News for Friday, February 17, 2012


News 2012 February 17


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Mickelson takes 1-shot lead at Northern Trust

Mickelson leads by 1

An eagle, chip-in for birdie and several par saves helped Phil Mickelson maintain a one-shot lead Friday at Riviera, a day that looked good only on his scorecard.

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Tour Tracker: Live updates from Riviera

Riviera: Round 2

Tour Tracker: Phil Mickelson, who won last week at Pebble Beach, leads by one shot after the second round of the Northern Trust Open.

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Mize shoots 62 for ACE Group Classic lead

Larry Mize shot a 10-under 62 Friday to grab the first-round lead at the ACE Group Classic.

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LSU earns 3rd victory; can Tigers win it all?

College notebook

Austin Ernst led LSU to victory at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic, the Tigers' third team title of the season. It prompts the question: Can LSU contend for a national title? College Notebook

Titleist Vokey SM4 wedges

Titleist Vokey SM4 wedges offer variety

The Titleist Vokey SM4 wedges come in three different finishes as well as varying lofts and bounces – with 21 possibilities in all.

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Live scores: Round 2 at Northern Trust Open

Follow the second round of the Northern Trust Open with our live leaderboard.

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Golfweek Senior Nation mission statement

Mission statement

Our goal with Golfweek Senior Nation is to provide older golfers with information about people, health, fitness, instruction, equipment, training aids, travel, strategy, philosophy, lifestyle and other related topics in a way that we hope is of interest and can be used specifically by the older golfer.

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Whiteford takes 2-shot lead in New Delhi

Peter Whiteford of Scotland shot a 4-under 68 on Friday for a two-shot lead after the second round of the Avantha Masters.

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Briefs: Fairmont Southampton to host Par-3 championship

The third annual Bacardi National Par-3 Championship will be held March 23-25 at the Fairmont Southampton Golf Course.

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Ace propels Webb into lead at LPGA Thailand

Karrie Webb aced the 12th hole but left the course two holes later leading the LPGA Thailand by two strokes when rain halted the second round Friday.