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Saturday, July 04, 2015
French Open: Van Zyl cards 64, leads by 2
PARIS (AP) — Jaco Van Zyl will take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the French Open and a shot at a maiden European Tour title after carding a 7-under-par 64 on Saturday.
Greenbrier sees themes developing
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W. Va. -- In six years, the Greenbrier Classic has developed a different character, a different feel each summer. In 2010, it was the Week of the 59. 2011 had the most scrambled-up leaderboard and a three-way playoff.
Pro golfers celebrate 2015 Fourth of July
Golfers took to Twitter and Instagram on Saturday to wish America a happy 239th birthday.
Friday, July 03, 2015
Tiger Woods makes Greenbrier cut as Vegas and Langley share lead
  WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) – Jhonattan Vegas hasn't had much success since winning his second PGA Tour event as a rookie in 2011.
Victor Dubuisson in three-way tie for halfway lead at French Open
  PARIS (AP) – Home favorite Victor Dubuisson was in a three-way tie for the lead after the second round of the Alstom French Open on Friday, while Ryder Cup teammate Graeme McDowell's bid for a third successive title came to an early end.
Mass. country club has ace spree
CONCORD, Mass. -- Members of a Massachusetts country club are having a remarkable golf season. In the two months since the Nashawtuc Country Club in Concord opened for the season, 10 different players ranging in age from 11 to 79 have scored a hole-in-one.
Ishikawa turns back the clock
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W. Va. -- A young man walked across Howard's Creek bridge on Thursday from the golf course to the Greenbrier clubhouse.
Paul McGinley joins Twitter
Paul McGinley, the man who led Team Europe to a 16.5-11.5 victory at the 2014 Ryder Cup, has officially joined Twitter.  Using the handle @mcginleygolf, McGinley sent out his first tweet on Friday morning. 
Aces cost Greenbrier owner almost $200K
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- Greenbrier owner Jim Justice played "Big Money Grip" at the Greenbrier Classic on Thursday.
Bubba Watson to paint over Confederate Flag on General Lee
  As we've seen in recent days, the controversy over the flying of the Confederate flag has touched many aspects of society, including sports.
Thursday, July 02, 2015
Scott Langley leads Greenbrier by one, Tiger Woods shoots 66
  WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) – For a change, Tiger Woods got off to a good start.   Woods rebounded from a dismal U.S.
Shaquille O'Neal gets redemption at Greenbrier Classic
By now, we've all seen Shaq struggle to hit a golf ball at the Pro-Am portion of the Greenbrier Classic. On Thursday, videos surfaced that helped redeem him. 
Maximilian Kieffer leads way in rainy first round of Alstom French Open
  PARIS (AP) – Maximilian Kieffer of Germany was leading on 4 under par with four holes to play when the first round of the Alstom French Open was suspended for the day because of thunderstorms on Thursday.   Victo
Little rest for Watson prior to Greenbrier
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- David Bradshaw wouldn't put money on his favorite to win the Greenbrier Classic, but, if he was ...
Tiger Woods shows importance of moving past bad hole at Greenbrier Classic
If there was a defining moment in Tiger Woods' first round of the Greenbrier Classic on Thursday, it came on his walk to the seventh hole.
Update: Fans get $600 for Greenbrier Classic aces
Update: Greenbrier owner Jim Justice is handing out a lot of cash today.
Maine man sinks putt to win $10,000
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. -- Neil Olestrom retired about 21 years ago and played a lot of golf over the period of rest and relaxation. And he's seen his share of 50-foot putts over the years.
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
Woods returns to Greenbrier Classic
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- In its infancy, The Greenbrier Classic was friendly to first-time winners and re-energized the careers of veterans who had been stuck in a rut. Tiger Woods will take anything positive at this point.
Tiger Woods in action at Greenbrier after summer vacation with kids
  WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va.
Golf groups distance themselves from Trump after immigration remarks
  Donald Trump says the golf industry supports him because "they know I'm right." Four leading golf organizations said he's wrong.   The PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, USGA and PGA of America broke their silence Wednesday to issu