News for Thursday, October 10, 2013

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5 Things: Overton's 64 gives him Frys.com lead

The 2013-14 PGA Tour season began Thursday with the first round of the Frys.com Open at CordeValle in San Martin, Calif. And it's Jeff Overton who is the first first-round leader of the season after shooting a 7-under 64.

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How it happened: Overton leads by 1 at CordeValle

The 2013-14 PGA Tour season begins Thursday with the first round of the Frys.com Open at CordeValle in San Martin, Calif. Follow the first-round action now!

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McCoy wins his lifelong dream: a USGA title

Mike McCoy has been a dominating presence in his home state of Iowa for nearly a quarter century. Now he has added the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship to his resume.

Sellinger lives his dream with growth of long driving

If it seems as if Art Sellinger has been around forever, that's because he has, more or less. Sellinger, 48, won the National Long Drive Championship in 1986, the beginning of a long-drive career that included the '91 title and never stopped expanding.

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Ilhee Lee leads after 1st round of LPGA Malaysia

South Korea's Ilhee Lee shot a 7-under 64 to take a one-stroke lead over Brittany Lang after the opening round of the LPGA Malaysia on Thursday.

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Seven-way tie for lead at Portugal Masters

Alviro Quiros' knowledge of his home course was of little advantage as six others tied the 2008 champion for the lead after the first round of the Portugal Masters on Thursday.

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McIlroy, former President Clinton play golf

Former President Bill Clinton and Rory McIlroy played golf together on Oct. 10 in Ireland.

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McCoy crowned U.S. Mid-Amateur champ

Michael McCoy was crowned the 33rd U.S. Mid-Amateur champion on Thursday when he defeated Bill Williamson, 8 and 6, at the Country Club of Birmingham (Ala.).

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Potter tops Shirley for U.S. Women's Mid-Am title

Julia Potter of Granger, Ind., defeated Margaret Shirley of Rosewell, Ga., in 19 holes, to win the 27th U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship on Thursday.

Legends Tour's ISPS Handa Cup starts Oct. 11

The biggest season in the 13-year history of the LPGA Legends Tour reaches a climax this week with the eighth playing of the ISPS Handa Cup at Hermitage Golf Club.

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NBC, PGA extend Ryder Cup TV deal

The PGA of America and NBC announced Oct. 10 that the Ryder Cup will remain on NBC through 2030 as part of a 15-year contract extension.

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Men's golf: How top freshmen have fared so far

It’s early in the college golf season (yes, we know), but some fab freshman have made more of an impact than others. Take a look at our preseason top-10 fab freshman and how they have fared in their first couple of tournaments for their respective teams.

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Q&A: Wake Forest women's team's Dittrich

A recent conversation with Natalie Dittrich, president of the Wake Forest women’s club golf, yielded some interesting perspective on the future of women’s golf.

Portland State, Choi win Price's Give 'Em Five titles

Portland State handed recently hired coach Kailin Downs her first tournament victory with a school record-setting triumph Oct. 9 at the Price’s Give ’Em Five Intercollegiate at New Mexico State’s Championship course in Las Cruces.

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Q&A: Xavier club golf president Janisse

Amid hundreds of student leaders and club presidents worthy of recognition, John Janisse of Xavier has done an exceptionally good job transforming a dying club into the top club on his campus.

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Notes: No finish line in sight yet for Pettersen

Suzann Pettersen's desire to be more relaxed on the golf course helped her win back-to-back LPGA tournaments earlier this season. Now she's focused on adding to her trophy collection.

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Rude: Tour's 'off-season' leaves little room for rest

Took a cat nap after the Presidents Cup and woke up to find a new PGA Tour season upon us. That’s golf for you.

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Ko, 16, has proved she is ready for the LPGA stage

Lydia Ko, ranked as high as No. 4 in the world, has decided to turn pro in time for next month's CME Titleholders and has petitioned the LPGA for status despite being only 16. Her acceptance should be a mere formality.

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Funk, 57, makes return to the PGA Tour

At 57 years old, Fred Funk is making his return to the PGA Tour. Funk will use his one-time exemption for being in the top 50 on the career money list. He'll make his first start of the season Thursday at the Frys.com Open at CordeValle in San Martin, Calif.

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SCORES: Frys.com Open, Round 4

A look at the Frys.com Open leaderboard from California.

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Erik Compton receives inaugural Courage Award

Erik Compton, a two-time heart transplant recipient, became the inaugural winner of the PGA Tour Courage Award on Wednesday.

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5 Things: 2013 AJGA Ping Invitational preview

The AJGA Ping Invitational is set to begin Saturday at Karsten Creek in Stillwater, Okla. Here are 5 Things you need to know before the tournament gets underway!

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