News for Friday, November 13, 2009


News 2009 November 13


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Shin shoots 66 for Ochoa Invitational lead

Shin leads by 3 in Mexico

Jiyai Shin had a second-round 66 at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational to take a three-shot lead over Michelle Wie and Paula Creamer. Shin has three wins already this season, and is in the hunt for Player of the Year.

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Leonard cards 11 birdies, leads at Disney

Leonard leads at Disney

Justin Leonard made 11 birdies in an 8-under 64 Friday at the Children’s Miracle Network Classic and surged to the top of the leaderboard. Rickie Fowler wasn’t so lucky.

Streelman wins $1 million in Kodak Challenge

Kevin Streelman added another interesting accomplishment to his PGA Tour resume on Friday. This one is probably his favorite, since it was worth $1 million.

Barron vs. Tour: It’s judge’s decision

Doug Barron, the first player suspended under the PGA Tour’s anti-doping policy, has filed a lawsuit to seek reinstatement to the Tour.

Duval may lose Tour card after MC at Disney

David Duval at Q-School? It seems unthinkable, but it could happen.

Sybase Classic moving to Essex County CC

The tournament, which has been without a home since ending its relationship with Upper Montclair Country Club in Clifton, N.J., has reached an agreement in principle to be staged at Essex County Country Club in West Orange, N.J., according to a source familiar with the negotiations.

DiMarco needs high finish in PGA Tour finale

explains why Chris DiMarco’s son could help him secure his PGA Tour card for 2010.

A putting tip from his 13-year-old son could help Chris DiMarco earn his 2010 PGA Tour card.

Another round of Q-School hits Tour hopefuls

explains why Mark Carnevale, almost 50, is heading back to PGA Tour Q-School.

Seventeen seasons removed from his Rookie of the Year honor, Mark Carnevale is a freshman all over again.

Nyhus resigns as BYU head coach

Sue Billek Nyhus has stepped down as head coach at BYU. Nyhus advanced her resignation Tuesday, and Robbie Bosco, director of the BYU Varsity Club, will take over the program as an interim coach.

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Head-to-toe: Puma

Puma is in the spotlight for this week's head-to-toe look.

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Doral upgrades continue with McLean course opening

has the details behind the new Jim McLean course at Doral.

Despite having five golf courses, 700 rooms, a huge spa, more than 110,000 square feet of meeting space and one of the country’s most famous golf schools, Doral Golf Resort & Spa for years has been defined by one thing: the Blue Monster Course.

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For the fashionable tyke in your foursome

The Littlest Golfer is a great company that offers clothes, toys and various other golf goodies for the littlest golfer in any family.

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Imano leads Taiheiyo Masters

Imano Yasuharu shot a 7-under 65 to take a two-stroke lead after the second round of the Taiheiyo Masters.

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Liang among leaders at Hong Kong Open

Wenchong Liang shot a bogey-free 5-under 65 Friday to move into a four-way tie for the lead after the second round of the Hong Kong Open.

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Woods takes 3-shot lead at Aussie Masters

Woods leads Aussie Masters

For the fourth straight event, Tiger Woods took the 36-hole lead. He was three ahead Friday at the Australian Masters.