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Friday, July 03, 2015
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
Patrick Reed oozing with confidence
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- Patrick Reed comes to the Greenbrier Classic loaded with confidence. Nothing new there.
Shaquille O'Neal needs a mulligan at Greenbrier Classic Pro-Am
If you think, "Shaquille O'Neal playing in the Greenbrier Classic Pro-Am" sounds funny, wait until you see this swing in this video captured by ESPN.com's Jason Sobel:
2015 Greenbrier Classic: Five players to watch
The PGA Tour heads to White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., this week for the Greenbrier Classic. Much like last week at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn., the Greenbrier's Old White Course is another one of those places where players can go crazy low.
Putter buying tips
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- Hayden Matthew piddled with some putters inside Golf Headquarters on Tuesday. She doesn't need a new putter.
Golf and Tim Hortons: What could be better on Canada Day?
Americans are well-aware of the significance of July 4, but to our friends up north, July 1 is a special day. The Dominion of Canada was created by an act of confederation on July 1, 1867. And Canada Day is the celebration of that event.