Golf Buzz

Tiger Woods is swinging a driver without pain, and his agent says doctors have cleared him to practice without limitations. Still to be determined is when Woods can play in a tournament.
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Dinosaur-sized alligator takes a stroll on South Carolina golf course
Lately it feels like alligators on golf courses are trying to one-up one another. Just when I think I've blogged about the biggest gator I've ever seen, BOOM, another sneaks up (as much as something that looks the size of an alligator can sneak up) and proves me wrong.
7 Jun 2017 - 1:56pm - 0 Comments
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40 years after his historic round, Al Geiberger is still 'Mr. 59'
At this point, almost 40 years after he earned the nickname, "Mr. 59," Al Geiberger has the story down pat.
3 Jun 2017 - 1:45pm - 0 Comments
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Watch Jason Dufner hole out for eagle during record-setting round
2013 PGA Champion Jason Dufner has flown a bit under the radar this season, but he has only missed two cuts in 14 events and has finished in the top 25 nine times.
2 Jun 2017 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
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Roberto De Vicenzo accepted his Masters scorecard error with grace
Roberto De Vicenzo was sitting in the corner of a sponsor’s tent at the 2009 Argentine Open, patiently awaiting his invited guest’s arrival.
2 Jun 2017 - 8:01am - 0 Comments
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Jason Day wearing custom Cleveland Cavs shoes at Memorial Tournament
Australian Jason Day calls Columbus, Ohio home. It's where his wife, Ellie, is from. Having been in Ohio several years, Day has become an avid fan of the Buckeye State's sports teams -- particularly the Columbus Bluejackets and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
1 Jun 2017 - 12:49pm - 0 Comments
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Oklahoma defeats Oregon to win NCAA golf championship
SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Brad Dalke held off Sulman Raza to give Oklahoma its second NCAA golf championship, 3-1-1 over defending champion Oregon on Wednesday at Rich Harvest Farms.
1 Jun 2017 - 8:45am - 0 Comments
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Marshall golfer was headed back to state, then did 'the right thing'
Her round was over and Kaylee Gossen of Marshall appeared a lock to get back to the high school golf state tournament.
1 Jun 2017 - 3:51am - 0 Comments
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Andrew 'Beef' Johnston makes 3 eagles — including ace — to qualify for US Open
East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta has a glorious history and deep connection with its home city. Take a tour through its famous clubhouse and fairways to learn about the origins and impact of this iconic destination from PGA Professional and Director of Golf at East Lake, Chad Parker.
30 May 2017 - 5:04pm - 0 Comments
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Wesley Bryan gives scouting report on US Open rough
The US Open is known for having lightning quick greens and super tough rough. But Wesley Bryan's early look at this year's course shows "super tough rough" has been taken to another level in some spots.
30 May 2017 - 3:45pm - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods on his recovery: 'I haven’t felt this good in years.'
Tiger Woods took to his blog Wednesday to post an update on his recovery process after his fourth back surgery — a spinal fusion.
24 May 2017 - 4:18pm - 0 Comments
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Stanford's Maverick McNealy wins Ben Hogan Award as nation's best college golfer
It took three trips to Fort Worth to make it happen, but Stanford golfer Maverick McNealy finally heard his name called Monday as winner of the Ben Hogan Award.
23 May 2017 - 3:00pm - 0 Comments
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Arizona State's Monica Vaughn wins NCAA women's golf title
SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Monica Vaughn didn't know the score, and she might not have believed how the final hour unfolded Monday that enabled the Arizona State senior to capture the NCAA women's golf title.
23 May 2017 - 10:12am - 0 Comments
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WATCH: Jason Day soars into lead with incredible chip in
Just when it looked as though Jason Day was in absolute jail after a wayward tee shot at the par-4 15th hole coming down the stretch at TPC Four Seasons on Sunday, he turned what looked like it would be at least a bogey into the most improbable birdie to take the lead late at the AT&T Byro
21 May 2017 - 5:52pm - 0 Comments
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WATCH: Kirk Triplett makes ace in first PGA Tour Champions major of 2017
The Regions Tradition -- the first major championship on the PGA Tour Champions schedule for 2017 -- is going on in Birmingham, Alabama, this week. On Sunday, Kirk Triplett aced the 201-yard, par-3 17th hole -- his eighth of the day -- at Greystone Country Club.
21 May 2017 - 3:11pm - 0 Comments
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VIDEO: Sergio Garcia pulls off spectacular chip from tricky lie
The par-4 third hole at TPC Four Seasons Resort wasn't all that kind to Masters Champion Sergio Garcia on Sunday. It wasn't all ugly though.
21 May 2017 - 2:19pm - 0 Comments
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WATCH: European Tour player makes albatross in Italy
China's Haotong Li shot a 5-under 66 in the final round of the European Tour's Rocco Forte Open in Verdura, Sicily and tied for third, one shot out of a playoff at 13 under. In the process of Sunday's round though, Li hit a shot he'll remember for a lifetime.
21 May 2017 - 2:00pm - 0 Comments
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WATCH: James Hahn slam dunks birdie pitch at AT&T Byron Nelson
As we see every year, there are seemingly infinite ways to make a birdie. James Hahn channeled his inner LeBron James during the third round of the AT&T Byron Nelson to make a potential up-and-down par turn into a slam-dunk birdie.
20 May 2017 - 2:33pm - 0 Comments
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Chipper Jones uses golf to fill competitive void after baseball
GREER -- Former Atlanta Braves superstar Chipper Jones reserved one final swing to take at a trio of his famous Atlanta teammates following Friday's Round 2 at the BMW Charity Pro-Am.
20 May 2017 - 1:02pm - 0 Comments
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LPGA Tour player's son has adorable reaction after missed putts
Kids say the darndest things, and they also react in the darndest ways. This was most certainly the case with LPGA Tour professional Amanda Blumenherst‏'s son, Will, recently on the putting green.
20 May 2017 - 11:43am - 0 Comments