News for Friday, November 15, 2013


News 2013 November 15


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Horsfield fires a 10-under 60 at Orlando City Amateur

Sam Horsfield, Orlando City Amateur: Fires a 10-under 60 in the first round of the 54-hole tournament

Sam Horsfield, a 16-year-old from Davenport, Fla., shot a 10-under 60 in the first round of the Orlando City Amateur on Nov. 15 at Dubsdread Golf Course.

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5 Things: Karlsson, Stadler tied at 12 under in Mexico

PGA Tour, OHL Classic, Robert Karlsson, Kevin Stadler: Karlsson and Stadler have more to play for than just a victory

The sun hung around long enough for the first round of the OHL Classic to be completed Friday and for 29 players to finish the second. Robert Karlsson, who squeezed in 36 holes just before darkness, and Kevin Stadler, who managed 34 holes, share the lead at 12-under 130 at El Camaleon Golf Club in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Here are 5 Things You Need to Know from Friday.

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Tracker: Stadler, Karlsson share lead at Mayakoba

Tour Tracker: OHL Classic at Mayakoba, Day 2

Mother Nature stole the spotlight Thursday at the OHL Classic at Mayakoba. Thunderstorms and lightning suspended play twice, pushing first-round action into Friday.

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Player diary: Alabama's Emma Talley (Part 5)

Alabama's Emma Talley checks in with an update from the offseason.

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Player diary: Nicole Morales (Part 3)

A lot has happened in the past few weeks. Yesterday was National Signing Day and I’m excited to say that I signed my National Letter of Intent to the University of Alabama!

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Putter switch keys Duval's first-round 67 at Mayakoba

Putter switch keys David Duval's opening-round 67 at Mayakoba

David Duval went back to a once trusty putter and poured in seven birdies to shoot an opening round 4-under 67 at the OHL Classic at Mayakoba.

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Hahn, 3 other Americans earn 2014 Euro Tour cards

John Hahn, 3 other Americans earn 2014 Euro Tour cards; del Moral medalist

John Hahn and three other Americans locked up 2014 European Tour cards Friday.

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Mickelson talks U.S. Open prep, '99 at Pinehurst

Phil Mickelson talks U.S. Open prep, '99 Open at Pinehurst

Phil Mickelson plans to make two to three trips to Pinehurst before the 2014 U.S. Open, he said Friday on Golf Channel's "Morning Drive."

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TaylorMade JetSpeed Rescue clubs

TaylorMade touts distance in JetSpeed Rescue hybrids

TaylorMade enhanced the sole design and pushed the CG forward in its latest JetSpeed Rescue hybrid to give it more distance.

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Scott shares Australian Masters lead; Lyle makes cut

Adam Scott shares Australian Masters lead; Jarrod Lyle makes cut

Defending champion Adam Scott grabbed a share of the second-round lead at the Australian Masters, with birdies on his first three holes Friday and two of his final four giving him a 5-under 66 at Royal Melbourne. Meanwhile, Jarrod Lyle made the 36-hole cut behind an even-par 71.

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Pornanong Phatlum leads Lorena Ochoa Invitational

Pornanong Phatlum leads after Round 1 of Lorena Ochoa Invitational

Thailand's Pornanong Phatlum took the first-round lead Thursday in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational, birdieing seven of the first 13 holes at Guadalajara Country Club.

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Stenson leads European Tour closer by a shot

Henrik Stenson leads European Tour closer by a shot

Henrik Stenson moved a step closer to capturing the European money title, shooting an 8-under 64 Friday for a one-stroke lead after two rounds at the season-ending World Tour Championship.

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Growing the game: Club golf participation soars

Growing the game: Club golf gets collegians on the course

For Jim Silva, college golf means tossing a duffel and a golf bag in the back of a 15-passenger van with seven of his friends and driving to the nearest golf tournament. It’s something of a grassroots approach to the game, and a far cry from the traditional life of a collegiate golfer.