News for Saturday, April 4, 2009


News 2009 April 4


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Van Pelt sneaks into Shell lead

Bo Van Pelt may have the lead at the Shell Houston Open, but he isn’t in the clear. Van Pelt has four high-caliber players one shot back including Tour vets Fred Couples and Tommy Armour III, Tour rookie Colt Knost, and young gun Paul Casey.

Knost joins leaders in Houston

Colt Knost and Tommy Armour III shot 70s Saturday morning to tie Paul Casey, Geoff Ogilvy and John Senden for the lead at 8 under after two rounds of the Shell Houston Open.

Americans making major charge

Is Cristie Kerr the best American in the hunt at the Kraft? She’s one back of Kristy McPherson, who is leading in her first start at Mission Hills. Several other names are representing the U.S. contingent well. Beth Ann Baldry explains why.

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McPherson clings to lead at Kraft

Kristy McPherson, Cristie Kerr and Brittany Lincicome will tee off together in the last group Sunday at the Kraft Nabisco Championship.