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O'Sullivan turns uncertainty to opportunity with Women's Am title

Hannah O'Sullivan turns uncertainty to opportunity with U.S. Women's Amateur title

Hannah O'Sullivan won the U.S. Women's Amateur to open doors for herself as she charts a path to USC for college golf and an eventual LPGA career.

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Family effort boosts Hannah O'Sullivan to U.S. Women's Amateur final

Family effort boosts Hannah O'Sullivan to U.S. Women's Amateur final

Hannah O'Sullivan advanced to the final match at the U.S. Women's Amateur at Portland Golf Club.

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Junior comrades Wu, Brooks to meet in U.S. Women's Am semis

Junior comrades Bethany Wu, Sierra Brooks to meet in U.S. Women's Amateur semifinals

Junior golfers and good friends Bethany Wu and Sierra Brooks will meet in the semifinals of the U.S. Women's Amateur at Portland Golf Club.

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Trio of Bruins put UCLA at forefront of U.S. Women's Am conversation

Bronte Law and Bruin teammates put UCLA at forefront of U.S. Women's Amateur conversation

Bronte Law and UCLA teammates Bethany Wu and Lydia Choi fly the Bruin flag in match play at the U.S. Women's Amateur.

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Notes: Justine Dreher regroups from Q-School to press on in Portland

U.S. Women's Amateur notes: Justine Dreher regroups from Q-School to press on in Portland

Justine Dreher regrouped from a disappointment at LPGA Q-School to earn a spot on the U.S. Women's Amateur bracket and take down co-medalist Angel Yin.

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Angel Yin collects second USGA medal; Nelly Korda chases in Portland

Angel Yin collects second USGA medal; Nelly Korda chases at U.S. Women's Amateur

Angel Yin and Jennifer Hahn edged Nelly Korda for stroke-play medalist honors at the U.S. Women's Amateur 2015.

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Matt NeSmith wins one for the home crowd at Players Amateur

South Carolina's Matt NeSmith wins one for the home crowd at Players Amateur

South Carolina native Matt NeSmith won the Players Amateur and an exemption into the PGA Tour's RBC Heritage.

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Koepka leads Ban, Scheffler entering final round at Players Am

Chase Koepka leads Shotaro Ban and Scottie Scheffler entering final round at Players Amateur

Cal's Shotaro Ban and Texas' Scottie Scheffler chase South Florida's Chase Koepka into final round of the Players Amateur.

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Will Grimmer makes Players Am debut with mom on the bag

Incoming Ohio State college player Will Grimmer makes Players Am debut with mom on the bag

Incoming Ohio State freshman Will Grimmer fights to make the Players Amateur cut as amateur golfer.

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Secret agent man: Kenny Ebalo keeps up with the kids at Berkeley Hall

Secret agent man: Kenny Ebalo keeps up with the kids at Berkeley Hall

Player manager and mid-am Kenny Ebalo is keeping pace at the Players Amateur beside the nation's best college golfers.

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Anthony Maccaglia carries Division III torch with Players Am lead

In last amateur summer, Division III college golfer Anthony Maccaglia takes Players Amateur lead

Oglethorpe's Anthony Maccaglia carries the Division III college golf torch atop the Players Amateur leaderboard.

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Stackhouse looks like old self in leading Stanford to first NCAA title

Mariah Stackhouse looks like old self in leading Stanford to first NCAA college title

Mariah Stackhouse's comeback lifts Stanford past Baylor for NCAA women's title. Stackhouse looks like her usual self again.

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Baylor's fifth player wins epic match, sends Bears to NCAA final

Baylor's fifth player wins epic match, sends Bears to NCAA final

Baylor defeated Duke to advance to the match-play final at the NCAA Women's Championship.

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Teams chart new waters as match-play cut falls at NCAA Championship

College golf teams chart new waters as match-play cut falls at NCAA Women's Championship

Washington and Tennessee were among the teams that earned an NCAA Championship match-play berth in dramatic fashion.

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UCLA comeback merits fourth-round tee time; Gamecocks out

UCLA comeback merits fourth-round tee time; Gamecocks out

UCLA staged a big comeback to make the third-round cut at the NCAA Women's Championship while South Carolina fell short.

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Virginia, LSU strike out at NCAAs; darkness leaves UCLA on the bubble

Virginia, LSU strike out at NCAAs; darkness leaves UCLA on the bubble

Top-10 college golf teams Virginia and LSU missed the first cut at the NCAA Women's Championship and UCLA is on the bubble.

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Talley fights the big numbers to contend for national title at Concession

Alabama's Emma Talley fights the big numbers to contend for college golf national title at Concession

Alabama's Emma Talley is contending for college golf's biggest title at the Concession Golf Club, and doing it by fighting off the big numbers.

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Stanford dives, Texas Tech climbs in Saturday leaderboard shift at NCAAs

Stanford dives, Texas Tech climbs in Saturday leaderboard shift at NCAA Championship

Stanford women's golf fell and Texas Tech climbed in the second round of the 2015 NCAA Championship at difficult Concession Golf Club.

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Two sister acts push Tennessee toward NCAA Championship glory

Two sister acts push Tennessee toward college-golf glory at NCAA Championship

A pair of sisters push Tennessee toward success at the NCAA Division I Women's Championship.

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National title lends symmetry, history to Indianapolis program

National title lends symmetry, history to Indianapolis program

Indianapolis won its first NCAA college golf Division II title to earn a spot in NCAA and Greyhound history books.

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Bremerton Regional: Alabama-Birmingham claims early lead

NCAA college golf regional in Bremerton, Wash.: Alabama-Birmingham claims early lead

Alabama-Birmingham is atop the NCAA regional in Bremerton, Wash., after one round. TCU and USC are close behind.

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One to watch: O'Sullivan's stock rises with close call at Four-Ball

One to watch: Hannah O'Sullivan's stock rises with close call at Four-Ball

Hannah O'Sullivan left Bandon Dunes without a USGA Championship title, but the teen's game showed vast improvement along the Oregon coast.

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Abdulghany's cool, Takada's calm translate to Four-Ball semis

Alyaa Abdulghany's cool, Ellen Takada's calm translate to U.S. Women's Four-Ball semis

Alyaa Abdulghany and Ellen Takada bring different traits to a Four-Ball partnership that has taken them to the semifinals.

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Youth against youth: Liu, Mitsunaga sink Li, Scavo at Four-Ball

Youth against youth: Mika Liu, Rinko Mitsunaga sink Lucy Li, Kathleen Scavo at U.S. Women's Four-Ball

Mika Liu and Rinko Mitsunaga took down the marquee side of Lucy Li and Kathleen Scavo in the second round of match play at the U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball.

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Notes: O'Sullivan, Ree play short, perfect day at Four-Ball

Notes: Hannah O'Sullivan, Robynn Ree play short, perfect day at Four-Ball

Hannah O'Sullivan and Robynn Ree put together the rare perfect match Monday at the U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball.

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USGA rookies Yang, Griffin medal at Women's Four-Ball

USGA rookies Athena Yang andn Kendall Griffin medal at U.S. Women's Four-Ball

Athena Yang and Kendall Griffin flew across the country to compete at Bandon Dunes and ended U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball stroke play with a medal.

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Li, Scavo cultivate friendship through Women's Four-Ball

Lucy Li, Kathleen Scavo cultivate budding friendship through U.S. Women's Four-Ball

Lucy Li and Kathleen Scavo are on the same wavelength as partners at the U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball.

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South Bend Regional: Duke, Maguire come out on top

South Bend Regional: Duke, Maguire come out on top

The 2015 South Bend Regional NCAA women's college golf tournament Duke Blue Devils win with freshman Leona Maguire taking medalist honors.

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St. George Regional: Stanford, Virginia, Arkansas log comebacks

St. George college golf regional: Stanford, Virginia, Arkansas log comebacks

Stanford and Virginia were among the teams to make comebacks at the NCAA college golf regional in St. George on Friday, while USC kept its lead.

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San Antonio Regional: Texas schools hold their own; ASU history at stake

San Antonio college golf regional: Texas schools hold their own; Arizona State history at stake

Texas-based schools crowd the regional leaderboard in San Antonio while Tennessee continues to pace the field and Arizona States tries to keep history alive.

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Raleigh Regional: Big jump by South Carolina, Coastal Carolina

Raleigh Regional: Big jump by South Carolina, Coastal Carolina

South Carolina surged into the lead at the NCAA college golf regional in Raleigh, N.C., while Coastal Carolina moved up and Mississippi State and Florida remained outside the cut.

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St. George Regional: USC leads, Cal and Wisconsin surprise

St. George Regional: USC leads, Cal and Wisconsin surprise

USC leads the NCAA St. George Regional, but Wisconsin and California are exceeding expectations.

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D2 women's regional notes: Indy senior class completes sweep

NCAA D2 women's college golf regional notes: Indy senior class completes sweep

Indianapolis won a fourth consecutive NCAA Division II women's college golf regional title on Tuesday to advance to the national championship.

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More to Brandon Matthews than a top-10 streak

More to Temple's Brandon Matthews than a top-10 streak in college golf

Temple's Brandon Matthews is on a top-10 streak in college golf that suggests a future on the PGA Tour.

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Texas A&M wraps up first SEC title with strong finish

Texas A&M Aggies wrap up first SEC Championship title with strong finish

Texas A&M has only been in the SEC for three seasons but held off South Carolina on Sunday for the conference championship.

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Virginia makes history with ACC Championship runaway

Virginia Cavaliers make history with ACC Championship runaway over Duke Blue Devils

Virginia women's golf claimed the program's first ACC title in history on April 18 by a record margin over Duke.

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Laugh hard, win often: Rollins women tear toward postseason

Laugh hard, win often: Rollins women tear toward postseason

Rollins players laugh as often as they win. The Tars entered the Sunshine State Conference Championship with three victories in a row.

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Arizona women edge Baylor, ASU in lead-up to Pac-12s

Arizona women's college golf edges Baylor, ASU in lead-up to Pac-12 Conference Championship

Arizona won its second tournament of the season at the Ping/ASU Invitational and now prepares for the Pac-12 Championship.

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Annie Park ready for next step at college season's end

USC Trojan Annie Park ready for next step at college season's end

USC Trojan standout Annie Park won an NCAA title as a first-semester freshman, but now it's time to start a career on the LPGA's Symetra Tour.

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USC claims narrow match-play victory over host Georgia

USC claims narrow match-play victory over host Georgia

On the final day of the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic, Golfweek’s No. 2-ranked team in the country squared off against the No. 75-ranked team and had to fight. That’s a good reminder that in match play, anything can happen.

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UCLA tops Liz Murphey bracket, draws cross-town rival

UCLA tops Liz Murphey bracket, draws cross-town rival

The bracket is set for the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic, and now it’s time to watch closely. Consider the next two days a good indicator of what might happen in two months at the NCAA Women’s Championship.

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Lee goes bogey-free for LPGA Tour's Kia Classic lead

Mirim Lee goes bogey-free for LPGA Tour's Kia Classic lead

Mirim Lee took the first-round lead at the LPGA's Kia Classic, but former World No. 1 Yani Tseng and current No. 1 Lydia Ko sit close behind in Carlsbad, Calif.

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Navarro reps college game at LPGA Kia Classic

Marijosse Navarro reps college game at LPGA Kia Classic

Quiet, petite players can be easy to overlook – until they start winning tournaments. That's Marijosse Navarro's story.

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North Florida wins Hackler with final-round rally

North Florida Ospreys win General Hackler Championship with final-round rally

The North Florida Ospreys staged a final-round comeback to win the General Hackler Championship.

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Arizona defends Gator Invite title, Gidali top individual

Arizona Wildcats defend Gator Invite title, Manon Gidali top individual

Even across the country, Arizona was in familiar territory at the SunTrust Gator Women’s Invitational. It was the tournament that kick-started the Wildcats’ spring a year ago, and the team defended its title Sunday.

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Coastal Carolina takes Hackler to Dunes Club

Coastal Carolina takes General Hackler Championship to Dunes Club in Myrtle Beach

A long-standing tradition in Myrtle Beach, S.C., finds a new home this week. Coastal Carolina is taking its General Hackler Championship to the Dunes Golf & Country Club.

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Yi leads a mellow Jaguar charge at Gator Invite

Eunice Yi leads GRU Augusta charge at the SunTrust Lady Gator hosted by Florida

Eunice Yi led a mellow charge for GRU Augusta in the first round of the SunTrust Lady Gator Invitational.

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Washington wins Bruin/Wave for fifth season title

Washington Huskies win Bruin/Wave for fifth season title

Three tournaments into the spring season, Washington has two team titles in the books. A nine-shot victory Tuesday at the Bruin/Wave Invitational was Washington win No. 5 on the season.

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Washington finds stride in Santa Ana with small roster

Washington women find stride in Santa Ana with small roster

In Washington’s second start of the season, a shrunken roster seemed hardly a factor. The Huskies won the UC Irvine Invitational on Tuesday by 11 shots.

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O'Sullivan, 16, unseats Kerr as youngest Symetra winner

Hannah O'Sullivan, 16, unseats Kerr as youngest Symetra Tour winner

Hannah O’Sullivan cruised to a four-shot victory at the Symetra Tour’s season-opening Gateway Classic to become the youngest winner in the tour's history.

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