News for Thursday, May 16, 2013


News 2013 May 16


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Thompson, Ji lead Mobile Bay LPGA Classic

Lexi Thompson birdied four of her last five holes for a 7-under 65 and a share of the first-round lead Thursday with Eun-Hee Ji in the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic.

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5 Things: Bradley (60) tears it up at Nelson, leads by three

Keegan Bradley fired a 10-under 60 -- coming within feet of a 59 -- and took a three-shot lead over Charl Schwartzel after the first round of the HP Byron Nelson Championship on Thursday. 5 Things you need to know . . .

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Columbus Regional: Surprising Charlotte takes lead

The 12th-seeded Charlotte 49ers lead the South Carolina Gamecocks by a single shot and are four clear of the Stanford Cardinal.

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Fayetteville: Illinois' Danielson fires career-low 65

After struggling in the spring season and barely making Illinois' regional squad, Charlie Danielson fired a 7-under 65 to take the individual lead at the Fayetteville Regional.

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Deal outline gives hope for Bandon Muni

Bandon Dunes developer Mike Keiser is well down the path to creating a 27-hole municipal facility for the coastal Oregon town.

A 27-hole municipal course in Bandon Dunes would be located on a sandy, partially wooded stretch of ground six miles south of town center, overlooking a lagoon and coastal barrier sand bar.

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Pullman Regional: Cal leads upstart St. Mary's men

No. 1 Cal is ahead after a school-record, 23-under 265 that was led by 7-under 65s from U.S. Amateur runner-up Michael Weaver and Joel Stalter, but those two golfers trail USC's Sam Smith by three.

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Baton Rouge Regional: Florida leads 'Bama by 10

Gators growl in Round 1, lead by 10 shots over Alabama and South Alabama at the NCAA's Baton Rouge Regional.

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How it happened: Bradley takes three-shot lead

Keegan Bradley set the early pace with a 60 and no one could chase him down, giving Bradley a three-shot lead after the first round of the HP Byron Nelson Championship. See how it all happened.

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Tallahassee Regional: Maguire, North Florida lead

M.J. Maguire's opening-round 65 Thursday has North Florida leading the NCAA Tallahassee Regional.

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Tempe Regional: UCLA depth earns early lead

A slow start turned into an exciting finish for No. 4 UCLA, the regional's top seed – providing a 10-shot lead over No. 8 Duke at the NCAA men's regional in Tempe, Ariz.

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Fayetteville Regional: Illinois men lead by 3

The Illinois Fighting Illini were in full stride in the opening round at the Fayetteville, Ark., regional, shooting 6-under 282 to take a three-stroke lead.

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Bradley fires course-record 60 at HP Byron Nelson

Keegan Bradley came within three feet of a 59 Thursday at the HP Byron Nelson Championship, carding 10 birdies and an eagle en route to a 10-under 60.

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GW Junior Invitational 2013 - West Coast: Mesa, AZ

West Coast Invitational - Longbow, AZ

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Match Play: Poulter still alive despite loss to Jaidee

Ian Poulter lost 3 and 2 to Thongchai Jaidee, but a win tomorrow against South Africa’s Thomas Aiken, the other player in the group, will see the Englishman through to the knockout rounds of the Volvo World Match Play Championship.

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Scores: Round 4, HP Byron Nelson Championship

A look at the Round 4 leaderboard at the HP Byron Nelson Championship.