Archive for May, 2005

Memorial week

Yazan: mulligan | 30 May 2005 | Comments Off
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The Memorial Tournament begins today at Muirfield, better known as Jack’s course. It’s an absolutely beautiful course. Last year, Ernie Els won. But the highlight for me was getting Jack’s autograph. It took some doing, though, because I was caught in the middle of a swarm of fans and literally had to walk alongside Jack, […]



kang captures corning with hole-in-one

Yazan: mulligan | 29 May 2005 | Comments Off
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After you hit a hole in one, what could be better? How about winning your first LPGA tournament. Today, Jimin Kang did just that at the Corning Classic, with an awesome shot on the 15th that put her into the lead at -15. The ball had some side spin and curled into the hole with […]



mike reid wins senior PGA championship

Yazan: mulligan | 29 May 2005 | Comments Off
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Mike Reid lost the 1989 PGA Championship to Payne Stewart, after bogeying and double bogeying two of the last three holes. Well, today, Mike Reid won the senior PGA Championship, eagling the last hole and forcing a playoff (after Jerry Pate played safe, but bogeyed). After the round, Reid broke down in tears, still moved […]



justin leonard: "I won ugly"

Yazan: mulligan | 29 May 2005 | Comments Off
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Justin Leonard had an 8-stroke lead on the field going into the final round at the Fed Ex St. Jude Classic. At one point today, he had a 9-stroke lead. Well, within a few hours, his lead dwindled. David Toms shot a 63. Justin, meanwhile, was blowing fumes. He had to save par on the […]



LPGA: youth movement

Yazan: mulligan | 28 May 2005 | Comments Off
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Amateur Brittany Lang, the Duke Blue Devil and college sensation, is moving up the leaderboard at the Corning Classic, tied for 11th at -4, along with the likes of Natalie Gulbis. Karine Icher has the lead at -9, with Annika and Sherri Turner at -7. Leaderboard here.



LPGA corning classic

Yazan: mulligan | 27 May 2005 | Comments Off
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Natalie Gulbis is -3 for the day and the tournament at the Corning Classic, vaulting onto the leaderboard tied for 8th. Natalie’s two behind Annika, and four behind leaders Sherri Turner and Sophie Gustafson. Leaderboard here.



reality natalie report

Yazan: mulligan | 26 May 2005 | Comments Off
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Natalie Gulbis has a new post on her online journal, talking about her week off in Las Vegas (her home). Apparently, she shot more of her reality show, went to the Tiger Jam, and practiced with Butch Harmon. Says Natalie, “We spent a lot of time on drivers. And as always trying to make a […]




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