News for Sunday, March 14, 2010


News 2010 March 14


Rookie diary: The road to recovery

is recovering after wrist surgery March 8. Read about his future plans in his rookie diary.

Well, I’m sure everybody knows by now, but just in case you haven’t heard, I had wrist surgery on March 8 that effectively ended my rookie year on the PGA Tour.

Rookie diary: Off to Morocco

is packed and prepared for her first trip overseas. Read about it in her diary.

Hello again, everyone! Since I last wrote, I have been practicing hard and getting prepared to make my first trip overseas for the year to Casablanca, Morocco!

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UNLV, UCLA share Southern Highlands title

UNLV, UCLA share title

Once again, UNLV ended this year’s version of the Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters at the top of the leaderboard. But this time they had to share the spotlight with UCLA.

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FSU wins home event despite scorecard error

FSU wins home event

Despite a scorecard error by Brooks Koepka, Florida State won the Seminole Intercollegiate on Sunday. Senior captain Seath Lauer (pictured) finished second individually.

Notes: Kuchar keeps cashing big checks

Matt Kuchar came into this season with three top-three finishes in his last 52 PGA Tour starts. So far in 2010, he's 3-for-8.

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Collins, Streelman share Puerto Rico lead

Chad Collins birdied the par-5 fifth hole for a share of the Puerto Rico Open lead with Kevin Streelman just before third-round play was suspended because of darkness Saturday in the rain-delayed PGA Tour event.

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Els rolls to CA Championship title

Els wins CA Championship

Ernie Els is back in the winner’s circle. The Big Easy won the CA Championship on Sunday, his first victory in two years.

Presnell punctuates week with 64, big payday

says Alistair Presnell can look to upgrade his 10-year-old car after driving away from Doral with a career payday.

He shares the same passion for their native land, the same love of golf, the same laid-back and passive personality that is common with Aussies.

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Fashion-forward Recari one to watch

says LPGA rookie Beatriz Recari is the tour’s newest glamour girl.

The LPGA has a new glamour girl. Rookie Beatriz Recari, a down-to-earth 22-year old from Pamplona, Spain (better known as the town where the Running of the Bulls takes place), grew up in a sports-oriented family.

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Auburn claims second win in a row

Auburn wins Tiger/Wave

Led by top-ranked Cydney Clanton, No. 3 Auburn captured its second win in a row Sunday at the Tiger/Wave Golf Classic in New Orleans.

Frosh leads Virginia Tech to win at Pinehurst

Freshman Mikey Moyers posted a career-best finish to lead Virginia Tech to its first win of the season Sunday at the Pinehurst Intercollegiate.

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Tseng posts 66 for 3-shot win in Australia

Taiwan’s Yani Tseng won the Women’s Australian Open on Sunday, birdieing seven of the last 12 holes for a bogey-free 7-under 66 and a three-stroke victory over 2009 winner Laura Davies.