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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) -- Troy Merritt felt the fear Saturday he experienced during his successful amateur career. The third-round leader at the RBC Heritage expects another healthy dose Sunday.
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UC Davis coach Tom Johnson makes triumphant return to Sony Open
Tom Johnson took a break from coaching and found a measure of redemption in a return to Waialae Country Club.
18 Jan 2015 - 12:45pm - 0 Comments
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Jimmy Walker uses strong putting to seize lead at Sony Open
HONOLULU (AP) — Defending champion Jimmy Walker one-putted his last 11 holes Saturday on his way to an 8-under 62, giving him a two-shot lead in the Sony Open and a chance to become the first back-to-back winner since 2004.
17 Jan 2015 - 10:35pm - 0 Comments
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Robert Allenby reportedly beaten, robbed after missed cut in Hawaii
HONOLULU (AP) — Australian golfer Robert Allenby says he was robbed, beaten and dumped in a park after missing the cut in the Sony Open, leaving him with cuts and a deep scrape on his forehead.
17 Jan 2015 - 9:58pm - 0 Comments
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Matt Kuchar among three tied for second-round lead at Sony Open
HONOLULU (AP) — Webb Simpson was so determined to switch to a conventional putting style that he broke his belly putter over his knee so he could never use it again.
16 Jan 2015 - 10:51pm - 0 Comments
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Webb Simpson and Paul Casey share first-round lead at Sony Open
HONOLULU (AP) — Webb Simpson made his debut with a conventional putter Thursday at the Sony Open and might have wished he had used one sooner.   One year away from the new rule that outlaws anchored strokes, Simpson ditched his belly
15 Jan 2015 - 11:20pm - 0 Comments
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Luke Donald back with old coach, hopes to get back to road to No. 1
HONOLULU (AP) — Some of the biggest stars in Europe started their year in Abu Dhabi on Thursday.   Luke Donald is in Honolulu.
15 Jan 2015 - 7:43pm - 0 Comments
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Charles Howell III returns to Sony Open still looking for elusive win
HONOLULU -- The sun is shining and spirits are soaring at the Sony Open, the first full-field event of the year on the PGA Tour that seems to bring equal measures of optimism no matter how long a player has been around.
14 Jan 2015 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
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Arnett: Reed's mental toughness places him in elite company
KAPALUA, Maui -- Patrick Reed exited the Honolua country store decked out in a white T-shirt and board shorts, looking like any other tourist vacationing at Kapalua.
14 Jan 2015 - 12:29pm - 0 Comments
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On PGA Tour, a hot stretch can mean big bucks
HONOLULU -- The advice has been passed along for decades on the PGA Tour, and Matt Kuchar believes it has merit. He just doesn't like it. Call it the 80-20 equation.
13 Jan 2015 - 5:02pm - 0 Comments
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Notebook: Golfers banned from throwing items at Phoenix Open's 16th hole
HONOLULU -- The PGA Tour already has banned the caddie races on the infamous par-3 16th hole at the Phoenix Open. Next on the taboo list: tossing items to fans in the grandstands at golf's rowdiest hole.
13 Jan 2015 - 4:58pm - 0 Comments
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This week's pro golf events | Jan. 14-17
SONY OPEN Site: Honolulu. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: Waialae Country Club (7,044 yards, 6,441 metres, par 70). Purse: $5.6 million. Winner's share: $1,008,000.
13 Jan 2015 - 2:21pm - 0 Comments
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Trey Mullinax, Curtis Thompson renew SEC rivalry at Sony Open
HONOLULU -- Trey Mullinax and Curtis Thompson saw quite a bit of each other while playing for rival Southeastern Conference schools. Their connection will extend to Waialae Country Club this week after both qualified for the Sony Open in Hawaii on Monday.
13 Jan 2015 - 1:55pm - 0 Comments
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Patrick Reed wins Hyundai Tournament of Champions in playoff
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Patrick Reed never thought he had a serious chance to win at Kapalua until he stood over an 18-foot birdie putt in a playoff Monday. Like so many other times in his young career, he didn't waste it.
12 Jan 2015 - 9:07pm - 0 Comments
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Hideki Matsuyama looks to join small list of first-visit winners in Maui
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- As a general rule, those who play the Plantation Course for the first time don't always have a memorable experience.
12 Jan 2015 - 2:26pm - 0 Comments
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Walker, Matsuyama tied entering final round of Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Jimmy Walker was surprised by the break on the green on one hole. He was fooled by the wind on the next hole.
11 Jan 2015 - 9:46pm - 0 Comments
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Notebook: Tim Clark knows how to handle the pressure
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Tim Clark knows all about pressure, and not just when he's in contention at a golf tournament.
11 Jan 2015 - 6:57pm - 0 Comments
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Kevin Stadler withdraws from Hyundai Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- Kevin Stadler has withdrawn from the Hyundai Tournament of Champions with an injury to his left hand.
11 Jan 2015 - 6:46pm - 0 Comments
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Chambers Bay putting its best face forward for 2015 U.S. Open
SEATTLE -- If you want to see the first round of the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay in June, you'd better not wait to buy your ticket.
11 Jan 2015 - 11:50am - 0 Comments
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Four tied for lead after second round at Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii -- The first PGA Tour event of the year in Hawaii hardly resembles a working vacation.
10 Jan 2015 - 7:18pm - 0 Comments