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Saturday, May 9, 2015

Jaguar women finish 15th in regional

RALEIGH, N.C. - The Georgia Regents women shot 12-over-par 300 in the final round and finished 15th in the 18-team NCAA Raleigh Regional at Lonnie Poole Golf Course.

Michaux: Area golfers thriving with Owls

They've been a big part of the most successful era in Kennesaw State golf, but Austin Vick and Kelby Burton hope they've saved the best for their final act.
By Scott Michaux

Friday, May 8, 2015

Kelly, Na share Players lead

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Jerry Kelly and Kevin Na are tied for the lead after two rounds of The Players Championship.
By Garry Smits

Speith can't stay with McIlroy

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Masters Tournament champion Jordan Spieth didn't need two days with Rory McIlroy to know how far away he is from turning a budding rivalry into a real one.
By Mark Long

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Four share Players Championship lead

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Charley Hoffman had eight birdies and shot 5-under 67 that gave him a share of The Players Championship lead with Hideki Matsuyama, David Hearn and Kevin Na.
By Garry Smits

Fowler brushes off poll results

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -Rickie Fowler's not bothered by poll listing him as overrated.
By Doug Ferguson

Vaughn Taylor Championship returns to Jones Creek

The E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf will be July 12-16 at Jones Creek Golf Club.
By David Lee

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Black golf pioneer honored with 21-ball salute

At Augusta Municipal Golf Course on Wednesday, former pro golfer Jim Dent headed up a group of seven golfers memorializing pioneer Pete Brown with a 21-ball salute at the practice range.
By Chris Gay

Georgia Regents women's golf team begins play in regional

The Georgia Regents women's golf team is back in the postseason for the second consecutive year.
By Chris Gay

McIlroy downplays Spieth as a serious rival

There is talk of a new rivalry in golf between Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth, partly because of age, mainly because of recent results.
By Garry Smits

Germans had the 'Players' covered in 2014

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Defending Players Championship winner Martin Kaymer is grateful to fellow German and mentor Bernhard Langer for the time he's given him over the years..
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, May 5, 2015


Overtime for Wednesday, May 6

McIlroy looking to end Britain's drought at Players

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - A native of the British Isles hasn't won The Players Championship since Sandy Lyle in 1987. 
By Garry Smits

Latest win at Hilton Head Island boosts Furyk's hall chances

Jim Furyk went from being on the cusp of World Golf Hall of Fame conversation to being closer to a certainty when he won at Hilton Head Island, S.C.
By Doug Ferguson

Michaux: Tiger trumps all storylines

Tiger Woods is still the one story that rises above the rest in pro golf.
By Scott Michaux

Monday, May 4, 2015

Paralyzed golfer tells youths to never give up on dream

AIKEN - When Dennis Walters was lying in a hospital bed after an accident in 1974, he thought his dream of golf career was over.
By John Boyette

McIlroy sitting on top of the world right now

SAN FRANCISCO - Rory McIlroy has won two of the last three World Golf Championships he has played. He joined Tiger Woods (29) and Jack Nicklaus (17) as the only players to have won 10 times ...
By Doug Ferguson

Ceremony at local golf course will honor Pete Brown

A ceremonial tee shot in memory of Pete Brown will be held at noon at Augusta Municipal Golf Course.

Sunday, May 3, 2015

McIlroy top of the world at Match Play Championship

SAN FRANCISCO — Rory McIlroy had to work harder than ever to win the Match Play Championship.
By Doug Ferguson

Woosnam wins his first Champions Tour title

THE WOODLANDS, Texas - Ian Woosnam made a 30-foot birdie putt in a playoff Sunday to win the Insperity Invitational for his first Champions Tour title.

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Augusta man pleads guilty to attempting to join ISIS

Leon Nathan Davis III, 37, admitted Wednesday in U.S. District Court that he intended to join ISIS in Syria last November. The penalty for the federal crime is up to 15 years in prison.
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