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  1. Will MacKenzie, Andrew Svoboda tied for lead at PGA's McGladrey Classic

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    SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Will MacKenzie figured a good shot had turned out badly.

    Will MacKenzie’s hole-in-one helps him tied for third-round lead at the McGladrey Classic.
  2. PGA of America ousts president over Poulter comments

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    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Ted Bishop was removed Friday as president of the PGA of America for Twitter and Facebook posts directed at Ian Poulter that the organization said were sexist.

    Ted Bishop
  3. Four players shoot 65 for lead in Georgia

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    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Erik Compton's happy with where he is in golf, and he's not referring to his 5-under 65 Thursday that shares the first-round lead in the McGladrey Classic.

  4. Region golf: Haydyn Gibson leads Osceola to title

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    SEMINOLE — A week ago, Osceola's Haydyn Gibson cruised to an individual district title because of the competition, or lack thereof.

  5. Three questions with Seminole High golfer Anthony DeRosa

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    Seminole High School junior Anthony DeRosa picked a good time to play his best round of golf. DeRosa withstood windy conditions and tough pin placements at Feather Sound Country Club on Monday to shoot 2-over 74 in the Class 3A, Region 4 tournament. He tied St. Petersburg's Blake Dyer for individual medalist honors, …

    Rodney Page | Times
  6. Region golf: Mitchell sweeps into state tournament

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    TRINITY — Mitchell's girls team repeated as the Class 2A, Region 5 champion with an overall score of 330, four strokes better than last year's region title team.

  7. Region golf: St. Petersburg girls sweat one out

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    TEMPLE TERRACE — The St. Petersburg girls team was announced as the Class 3A-4 region runnerup Monday, securing their first team state tournament berth in school history.

  8. Seminole's Brittany Lincicome falls in LPGA playoff

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    INCHEON, South Korea — South Korea's Kyu Jung Baek, in her first LPGA start, won a three-way playoff that included Seminole's Brittany Lincicome to claim the KEB-HanaBank Championship on Sunday.

    Brittany Lincicome winces after missing a birdie putt in the KEB-HanaBank Championship three-way playoff. She loses to Kyu Jung Baek.
  9. Ben Martin leads PGA event in Vegas after third round

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    LAS VEGAS — Ben Martin birdied five straight holes on the back nine Saturday and finished with 9-under 62 to take a two-stroke lead in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.

    Ben Martin, a former Clemson star, has not won in 55 PGA Tour starts.
  10. Andrew Putnam, Russell Knox tied for lead at Shriners Open

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    LAS VEGAS — Andrew Putnam birdied two of the last three holes Friday for 6-under 65 and a share of the second-round lead with Russell Knox in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.

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    DREAM 18

     

    Wouldn't it be great to play a course made up of the best holes from our top area courses? We gave it a shot. It's called the Dream 18. Get an up-close view through a multimedia report featuring photos and descriptions of each hole as well as audio from Times staff writer Rodney Page.