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  • collegehat
    Not making the college golf cut

    Golf participation for the Millennial demographic (ages 18-to-34), has decreased 30 percent in the past 20 years, and the remedy to bring the game back to us remains largely unsolved. I relish the hot summer days when...

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  • Wisdom beyond her years: Lydia Ko talks golf, family, friends and faith

    Phenom. Prodigy. Whiz kid. Wunderkind. Lydia Ko has heard all the praise and no matter how many times people tell her how great she is – or how great she will be – she remains firmly grounded...

    • Posted 63 days ago
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    Fantasy Golf Cheat Sheet: The Greenbrier Classic

    Each PGA Tour tournament course has its own style and often it’s quite nice to see different challenges presented each week. I don’t really have that feeling following the Quicken Loans National. I know that it was...

    • Posted 63 days ago
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    Sergio Garcia Surprises Golfers at Bethpage Black

    On a recent spring morning at the Black Course at Bethpage State Park, local golfers were following their normal routine.  Range balls were being struck and tee times confirmed. Then something out of the ordinary happened. Fresh...

    • Posted 64 days ago
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    Rose stands up to Congressional’s test with win

    Justin Rose survived the Sunday test of Congressional Country Club at the Quicken Loans National, as he carded one of just six under-par rounds on the day and defeated Shawn Stefani with a par on the first...

    • Posted 65 days ago
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    2014 Quicken Loans National Photos

    GolfWRX is live this week from the 2014 Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club (Blue) in Bethesda, Md. The course will play as a par-71 measuring 7,569-yards for the event. Tiger Woods, currently ranked No. 5...

    • Posted 66 days ago
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  • TW
    Woods’ missed cut was a step in the right direction

    Any assessment of what Tiger Woods’ missed cut at the Quicken Loans National means must begin with this question: “What did we expect?” Yes, Tiger Woods missed his fourth 36-hole cut as a professional in his career....

    • Posted 67 days ago
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  • TigerPress
    Tiger Woods on the state of his game

    As we all know by now, Tiger Woods is making his return to competitive golf this week at the Quicken Loans National after back surgery three months ago. But what kind of performance can we really expect...

    • Posted 70 days ago
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    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: Quicken Loans National

    It’s astounding to think that a player can sit at 8-under par after three and a half rounds, and nine holes later they’re at 15-under with a trophy on the way. Kevin Streelman earned his second PGA Tour...

    • Posted 70 days ago
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    Streelman birdies seven straight to win Travelers Championship

    While the sports world was captivated by Michelle Wie and World Cup soccer, Kevin Streelman was making history with a scorching hot putter. Streelman birdied his final seven holes, shooting a back-nine 28 including birdies on his...

    • Posted 72 days ago
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    2014 Travelers Championship Photos

    GolfWRX is live this week from the 2014 Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn. The course, which will play as a par-70 measuring 6,841 yards for the tournament, was redesigned by Pete Dye in...

    • Posted 74 days ago
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  • tigerfeat
    Tiger Woods will return to PGA Tour this week

    Just three days ago we posted an article titled “Tiger Woods is back…to hitting full shots” after the golfer was spotted cranking drivers at his home club in Florida. Well, according to the golfer’s Facebook page, he’ll...

    • Posted 74 days ago
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    11-year-old shoots 78 in Round 1 at the U.S. Women’s Open

    Lucy Li, the 11-year-old who is the youngest player to ever qualify for the U.S. Women’s Open, posted an 8-over 78 in her first round at Pinehurst No. 2. Li’s round included two double bogeys and a...

    • Posted 75 days ago
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    Tiger Woods adds new bag sponsor, MusclePharm

    Tiger Woods, who has turned a generation of golfers into fitness conscious athletes, will have a new golf bag sponsor when he returns to competition. On Wednesday, Woods announced through his website and Twitter account that beginning...

    • Posted 76 days ago
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  • McIlroy chooses Ireland
    McIlroy will play for Ireland in the 2016 Olympics

    On the eve of the Irish Open, here’s a Rory McIlroy story not related to the golfer’s clubs getting lost by an airline: Clad appropriately in a green shirt a pre-tournament press conference, the Ulsterman stated he’ll...

    • Posted 77 days ago
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    Photos from the U.S. Women’s Open

    GolfWRX is live from Pinehurst No. 2, which is working double duty this week as the site of the U.S. Women’s Open. Last week, Pinehurst No. 2 played host to the U.S. Men’s Open, where Martin Kaymer...

    • Posted 77 days ago
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  • tiger-woods
    Tiger Woods is back… to hitting full shots

    According to multiple reports, Tiger Woods was seen hitting full shots (including driver), over the weekend at his home course in Hobe Sound, Florida. The TW sighting at the Medalist GC invites speculation as to whether he’ll...

    • Posted 78 days ago
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  • Fantasy Golf Cheat Sheet: Travelers Championship

    Luck is an unquantifiable statistical category. It sure would be an interesting breakdown if you could see who just needs to throw their hands up or shrug their shoulders at the amount of balls that find the...

    • Posted 78 days ago
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  • Kaymer romps to 2014 U.S. Open victory

    “Turn out the lights; the party’s over.” – Johnny Miller, 6:37 p.m. Miller made that remark after Martin Kaymer holed a birdie putt on the short par-4 13th on Sunday. In the end, it turned out that...

    • Posted 79 days ago
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    Photos from the U.S. Open

    GolfWRX is live from the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort and Country Club in the Village of Pinehurst, N.C. The No. 2 Course, designed by Donald Ross, will play as a par-70 measuring 7,562 yards, more...

    • Posted 80 days ago
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  • Martin Kaymer U.S. Open Round 3
    Kaymer carries 5-shot lead into Sunday

    Pinehurst No. 2 yielded just two sub-par rounds on moving day at the U.S. Open, while second-round leader Martin Kaymer grinded to post a Saturday 72 and will carry a five-shot lead into Sunday’s final round. A...

    • Posted 80 days ago
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    Why Sergio Garcia’s bag says Victor Garcia

    If you catch a glimpse of Sergio Garcia’s TaylorMade staff bag today, you might be surprised to see it reads “Victor” rather than “Sergio” Garcia. Scratching your head, you’ll likely ask: “Did the TaylorMade embroidery department drop...

    • Posted 81 days ago
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  • Martin Kaymer Round 2 U.S. Open
    Kaymer stays hot in Round 2, leads by 6

    If Germany consider its World Cup Brasil chances to be diminished after injuries to Marco Reus and Manuel Neuer, coach Joachim Loew might be well-served to place a call to North Carolina and discuss the matter with...

    • Posted 81 days ago
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    Kaymer shoots 65, leads by three after Round 1

    When play began Thursday morning, the field of the 114th U.S. Open was greeted by a Pinehurst No. 2 course that was far different than the course it had been practicing on all week. The softer conditions...

    • Posted 82 days ago
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  • Brandt Snedeker putter
    Snedeker Switches Putters

    If you follow us on Instagram, then you likely saw this photo yesterday of the new putter Brandt Snedeker put in the bag for the U.S. Open. The perennial top-tenner in strokes gained-putting ranks worse than 50th...

    • Posted 82 days ago
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    Rickie pays tribute to Payne

    As of this writing, Rickie Fowler is still warming up for his 8:13 a.m. tee time at Pinehurst No. 2, but he’s already making headlines. Why you ask? Take a look at this photo tweeted by Pinehurst...

    • Posted 83 days ago
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  • Mickelson u.s. open fantasy 2014
    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: The 114th U.S. Open

    What’s fun about a major tournament is knowing exactly the challenge every qualified golfer in the field will face. You understand the Masters needs precision on a picturesque Augusta National or to avoid pot bunkers at the...

    • Posted 84 days ago
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    Crane wins FedEx St. Jude after marathon day

    It’s been a long time, but Ben Crane is back in the winner’s circle after winning the FedEx St. Jude. Crane shot a final-round 73 to finish 10-under par, one shot clear of the field. “I had...

    • Posted 86 days ago
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    Photos from the FedEx St. Jude Classic

    GolfWRX is live this week from the FedEx St. Jude Classic at TPC Southwind in Memphis, Tenn. The course, which ranks as one of the most difficult courses on the PGA Tour, will play as a par-70...

    • Posted 86 days ago
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    2014 U.S. Open Odds

    Yes, we’re still more than a week from the 144th U.S. Open, which is hosted this year at Pinehurst No. 2. But we’re bringing you the 2014 U.S. Open odds a bit early this year to give you...

    • Posted 91 days ago
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    Fantasy Cheat Sheet: FedEx St. Jude Classic

    Watching Game of Thrones on Sunday night, I notice how there’s always a power struggle taking place. Sometimes it’s cunning, sometimes it’s from brute force and sometimes it’s just through attrition. The PGA Tour feels a lot...

    • Posted 91 days ago
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  • tiger-woods
    Tiger Woods Foundation appoints new CEO

    Tiger Woods continues to spare no time during his medical absence from the PGA Tour. Woods, who has been constantly refining his business ventures over the past year, has named a new CEO, Rick Singer, the former...

    • Posted 92 days ago
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  • LewisManulife
    Lewis Recaptures No. 1 Ranking, Looks for Back-to-Back Wins At Manulife

    Stacy Lewis will head into this week’s Manulife Financial LPGA Classic as the No. 1 player in the world recovering the crown from Inbee Park who held the position for 59 straight weeks. The six-shot win at...

    • Posted 92 days ago
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    Matsuyama wins his first at the Memorial

    One might have glanced at the calendar early Sunday afternoon and questioned whether it was June or July. Fireworks were exploding all over the Muirfield Village course as a mixture of young and old club-slingers exchanged birdie...

    • Posted 93 days ago
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  • Mickelson Involved in Insider Trading Investigation

    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission and Federal Bureau of Investigation are undergoing an investigation of Phil Mickelson. Other subjects in this case include billionaire investor Carl Icahn, as well as Billy...

    • Posted 95 days ago
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    Photos from The Memorial

    GolfWRX is live from The Memorial Tournament, where Jack Nicklaus hosts 60 of the world’s best golfers at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio. Last year, Matt Kuchar shot 12-under par to beat runner-up Kevin Chappell by two...

    • Posted 95 days ago
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    By Any Other Name: The Women’s PGA Championship

    The frequently-quoted line, spoken by Shakespeare’s Juliet, reads like this: “That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Its application to Thursday’s stunning, joint announcement by the PGA of America and...

    • Posted 95 days ago
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    McIlroy follows 63 with a 78 in Round 2 at the Memorial

    After opening with a 63 in round one, Rory McIlroy recorded a 78 during the second round at the Memorial. McIlroy’s 43 on the back nine (his first nine holes) were the result of three consecutive double...

    • Posted 95 days ago
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    Photos from the LPGA ShopRite Classic

    GolfWRX is live this week from the LPGA ShopRite Classic at the Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club near Atlantic City, NJ. The Bay Course, which will play as a 6,247-yard, par-71 for the championship, gives players...

    • Posted 95 days ago
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