News for Monday, August 7, 2006


News 2006 August 7


2006: Amateurs gain valuable lessons

Dillon Dougherty didn’t make the cut, but he did make a friend.

2006: A miraculous week for Crenshaw

If Hootie Johnson was looking for proof that guile and finesse are just as important as length when taking on a fortified Augusta National, he found it in Ben Crenshaw.

2006: Length still matters – a lot

Some, but not all, of the pre-tournament talk about course lengthening proved to be right.

2006: Game plan, putting pay off

Phil Mickelson wheeled down Magnolia Lane early last week with 91 inches of driver and an air of invincibility normally reserved for Tiger Woods and the New York Yankees.

2006: The Masters - Phil's Time

Mickelson’s splendid Sunday at Augusta, equal parts brain and brawn, completes his transformation from major joke to Grand Slam Goliath.

2006: DNA results clear Duke lacrosse team, LPGA chair’s son

DNA results clear Duke lacrosse team, LPGA chair’s son

2006: Strip club visit sidelines coach, 7 players

Colorado senior Edward McGlasson finished fourth April 8 after a final-round 76 at The Intercollegiate in Cary, N.C.

2006: WGC expansion plan draws mixed reviews

With three World Golf Championships anchored in the United States for the next few years – in Miami, Tucson (Ariz.) and Akron (Ohio) – the PGA Tour has been discussing a way to move the events around the globe.