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Janzen Disqualified From US Open Qualifier

Last Updated on Friday, 07 June 2013 00:16 Friday, 07 June 2013 00:13

Lee Janzen

Canadian Press

ROCKVILLE, Maryland (AP) — Two-time champion Lee Janzen has been knocked out of U.S. Open qualifying for wearing metal spikes at a golf course that doesn't allow them.

Janzen was at Woodmont Country Club for a 36-hole qualifier and opened with a 75 on the North course when it was discovered he was wearing metal spikes.

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Webb Wins ShopRite LPGA Classic

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 June 2013 23:56 Thursday, 06 June 2013 05:32

Karrie Webb

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, New Jersey (AP) — Winning for the first time in two years on the LPGA Tour didn't cause Karrie Webb's eyes to well.

The 38-year-old Hall of Famer cried thinking of her seriously ill 87-year-old grandmother after winning the ShopRite LPGA Classic.

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Kuchar Holds On To Win Memorial

Last Updated on Friday, 07 June 2013 00:10 Thursday, 06 June 2013 05:21

Matt Kuchar wins Memorial

Doug Ferguson (AP)

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Most of the perks from winning the Memorial were evident to Matt Kuchar soon after his 20-foot birdie putt tumbled into the final hole Sunday.

He looked just beyond the 18th green to where 3-year-old son Carson was giving a high-five to tournament host Jack Nicklaus. He had the first multiple-win season of his PGA Tour career. Kuchar went to a career-best No. 4 in the world ranking. He is all but assured of returning to Muirfield Village in October as part of the Presidents Cup team.

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Hadwin, Hearn And Hughes All Qualify For U.S. Open

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 June 2013 03:56 Thursday, 06 June 2013 03:45

Adam Hadwin

Canadian Press

David Hearn of Brantford, Ont., Adam Hadwin of Abbotsford, B.C., and Mackenzie Hughes of Dundas, Ont. are all headed to the U.S. Open.

All three Canadians managed to advance to the second golf major of the season following Monday's 36-hole sectional qualifying.

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Woods Has Highest 9-hole Score Of Career

Last Updated on Monday, 03 June 2013 20:57 Monday, 03 June 2013 20:30

Tiger Woods

Canadian Press

Rusty Miller (AP Golf Writer)

DUBLIN, Ohio -- In the swirling, gusting winds at the Memorial Tournament, Tiger Woods had what even he termed a rough day.

Woods posted his highest nine-hole score as a professional when he shot an 8-over 44 on the back nine during Saturday's third round of the Memorial Tournament.

Woods walked past reporters after his round and declined interview requests. He spoke later to a PGA Tour official.

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