News for Monday, July 26, 2010


News 2010 July 26


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Mast, 59, to make first Tour start since ’05

Dick Mast must’ve hopped into a Hot Tub Time Machine at his hotel last night.

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‘Mistake’ DQ costs Brown shot at win

Brown DQ’d on Futures Tour

Sarah Brown was DQ’d for a nonconforming wedge Sunday on the Futures Tour. It should not have happened. Sean Martin reports.

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Eyeing European sales, Cobra signs Edfors

European Tour winner Johan Edfors, already a Puma Golf endorser, has signed a deal to support the company’s merger partner – clubmaker Cobra Golf.

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Burge (N/R, 2011) commits to Illinois

has given a verbal commitment to Illinois.

Alex Burge has given a verbal commitment to play at Illinois.

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Winner’s Circle: July 19-25, 2010

See what the winners had in their bags this week.

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Azinger, Price WD from U.S. Senior Open

Paul Azinger and Nick Price have pulled out of this week’s U.S. Senior Open with injuries.

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Big names surface as suitors for Sea Island

says marquee names are lining up as bidders to acquire Sea Island, the famed resort now facing financial woes.

Questions swirling about the potential next owner of the Sea Island resort may finally get some answers. Gene Yasuda explains.

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Player of the Week: Doris Chen

Doris Chen, of Bradenton, Fla., won the U.G. Girls’ Junior on July 24, beating Katelyn Dambaugh, 3 and 2, at the Country Club of North Carolina’s Dogwood Course in Pinehurst, N.C.

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Player of the Week: Jim Liu

Jim Liu, of Smithtown, N.Y., won the U.S. Junior Amateur on July 24, beating Justin Thomas, 4 and 2, at Egypt Valley Country Club in Ada, Mich.

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Thompson missing out on Women’s British

says Lexi Thompson deserves a chance to qualify for the Women’s British Open.

Ninety players are competing today for 17 spots in this week’s Ricoh Women’s British Open. Lexi Thompson, one of the fresh new faces in women’s professional golf, isn’t among them, a victim of bad timing and some short-sightedness.

Junior Fantasy results: U.S. Jr./Girls’ Jr.

Well, that was a bit unexpected – and, in one case, unprecedented. Fourteen-year-old Jim Liu became the youngest winner of the U.S. Junior Amateur after defeating Justin Thomas, 4 and 2, in the final match at Egypt Valley Country Club.

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Greenbrier readies for inaugural Tour event

The Greenbrier Classic

Jim Justice’s vision for a West Virginia institution takes shape this week as The Greenbrier gussies up for the PGA Tour. Martin Kaufmann explains.