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Woods favored, but challengers aplenty at Augusta

April 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

AUGUSTA, Ga. Eighty-three-year-old Arnold Palmer punched the air on an overcast morning. The Masters was under way. Continue Reading

Rice, Moore first two female members at Augusta National

August 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The home of the Masters now has green jackets for women.
In a historic change at one of the world’s most exclusive golf clubs, Augusta National invited former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and South Carolina financier Darla Moore to become the first female members since the club was founded in 1932. Continue Reading

Augusta National Golf Club adds first female members

August 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune

NEW YORK (AP) For the first time in its 80-year history, Augusta National Golf Club has female members. Continue Reading

The Masters: Bubba vs. Louis is a Masters gem

April 8, 2012 in West Central Tribune

A brilliant approach shot on second playoff hole lifts Bubba Watson to his first Masters championship Continue Reading

The Masters AP Column: Mickelson gives away a green jacket

April 8, 2012 in West Central Tribune

It all fell apart Sunday at the Masters, in large part because once again Phil couldn’t help being Phil Continue Reading

The Masters: Garcia says he’s ‘not capable of winning a major’

April 8, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Sergio Garcia thinks the only major title he’ll ever have is this: best player never to win one Continue Reading

The Masters: Woods equals his worst four-round score

April 8, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Tiger Woods arrived at Augusta National as a favorite to win his fifth green jacket. Instead, he left with his worst score as a pro Continue Reading

Hanson holds off charge by Mickelson at Masters

April 7, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

AUGUSTA, Ga. Phil Mickelson set off roars at Augusta National with a 20-foot eagle putt for a share of the lead, and an amazing flop shot behind the 15th green that only he would dare try.
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The Masters: Hanson, Mickelson prepare for Sunday duel

April 7, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Peter Hanson, a 34-year-old Swede playing in only his second Masters, goes into Sunday with a one-shot lead over Phil Mickelson, who already has three green jackets Continue Reading

The Masters: Is this Sergio’s year?

April 6, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The Spaniard climbed into contention at the Masters on Friday with a 4-under 68 that left him a stroke behind the ageless Fred Couples and Jason Dufner Continue Reading