News for Wednesday, May 18, 2011


News 2011 May 18


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UCLA, UVa’s Altomare take early lead at NCAAs

UCLA, Altomare lead

Brittany Altomare might be quiet off the course, but the sophomore led an unassuming Virginia squad to second place during Round 1 of the NCAA Women's Championship.

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Wildman’s Walk: Sights from Round 1 in Texas

NCAA Women's Championship

During the first round of the NCAA Women's Championship, Asher Wildman took his usual stroll around Traditions Club to get the lay of the land. Check back all week to get an insider's view of the national championship.

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UW’s Alvarez offers message of hope, perseverance

Washington’s Anya Alvarez

Washington’s Anya Alvarez has a message of hope and perseverance that offers strength on and off the golf course. Beth Ann Baldry explains.

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Silva Zamora starts hot, stumbles late at NCAAs

Marta Silva Zamora feature

Despite a double bogey on the final hole, Georgia's Marta Silva Zamora, the top-ranked player in the country, is off to a strong start at the NCAA Women's Championship. Julie Williams reports.

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Choi to donate $200,000 to tornado relief

K.J. Choi is giving $200,000 from his win at The Players Championship to help victims of the tornados that ravaged the southeastern United States.

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Toy Box: Choi's victory comes with Miura irons

says that K.J. Choi relied on Miura irons to win at the Players.

K.J. Choi relies on Miura irons to win The Players in a playoff against David Toms

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Hate to be Rude: Tiger Woods not 'done'

Rude: Tiger making progress

The golf world is ready to label Tiger Woods as "done," but our Jeff Rude isn't ready to make that claim. He thinks Woods is making progress and isn't done winning, by any means.

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Fantasy Tip Sheet: Colonial

Fantasy tips: Colonial

Being a Colonial member, Jason Day is getting plenty of love from our fantasy experts.

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Wildman's Corner: Aggies have a chance?

NCAA women notes

Wildman checks in from College Station, where he has three quick thoughts on the start of the NCAA Women's Championship.

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Augusta State's regional lineup sees little change

Olle Bengtsson is the lone newcomer to Augusta State's Southeast Regional lineup that won it all last season.

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Oregon men bring lessons learned to Southeast

Oregon in Southeast Regional

The jet-lagged Oregon men are 2,983 miles from home at the NCAA Southeast Regional, but brought memories of a bout of overconfidence in 2010.

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GW Junior Tour

GW Jr Tour

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GW Amateur Tour


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Stricker is the Tour's model of consistency

Stricker always lurking

With only three cuts missed since 2009, Steve Stricker is a model of consistency.