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Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015

Ex-Jag Norlander wins, secures PGA Tour card

FORT WAYNE, Ind. - Former All-American Henrik Norlander won the Tour Finals-opening Hotel Fitness Championship on Sunday to wrap up a PGA Tour card.

Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015

Lee maintains her one-shot lead in Evian

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France - Mi Hyang Lee retained the lead in the third round of the Evian Championship on Saturday. Lee shot 1-under-par 70 for a 10-under total of 203 and a one-shot lead over Lexi ...

Local players fall short in Drive, Chip and Putt regional finals

All seven area players fell short in their bids to reach the Drive, Chip and Putt national finals at Augusta National.
By Garry Smits

Friday, Sept. 11, 2015

Mi Hyang Lee leads Evian Championship

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France - What Evian Championship leader lacks in experience, the 22-year-old Mi Hyang Lee makes up for with advice from her 69-year-old caddie.

Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015

Michaux: Augusta-area youngsters seek spot at National

The third edition of the Drive, Chip & Putt Championship is underway, and the odds have never been better for a local representative to reach the final at Augusta National for the first time.
By Scott Michaux

Thompson, Lee share Evian lead

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France - Lexi Thompson picked up five shots in four holes to shoot 5-under-par 66 and claim a share of the lead with Mi Hyang Lee in the opening round of the Evian Championship on ...

Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015

PGA Championship returning to Oak Hill

The PGA Championship is returning to Oak Hill in 2023 for the fourth time.

Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015

Mickelson, Haas added to Presidents Cup team

Phil Mickelson kept alive a streak and earned a footnote in Presidents Cup history Tuesday when he was selected to play on his 21st consecutive U.S. team.

Michaux: Snakebit Taylor bidding for card

As he starts out the four-week Tour Finals in Indiana on Thursday, Vaughn Taylor is simultaneously one of the hottest yet snakebit players in the field.
By Scott Michaux

Monday, Sept. 7, 2015

Rickie Fowler rallies to win Deutsche Bank

NORTON, Mass. - Rickie Fowler won the Deutsche Bank Championship with one big putt. Henrik Stenson might have lost it with one big mistake.
By Doug Ferguson

Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015

Stenson takes one-shot lead at Deutsche Bank

NORTON, Mass. - One 3-wood quickly put Henrik Stenson into the mix at the Deutsche Bank Championship. Another one helped to give him the lead.

Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015

Hoffman leads Deutsche Bank Championship

NORTON, Mass. - In a year of first-ever feats for Jordan Spieth, he accomplished another Saturday in the Deutsche Bank Championship, but this one wasn't positive.
By Doug Ferguson

Friday, Sept. 4, 2015

De Jonge leads Deutsche Bank Championship

Brendon De Jonge ran off seven birdies in calming conditions at the TPC Boston for 6-under-par 65 that gave him a two-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship.

Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015

Ex-Augusta State player is tied for lead in European Tour event

MOSCOW - Former Augusta State golfer Scott Jamieson and Daniel Gaunt took a share of the lead at the Russian Open with 6-under-par 65s in Thursday's first round.

Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015

Haas must move up to make the Presidents Cup team

NORTON, Mass. - Bill Haas is grinding to qualify for the U.S. Presidents Cup team.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015

Balacing act is faced by PGA Tour

The PGA Tour is in a tough spot trying to balance a postseason that is compelling to the very end and a system that rewards the best player.
By Doug Ferguson

Final tournament before FedEx Cup playoffs was costly to Taylor

The final round of the Wyndham Championship on Aug. 23 was another example of how thin the margins can be in the FedEx Cup.
By Doug Ferguson

Monday, Aug 31, 2015

Jason Day's win at Barclays adds name to race for No. 1

Spieth already was assured of losing the No. 1 ranking back to Rory McIlroy when Jason Day put together a weekend at The Barclays that was even better when put into context.
By Doug Ferguson

Sunday, Aug 30, 2015

Maggert wins Champions event, takes lead in Schwab Cup

ENDICOTT, N.Y. - Jeff Maggert won the Dick's Sporting Goods Open on Sunday for his fourth Champions Tour victory of the year, closing with 6-under-par 66 to beat Paul Goydos by two strokes.

Wade bests buddies at Jones Creek

After a shocking turn of events near the end of Sunday's Jones Creek Classic, John Wade emerged as the winner.
By David Westin

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