets $29,000, up to 48th on FedEx CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | The Robesonian

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - Fairmont native William McGirt made two late bogeys, but still managed a tie for 32nd place in the PGA Tour's The McGladrey Classic and climbed into the top 50 on the all-important FedEx Cup list.

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  19. Streb wins McGladrey Classic in playoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | The Robesonian

    ... His wife Maggie, whom he met at Kansas State, is expecting their first child in February. Fairmont native William McGirt finished tied for 32nd, going 6-under par after shooting a final round 71. The 71 was his worst score of the four rounds, after ...

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  20. McGirt earns more than $30K at Las Vegas eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Robesonian

    Fairmont native William McGirt recorded three birdies in his final seven holes on Sunday to shoot his third 3-under-par 68 at the TPC Summerlin course and pocketed $30,724 in the PGA Tour's Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. McGirt, who has now made the cut in 10 of his last 11 tour starts, also earned 34 FedEx Cup points to stand in 65th place two events into the tour's wraparound season.

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