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Frankie Capan earns PGA Tour exemption with Puerto Rico Junior victory

Frankie Capan earns PGA Tour exemption with AJGA Puerto Rico Junior Open victory

Frankie Capan recorded the biggest victory of his junior-golf career Monday at the AJGA Puerto Rico Junior Open, and also earned a PGA Tour exemption.

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Women's preview: Big South Conference

Women's college golf preview: Big South Conference

Campbell is the favorite but Coastal Carolina will be trying to repeat as Big South Conference women's golf champion this spring.

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Men's preview: Big South Conference

Men's college golf preview: Big South Conference

Charleston Southern will try to successfully defend its Big South Conference men's golf title this spring while Liberty and Campbell serve as the primary challengers.

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FootJoy's FreeStyle golf shoe inspired by tree frog

FootJoy's FreeStyle golf shoe inspired by tree frog

FootJoy's new FreeStyle golf shoe features F.R.O.G.S. outsole technology, which is inspired by the red-eye tree frog.

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Ruffels: I was already pro at time of round with Mickelson, didn't win $5,000

Ryan Ruffels: I was already pro at time of round with Phil Mickelson, didn't win $5,000

Ryan Ruffels responded to a story that quoted him as saying he won $5,000 from Phil Mickelson on a golf course, saying he was already a professional and the wager amount was exaggerated.

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Europe moves closer to EurAsia Cup title

Europe moves closer to EurAsia Cup title

Europe won 4 1/2 points in Saturday's foursomes matches to take a 9-3 lead at the EurAsia Cup in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Women's preview: Big Sky Conference

Women's college golf preview: Big Sky Conference

The Idaho women's golf team is the midseason favorite in the Big Sky Conference, but Northern Colorado and defending champion Northern Arizona are legitimate contenders.

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Men's preview: Big Sky Conference

Men's preview: Big Sky Conference

Despite the loss of head coach John Means, Idaho remains the favorite to win the Big Sky Conference men's golf title this spring.

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Australia's Ryan Ruffels turn pro, receives pair of PGA Tour exemptions

Australia's Ryan Ruffels turn pro, receives pair of PGA Tour sponsor exemptions

Ryan Ruffels, Australia's top amateur golfer, has turned pro and will make starts at the PGA Tour's Farmers Insurance Open and AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.

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Jordan Spieth meets idol, NBA star Dirk Nowitzki, at Mavs game

PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth meets idol, NBA star Dirk Nowitzki, at Mavs game

PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth got to meet his idol, NBA star Dirk Nowitzki, at the Dallas Mavericks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers basketball game Tuesday night in Dallas.

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Justin Walters leads Joburg Open, chases another British Open berth in South Africa

Justin Walters leads Joburg Open, chases another British Open berth in South Africa

European Tour golfer Justin Walters, who qualified for the 2014 British Open at the Joburg Open two years ago, is back – and leading – at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club.

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Tee times, pairings: Sony Open in Hawaii, Rounds 1-2

PGA Tour tee times, pairings: Sony Open in Hawaii, Rounds 1-2

Here are the tee times and pairings for the first and second rounds of the Sony Open in Hawaii, which begins Thursday at Waialae Country Club in Honolulu.

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Men's preview: ACC

Men's college golf conference preview: ACC

Led by sophomores Will Zalatoris and Paul McBride, Wake Forest is the favorite to win the ACC entering the spring, but Florida State and North Carolina also had stellar fall seasons.

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Women's preview: ACC

Women's preview: ACC

Duke, led by 2015 ANNIKA Award winner Leona Maguire, is the clear favorite to hoist the ACC trophy in April.

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Stanford inks Dakota McNealy, brother of Maverick, for 2016

Stanford inks Dakota McNealy, brother of Maverick, for 2016

Dakota McNealy, brother of Stanford golfer Maverick McNealy, has signed with the Cardinal for the Class of 2016.

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OWGR: Jordan Spieth pads lead in world rankings with Hyundai rout

OWGR: Jordan Spieth pads lead in world rankings with Hyundai TOC rout

PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth strengthened his hold on the No. 1 spot in the Official World Golf Ranking, while fellow Texas Longhorn Brandon Stone won on the European Tour.

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Women's preview: American Athletic Conference

Women's college golf preview: American Athletic Conference

East Carolina's women are the slight favorite in the American Athletic Conference this spring as SMU and Houston also finished the fall ranked in the top 50 nationally.

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Men's preview: American Athletic Conference

Men's college golf preview: American Athletic Conference

South Florida is the favorite to defend its American Athletic Conference men's title this spring, but East Carolina, Memphis and SMU are among the Bulls' closest challengers.

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VIDEO: Tony Finau dunks basketball, with no running start needed

VIDEO: PGA Tour golfer Tony Finau dunks basketball, with no running start needed

PGA Tour golfer Tony Finau posted a video of himself dunking a basketball – flat-footed.

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Number crunching: Ben Crane

Number crunching: Ben Crane drops in golf rankings despite stable stats

PGA Tour golfer Ben Crane falls in Golfweek's ranking in 2015 even though his stats did not drop much.

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Number crunching: Chad Campbell

Number crunching: Chad Campbell gets confidence and rockets up golf rankings

After resurgence in 2015, Chad Campbell gets confidence and rockets up Golfweek's rankings.

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My year in golf: Brentley Romine

Brentley Romine: My 2015 highlighted by arm wrestling, Barbaree's U.S. Junior comeback

Another year down at Golfweek, and as was the case with the previous three years, 2015 was unlike any other for Brentley Romine. Here are his highlights.

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Chandler Rosholt (2018) commits to Auburn

Chandler Rosholt (2018) commits to Auburn Tigers

Chandler Rosholt, a Class of 2018 recruit from Chaparral Star Academy in Cedar Park, Texas, verbally committed to Auburn on Nov. 14.

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Easton Paxton (2017) commits to North Carolina State

Easton Paxton (2017) commits to North Carolina State

Easton Paxton, a 2017 recruit from Riverton, Wyo., has verbally committed to North Carolina State.

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Logan McAllister (2018) commits to Oklahoma

College golf recruiting and Oklahoma Sooners land 2018 recruit Logan McAllister

Logan McAllister, a Class of 2018 recruit from Oklahoma City, has verbally committed to the University of Oklahoma.

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PHOTOS: Tiger Woods welcomes another dog to family

PHOTOS: Tiger Woods welcomes another dog to family

Tiger Woods announced the latest addition to the Woods family on Christmas Eve, a new dog named Bugs.

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Golf apparel technology driven by advances in performance fabrics

Golf apparel technology driven by advances in performance fabrics

Golf shirts on the market now have the ability to wick moisture, dry quickly, eliminate odor, stretch for range of motion in a swing all while being lightweight and breathable.

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Jason Day's wife released from hospital following Lebron James collision; defends husband

Jason Day's wife released from hospital following Lebron James collision; defends husband

LeBron James crashed into Jason Day's wife, Ellie, who was sitting courtside Thursday at the Thunder-Cavs game, sending her off on a stretcher.

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VIDEO: Golf coach, girlfriend subjects of awkward kiss-cam moment

VIDEO: Golf coach, girlfriend subjects of awkward kiss-cam moment at Spurs game

Kyle Collins, an assistant golf coach at Texas-San Antonio, and his girlfriend were the subjects of an awkward kiss-cam moment at a San Antonio Spurs basketball game.

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Junior top 10 moments of 2015: Philip Barbaree's big year; Brad Dalke vs. Rory McIlroy

Junior top 10 moments of 2015: Philip Barbaree's big year; Brad Dalke vs. Rory McIlroy

From Philip Barbaree's incredible 2015 to Brad Dalke's upset of Rory McIlroy (in arm wrestling), Golfweek's Brentley Romine counts down the top 10 moments in junior golf in 2015.

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Report: Donald Trump's name returned to sign at Dubai golf complex

Report: Donald Trump's name returned to sign at Dubai golf complex

Two days after Donald Trump's image and name were removed from parts of a Dubai golf course and housing development, gold letters spelling out "Trump International Golf Club" were returned to a stone wall at the entrance of the $6 million golf complex.

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Men's College Golf top 10 moments in 2015: LSU's improbable national title

Men's College Golf top 10 moments in 2015: LSU's improbable national title

From Maverick McNealy's Haskins Award-winning season to LSU's improbable national championship, here are the top 10 moments from men's college golf in 2015, according to Golfweek's Brentley Romine.

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Henrik Stenson tweets hilarious selfie after surgery

PGA Tour golfer Henrik Stenson tweets hilarious selfie after surgery

PGA Tour golfer Henrik Stenson had surgery Wednesday to repair his injured right meniscus, and then tweeted a hilarious photo afterwards.

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Rory McIlroy has lunch with Mark Wahlberg, gives actor a driver

PGA Tour golfer Rory McIlroy has lunch with Mark Wahlberg, gives actor a driver

After giving away one of his Nike drivers to a fan on Facebook last month, Rory McIlroy showed off his generous side yet again, this time giving a driver to actor Mark Wahlberg.

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Ask the expert: Equipment endorsement deals on the PGA Tour

Ask the expert: Equipment endorsement deals on the PGA Tour

What's the deal with endorsement contracts for golfers on the PGA Tour? Golfweek senior writer David Dusek has the answer.

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Junior golfer Michael Sanders sets great example with charitable efforts

Junior golfer Michael Sanders sets great example with charitable efforts

LSU commit and North Carolina junior golfer Michael Sanders helped raise $40,000 for charity this year, and got to meet Jack Nicklaus and Rickie Fowler because of it.

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Henrik Stenson overcomes flu to take share of Nedbank Challenge lead

Henrik Stenson overcomes flu to take share of Nedbank Golf Challenge lead

Henrik Stenson, who spent much of the week in bed with the flu, opened the Nedbank Golf Challenge with a 6-under 66 Thursday at Gary Player Country Club in Sun City, South Africa.

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VIDEO: Jordan Spieth aces 2nd hole at Hero World Challenge

VIDEO: Jordan Spieth aces 2nd hole at Hero World Challenge

PGA Tour golfer Jordan Spieth made a hole-in-one on his second hole Thursday at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas.

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Rocco Mediate says he can help Tiger Woods overcome his back injury

Rocco Mediate says he can help Tiger Woods overcome his back injury

Former PGA Tour golfer Rocco Mediate says he can help Tiger Woods "take stress off his back" and return to the PGA Tour.

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Jarrod Lyle receives 2015 PGA Tour Courage Award

Two-time cancer survivor Jarrod Lyle receives 2015 PGA Tour Courage Award

PGA Tour golfer Jarrod Lyle, twice a survivor of acute myeloid leukemia, was given the 2015 PGA Tour Courage Award on Tuesday.

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Padraig Harrington rehabs knee with cryotherapy unit

Padraig Harrington rehabs knee with cryotherapy unit

The cryotherapy unit that PGA Tour golfer Padraig Harrington is using to rehab his right knee looks like something out of Iron Man.

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Jordan Spieth plans to serve up Texas BBQ for Masters Champions Dinner

Jordan Spieth plans to serve up Texas BBQ for Masters Champions Dinner

Jordan Spieth, PGA Tour golfer and defending Masters champion, said he is leaning toward a Texas-style barbecue for his Champions Dinner at Augusta National.

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Denmark's John Axelsen (2017) commits to Florida

Denmark's John Axelsen (2017) verball commits to Florida Gators

College golf recruit and Denmark golfer John Axelsen, ranked 177th in the world, has verbally committed to the University of Florida for the Class of 2017.

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C.J. Easley (2019) commits to Auburn

College golf recruit C.J. Easley (2019) verbally commits to Auburn Tigers

College golf recruit C.J. Easley verbally committed to Auburn University for the Class of 2019.

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Joseph Pagdin, 13, commits to Florida Gators for 2020

13-year-old Joseph Pagdin (2020) commits to Florida Gators

College golf recruit Joseph Pagdin, 13, verbally committed to the University of Florida for the Class of 2020.

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Matt Jones closes in on Masters berth following Australian Open victory

Matt Jones closes in on Masters berth following Australian Open victory

Matt Jones is one spot in the world rankings away from a Masters berth after his Australian Open victory.

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VIDEO: A young Matt Jones meets idol Greg Norman in 1987

VIDEO: A young Matt Jones meets idol Greg Norman in 1987

Watch a 6-year-old Matt Jones, now 35, play golf and meet his idol Greg Norman back in 1987.

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Rickie Fowler appears on ESPN's College GameDay, goes 7-4 with picks

Rickie Fowler appears on ESPN's College GameDay, goes 7-4 with picks

Rickie Fowler was the guest picker on ESPN's College GameDay on Saturday in Stillwater, Okla., and went 7-4.

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Matt Jones holds off Jordan Spieth, Adam Scott for Australian Open victory

Matt Jones holds off Jordan Spieth, Adam Scott for Australian Open victory

Australian Matt Jones survived a rough start Sunday at the Australian Open before holding off Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott for the victory at The Australian Golf Club.

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VIDEO: Jordan Spieth's 2009 Rolex Junior Player of the Year speech

VIDEO: Jordan Spieth's 2009 Rolex Junior Player of the Year speech

A little Throwback Thursday: Jordan Spieth's speech from the AJGA's 2009 Rolex Junior All-America Awards Banquet.