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Daniela Iacobelli Wins Symetra Tour’s Tullymore Classic

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015 03:36 Tuesday, 07 July 2015 03:31

Daniela IacobelliCanadian Press

STANWOOD, Michigan (AP) — Daniela Iacobelli birdied the final two holes for a one-stroke victory in the Symetra Tour’s Tullymore Classic.

The 27-year-old former Florida Tech player closed with a 6-under 66 to finish at 16-under 200 at Tullymore Golf Club. She was born in Detroit and lived in Michigan until she was a teenager.

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Wiesberger Comes from 3 Shots Back to Win French Open

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015 03:29 Tuesday, 07 July 2015 03:27

Bernd WiesbergerCanadian Press

PARIS, France (AP) — Bernd Wiesberger of Austria came from three shots back to win the French Open, making five birdies on the front nine to take command as overnight leader Jaco Van Zyl faltered.

Wiesberger finished with a 6-under 65 to win by three shots ahead of James Morrison of England, who shot a 67. Van Zyl only managed a 73 to finish five shots behind Wiesberger’s total of 13-under 271.

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Matt Dobyns Wins PGA Professional National Championship

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015 03:26 Tuesday, 07 July 2015 03:22

Matt DobynsCanadian Press

FLOURTOWN, Pennsylvania (AP) — Matt Dobyns won the PGA Professional National Championship for the second time in four years to top the 20 qualifiers for the PGA Championship.

Dobyns, the 37-year-old head pro at Fresh Meadow in Lake Success, New York, took advantage of playing partner Ben Polland’s closing double bogey for a three-stroke swing and a one-shot victory at windy Philadelphia Cricket Club.

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Perfect Weather Conditions Lead to Low Scores at the CJGA Eastern Canadian Junior Championship

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015 03:21 Tuesday, 07 July 2015 03:10

altRICHMOND HILL, Ontario — CJGA Juniors were greeted with 3 days of warm weather at Eagle Ridge Golf Club in Georgetown, Ontario. With course and weather conditions at a premium, juniors were able to take advantage and post some great scores. Michael Rizzo, Emily Chu, Zach Ryujin and Emily Romancew captured victories in their respective divisions with their play in the 3 rounds at the CJGA Eastern Canadian Junior Championship.

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Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach Brings 81 Teenagers an Opportunity of a Lifetime

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 July 2015 03:08 Tuesday, 07 July 2015 03:04

Kirk Triplett Surprises Nicole SchroederST. AUGUSTINE, Florida — Participants representing chapters of The First Tee throughout the country have been selected to play in the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach, an official Champions Tour event hosted by Monterey Peninsula Foundation. The event will be held September 25-27 and televised internationally on Golf Channel.

Eighty young men and women listed below, ages 14 to 18, were selected by a national panel of judges that evaluated participants’ playing ability and comprehension of the life skills and core values learned through their involvement with The First Tee. Monterey Peninsula Foundation selected one exemption to complete the field of 81.

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