Originally created 11/06/02

Golfer Jace Bugg begins treatments for leukemia



HENDERSON, Ky. -- Buy.com Tour golfer Jace Bugg is undergoing chemotherapy treatments for leukemia at a Las Vegas hospital.

Bugg, who won the Arkansas Classic in April, was diagnosed with leukemia on Friday and started treatments two days later.

Doctors expect Bugg to undergo 10 days of chemotherapy, his grandmother, Opal Chamberlain, said from her home in Henderson, Ky.

Bugg, who turns 26 on Wednesday, finished 29th on the developmental tour's money list with $128,687.



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