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Thursday, March 26, 2015
Jeff Maggert nails target from 135 yards at Mississippi Gulf Resort
  BILOXI – Across the pool, over U.S. 90, through a pair of palm trees and onto a target 135 yards away. That's all Jeff Maggert had to do. No problem, right?
Tiger Woods donates $10K to honor school's Charlie Sifford Scholarship Fund
The University of Maryland Eastern Shore in Princess Anne, Md., announced Thursday that Tiger Woods is the first individual donor to the school's scholarship fund that will honor the memory of the late Dr. Charlie Sifford.
Donald Perne, longtime PGA Professional at Inverness, dies at 86
  Donald C. Perne, who was head golf professional as the storied Inverness Club played host to two PGA Championships, died Saturday in ProMedica Ebeid Hospice Residence, Sylvania.
Srixon Z545 Irons
Srixon's new Z545 irons for 2015 are redesigned with a soft carbon-forged body with high strength insert face to maximize both feel and ball speed.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Top-ranked Lydia Ko set for Kia Classic, final warm-up before major
  CARLSBAD, Calif.
Jordan Spieth happy to have to two events in Texas before Masters
  SAN ANTONIO (AP) – Jordan Spieth has a couple of home games before the Masters.   ''I enjoy being able to drive my own car to these tournaments,'' said Spieth, the 21-year Texan who lives in subur
Rio de Janeiro mayor unveils nearly finished Olympic golf course
  RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro's mayor unveiled the city's Olympic golf course on Wednesday and laid out an ardent defense of a project that has been criticized by environmental activists and is at the center of legal wranglings.
Ernie Els ends cuts-missed streak thanks to a tip and a compliment
  ORLANDO, Fla.
Notebook: Adam Scott expects tasty menu at Masters Champions Dinner
  ORLANDO, Fla.
LPGA Tour star Stacy Lewis to host mixed event for top junior golfers
  BRASELTON, Ga.
Jr. PGA Champ, Sam Burns, plays Valero Texas Open this week
2014 Jr. PGA Champ, Sam Burns, qualified for to play in this week's PGA TOUR event Valero Texas Open. He prepared by playing a practice round with Jordan Spieth.
Junior PGA Champion Sam Burns makes PGA Tour debut this week
  Winning the Junior PGA Championship would be a career highlight for any young golfer.
Cleveland CG Black Irons
Cleveland's CG Black irons come in two models and are designed to help players with slower swing speeds generate more club head speed for increased ball speed and improve your game.
2015 Valero Texas Open: Five players to watch
The next two weeks on the PGA Tour provide us with a tournament within a tournament.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Bond between Randy Jones and Ryan Polzin strengthens at Texas Open
  For as long as he can remember, PGA Professional Randy Jones has dreamed of playing in the Valero Texas Open in his hometown of San Antonio.
Jack Nicklaus receives Congressional Gold Medal in ceremony at U.S. Capitol
  Jack Nicklaus became the third golfer to receive the Congressional Gold Medal – the highest honor that the U.S.
PGA Professional Tom Philion honored for impact on game of golf
  When the local section of the Professional Golfers' Association was selecting its "Golf Professional of the Year," it saw no need to take a mulligan after its first choice.   SUNY Delhi's Tom Philion would do nicely.
In golf, rules are rules, with no exceptions for infractions great or small
  The St.
Bridgestone Wedges J15
Bridgestone's J15 wedges for 2015 have evolved from a cast design to a forged design, adding more consistency and better feel.
This week's pro golf events March 23-29, 2015
PGA TOUR VALERO TEXAS OPEN   Site: San Antonio. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: TPC San Antonio, Oaks Course (7,435 yards, par 72). Purse: $6.2 million.