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2010-09-15 10:47:00

SAINT SIMONS ISLAND, Ga., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The McGladrey Classic, an official PGA TOUR event, will bring some of the finest golfers to play Sea Island's Seaside Course October 6-10, 2010. Among them are many players who have strong ties to the area. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100831/CL57347LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100831/CL57347LOGO ) In addition to USA Ryder Cup assistant captain Davis Love III and USA Ryder Cup team members, Zach...

2010-01-21 13:30:00

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven-time PGA TOUR winner Steve Stricker has recently designated a check in the amount of $10,000 to the National Fragile X Foundation. This contribution is a portion of the charitable proceeds generated from The Presidents Cup 2009 at Harding Park Golf Course in San Francisco, California, in which Stricker participated as a member of the victorious U.S. Team for the third time in his career. The Presidents Cup is a unique golf event in that...

2009-12-22 14:47:00

PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new competitive format, the "Reverse Scramble," will make its national television debut when the 2009 ADT Skills Challenge airs on NBC Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 26 and 27, 4-6 p.m. (check local listings). It is the only golf on network television that final weekend of the year. Four teams -- Fred Couples/Hunter Mahan, Kenny Perry/J.B. Holmes, Brandt Snedeker/Boo Weekley and Nick Price/Fred Funk -- will square off in the situational...

2009-09-12 18:07:47

Tiger Woods shot a 9-under-par 62 Saturday to break his own course record and take a seven-shot lead after three rounds of the BMW Championship. Woods, gunning for his fifth BMW Championship title, stands at 16-under 197 after 54 holes. Brandt Snedeker (66) and Marc Leishman (68) are a distant second at 204. Padraig Harrington (69) and Matt Kuchar (66) were tied for fourth place at 205. Woods, who is 46-4 in his career with the 54-hole lead, broke the previous course record of 63 he set in...

2009-08-23 10:16:01

Sergio Garcia finished a round of 64 and Chris Riley had a 66 Sunday to share the lead going into the final round of the Wyndham Championship in North Carolina. The third round, which had been interrupted by two weather delays and suspended because of darkness Saturday, was completed in the morning at the at Sedgefield Country Club. Garcia and Riley led at 15-under-par 195. Bill Haas (66) held third place at 197 and Steve Marino (63), Justin Rose (65), Michael Allen (65), Brandt Snedeker (65)...

2009-08-20 20:37:41

Chez Reavie, Brandt Snedeker and Ryan Moore shared the lead Thursday when play was suspended in the first round of the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, N.C. The final tournament before the start of the FedEx Cup playoffs was halted for four hours by heavy rains that swept over the Sedgefield Country Club. None of the afternoon starters were able to complete play before darkness forced a halt to the action. Reavie, Snedeker and Moore all shot a 6-under 64, one shot better than Justin Rose,...

2009-07-12 20:13:45

Steve Stricker fired a 7-under-par 64 Sunday for a three-shot victory in the John Deere Classic in Illinois, his sixth title on the PGA Tour. Stricker finished at 20-under 264. His final round included an eagle and five birdies. The win was Stricker's second this season. He also won the Colonial in Texas. Brandt Snedeker (65), Zach Johnson (66) and Brett Quigley (67) shared second place at 17-under 267. The tournament's third and fourth rounds were played Sunday because of a one-day rain...

2008-11-30 13:49:44

Henrik Stenson and Robert Karlsson combined to shoot 9-under-par 63 Sunday, helping Sweden bag a four-stroke win at the World Cup of Golf in Shenzhen, China. Sweden completed the event at 27-under 261, and won it for the first time since 1991. Sunday's format was foursomes or alternate shot. It's a great honor to play for your country, and obviously even better when you win, Stenson said. Sweden only won it once before in 1991 so it was about time that we changed that. Spain, a co-leader with...

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  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
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