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Thursday’s roundup: Every ties record at Wyndham

Thursday’s roundup: Every ties record at WyndhamMatt Every matched the Wyndham Championship’s first-round record with a 9-under 61 to take a one-stroke lead.
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Notebook: Paula Creamer gets second shot with U.S. team

Notebook: Paula Creamer gets second shot with U.S. teamShe’s picked for Solheim Cup as alternate after being told she did not make the team
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  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
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Rickie Fowler still showing up too late in majors

Rickie Fowler still showing up too late in majorsComeback falls short at PGA Championship, but he does well at majors.
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  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
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UM’s Kyle Mueller fires 71, eyes U.S. Amateur match play

UM’s Mueller fires 71, eyes U.S. Amateur match playHe's in a decent position to make the 64-man cut Tuesday.
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  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
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Justin Thomas clears major hurdle early with PGA title

Justin Thomas clears major hurdle early with PGA titleJustin Thomas is a major champion. When he became one is more meaningful than where.
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  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
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ESPN: Tiger Woods had 5 different drugs in his system during DUI arrest

ESPN: Tiger Woods had 5 different drugs in his system during DUI arrestGolfer pleaded to reckless driving in exchange for authorities dropping DUI charge last week.
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  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
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Justin Thomas rallies to win PGA Championship

Justin Thomas rallies to win PGA ChampionshipThe 24-year-old son of a PGA professional closed with a 3-under 68 and won by two shots.
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  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
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Notebook: McIlroy dealing with back spasms

Notebook: McIlroy dealing with back spasmsNorthern Irish golfer is not sure if he will compete in the FedEx Cup playoffs or wait until next year.
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  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
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Kisner survives wild finish to take PGA Championship lead

Kisner survives wild finish to take PGA Championship leadEven after his shot bounced high off a concrete bridge over a creek, Kisner wasn’t in the clear at the PGA Championship.
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  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
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Matsuyama, Kisner tied for lead at PGA Championship

Matsuyama, Kisner tied for lead at PGA ChampionshipMatsuyama looked unreal Friday at the PGA Championship, even before the storms arrived.
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  • 1 week ago
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Phil Mickelson laments ‘atrocious’ PGA performance

Phil Mickelson laments ‘atrocious’ PGA performanceThe 47-year-old Hall of Famer finished 11 over through 36 holes and missed the cut for the first time since 1995.
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  • 1 week ago
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Kisner, Olesen open with 67s on fast greens at PGA

Kisner, Olesen open with 67s on fast greens at PGAKevin Kisner and Thorbjorn Olesen emerged with a share of the lead Thursday at 4-under 67.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Spieth holds it together in career slam quest

Spieth holds it together in career slam questJordan Spieth felt he was on the verge of shooting himself out of the PGA Championship on Thursday.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Register for the Detroit News / GAM Hole In One Contest

Register for the Detroit News / GAM Hole In One ContestThe Detroit News / Golf Association of Michigan Hole In One Contest is back.
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Phil Mickelson, Ernie Els reach 100 majors

Phil Mickelson, Ernie Els reach 100 majorsErnie Els and Phil Mickelson are still going at it, rarely rivals, always friends.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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PGA Tour vet Tom Gillis steps down as high school coach

PGA Tour vet Tom Gillis steps down as high school coachPGA Tour veteran Tom Gillis will not return to coach the boys varsity golf team at Pontiac Notre Dame Prep as he prepares for a career on the Champions Tour.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Tiger Woods enters not guilty plea for DUI charge

Tiger Woods enters not guilty plea for DUI chargeTiger Woods has agreed to plead guilty to reckless driving and will enter a diversion program.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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PGA Championship familiar terrain for Traverse City’s Scott Hebert

PGA Championship familiar terrain for Traverse City’s Scott HebertThe head professional at Traverse City Golf & Country Club is the only Michigan man in the field.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Cool move: Shorts OK’d for practice at hot PGA Championship

Cool move: Shorts OK’d for practice at hot PGA ChampionshipLucas Glover walked off the 18th fairway at Quail Hollow still feeling slightly underdressed. He wasn’t alone.
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PGA Championship moving to May in 2019

PGA Championship moving to May in 2019The PGA of America is moving its major championship to May for the first time in 70 years.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Matsuyama cruises to Bridgestone Invitational title

Matsuyama cruises to Bridgestone Invitational titleJapan native shoots 9-under 61 in final round to win event by five strokes.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
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Sunday’s golf: Kim finally wins major title

Sunday’s golf: Kim finally wins major titleSouth Korean finishes at 1-under 71 for a two-shot victory to claim Women’s British Open Sunday.
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Paul: Putting around my favorite Michigan courses

Paul: Putting around my favorite Michigan coursesIf I could play 18 more rounds this summer, each at a different course, where would I play?
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Saturday’s golf: I.K. Kim builds a 6-shot lead

Saturday’s golf: I.K. Kim builds a 6-shot leadI.K. Kim stood on the first tee at the Women’s British Open and seemed to have everything going against her.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Friday’s golf: I.K. Kim handles bad weather, leads

Friday’s golf: I.K. Kim handles bad weather, leadsKim dropped only one shot in some of the worst conditions at Kingsbarns Links and reached the halfway point at 11-under.
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Thursday’s golf: Thomas Pieters takes 1-shot lead

Thursday’s golf: Thomas Pieters takes 1-shot leadRory McIlroy had his best friend on the bag and his best start on American soil in 18 months.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Yooper wins Michigan Tournament of Champions by a shot

Yooper wins Michigan Tournament of Champions by a shotManistique’s Michael Nagy shot a final-round, 6-under 66 to win the tournament at Boyne.
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Wednesday’s golf: Next generation guides U.S.

Wednesday’s golf: Next generation guides U.S.With just over a month remaining to qualifying for the Presidents Cup, this is shaping up as a new American team.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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Tuesday’s golf: TV star Feherty’s son dies of overdose

Tuesday’s golf: TV star Feherty’s son dies of overdoseShey Feherty died Saturday, which was his 29th birthday, David Feherty announced on Twitter on Tuesday.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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St. Clair Shores' John Quigley wins state publinx championship

St. Clair Shores’ John Quigley wins state publinx championshipIt was the state match play title for Quigley, 33, who is a strategist for Blue Cross.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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Korey Mahoney jumps out to lead at Tournament of Champions

Mahoney jumps out to lead at Tournament of ChampionsDefending champion holds one-shot edge after shooting 6-under 66 in first round at Boyne Mountain.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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Sunday’s golf: Vegas doubles up in playoff win

Sunday’s golf: Vegas doubles up in playoff winVenezuelan sinks Charley Hoffman with a birdie on the first holf of a playoff to win the Canadian Open title.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Saturday’s golf: Bernhard Langer takes 4-shot lead

Saturday’s golf: Bernhard Langer takes 4-shot leadBernhard Langer shot a bogey-free 6-under 65 on Saturday in calmer conditions at Royal Porthcawl.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Friday's golf: Flores leads, Kuchar rallies at Canadian Open

Friday’s golf: Flores leads, Kuchar rallies at Canadian OpenMatt Kuchar shot a 4-under 68 a day after fighting dizzy spells, leaving him seven strokes behind second-round leader Martin Flores.
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Thursday’s golf: Kuchar fights dizzy spells at Canadian Open

Thursday’s golf: Kuchar fights dizzy spells at Canadian OpenMatt Kuchar fought dizzy spells in the first round of the RBC Canadian Open on Thursday.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Flushing's Kerrigan Parks rallies to win state women's championship

Flushing’s Parks rallies to win state women’s titleMarshall University student who is celebrating her 18th birthday shot 1-under 35 on the back nine to defeat Katelyn Chipman of Canton by two shots.
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Jordan Spieth knows success can be fleeting in golf

Jordan Spieth knows success can be fleeting in golfSpieth and Nicklaus are the only players to capture the third leg of the Grand Slam at age 23.
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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Jordan Spieth snatches British Open with back-nine fireworks

Jordan Spieth snatches British Open with back-nine fireworksJordan Spieth used a remarkable string of holes on the back nine to hold off Matt Kuchar and win the British Open on Sunday.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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In-Kyung Kim shoots 63 to win Marathon Classic

In-Kyung Kim shoots 63 to win Marathon ClassicKim birdied six of the first nine holes and finished with an 8-under 63 for a four-stroke victory over Lexi Thompson.
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PGA Championship live scoring

PGA Championship live scoringThe PGA Championship runs through Sunday at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, N.C.
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Rookie Grayson Murray wins first PGA Tour title

Rookie Grayson Murray wins first PGA Tour titleMurray closed with a 3-under 68 to edge Chad Collins on Grand National’s Lake Course.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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Kuchar shaken by British Open ‘crushing’ defeat

Kuchar shaken by British Open ‘crushing’ defeatIn the end, and without doing much wrong, he was a bystander to one of the greatest shows in golf history.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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Nelly Korda, 18, takes Marathon Classic lead

Nelly Korda, 18, takes Marathon Classic leadThe daughter of tennis champion Petr Korda had a 15-under 198 total after shooting a 5-under 66 Saturday at Highland Meadows in Sylvania, Ohio.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
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Grace sets major championship record with 62 at British Open

Grace sets major championship record with 62 at British OpenThe 29-year-old South African posts lowest 18-hold in 157 years of 422 major championships.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
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Saturday’s golf: Stallings shoots 60, leads by one

Saturday’s golf: Stallings shoots 60, leads by oneHe finished 11-under 60 in sweltering conditions to stay ahead of Grayson Murray, who shot a straight 64.
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