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Missing Links: 'The whole tour needs Tiger,' and Peyton Manning a golf course quarterback, too

By John Strege Stories of interest you might have missed… The top story at the Travelers Championship on Friday involved a player who isn’t in the field: Tiger Woods. “This might not be the best...
Saturday, 6/21/2014 at 9:27AM
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Why so many top amateurs are turning pro this week -- and the unintended consequence

By Ryan Herrington Where do you return the little (a) when you turn pro? Officials at this week's Travelers Championship have a surplus of them as college standouts Patrick Rodgers (college player of the year),...
Wednesday, 6/18/2014 at 10:14AM
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Missing Links: Martin Kaymer's 'bad timing' in Germany, and Rory McIlroy changes his mind on Olympics

By John Strege Stories of interest you might have missed… Rory McIlroy has declared he’ll represent Ireland rather than Britain in the Olympic Games in 2016. Here is Chris Cutmore’s story in the Daily Mail....
Wednesday, 6/18/2014 at 9:09AM
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Amateurs often pop up on leader boards at the U.S. Open. So who might do it at Pinehurst?

By Ryan Herrington The Pinehurst Dozen begins the quest early Thursday -- NCAA champ Cameron Wilson (above) tees off in the first group off the first tee at 6:45 a.m. -- to make it 15...
Wednesday, 6/11/2014 at 5:32PM
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Does the streak of amateurs making the Masters cut end this year?

By Ryan Herrington AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Are you a glass half-full or half-empty person? The answer will likely shape the way you see things shaking out for the amateurs this week at the Masters....
Wednesday, 4/9/2014 at 12:38PM
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Fitzpatrick leads 1-up through morning at U.S. Amateur

By Ryan HerringtonBROOKLINE, Mass.—England's Matt Fitzpatrick keeps trying to tell people his short game is not very good. Try telling that to Australia's Oliver Goss. As the two clashed during the opening 18 holes of...
Sunday, 8/18/2013 at 12:54PM
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Short-game prowess propels Fitzpatrick to Amateur final

By Ryan HerringtonBROOKLINE, Mass.—Watching his 18-year-old son Matt play golf has always been a challenge for Russell Fitzpatrick. A year ago at British Boys' Amateur, Russell said he didn't see a shot for the entire...
Saturday, 8/17/2013 at 3:01PM
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Goss triumph over countryman Watt to reach finals

By Ryan HerringtonBROOKLINE, Mass.—Oliver Goss and Brady Watt were "mates" before their semifinal match Saturday at the 113th U.S. Amateur, and they'll remain so afterward. But in the clash of countrymen, somebody was always going...
Saturday, 8/17/2013 at 2:58PM
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Americans shutout of U.S. Amateur semifinals

By Ryan HerringtonBROOKLINE, Mass.—It's not quite on the level of Francis Ouimet's U.S. Open win in 1913 or the U.S. Ryder Cup team's Sunday comeback against the Europeans in 1999, but history has—and will—be made...
Friday, 8/16/2013 at 5:44PM
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Internationals making run at U.S. Amateur

By Ryan HerringtonBROOKLINE, Mass.—They're playing the United States Amateur this week at The Country Club, but the 113th edition of the championship took a decided international look Thursday afternoon. Five of the eight players advancing...
Thursday, 8/15/2013 at 6:59PM
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