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Thompson Emerges a Winner at Honda Classic

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — True to his college degree, Michael Thompson looked like an accounting student in a classroom full of star athletes. The Honda Classic was the first 72-hole event on the […]

92.9 The Game–03/04/2013

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McIlroy walks off course at Honda Classic

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy’s rough start to the year has taken a bad turn. He withdrew from the Honda Classic on Friday without finishing nine holes. McIlroy already was 7-over for […]

92.9 The Game–03/01/2013

Georgia Regents University Criticized for Altering Photos

ATLANTA (AP) — “Augusta State” was removed from photos of golfers and other athletes in a marketing publication to promote a new school created when Augusta State and Georgia Health Sciences University merged. Officials at […]

92.9 The Game–02/28/2013

World Golf Championships - Accenture Match Play Championship - Round One
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Tiger Woods and Rory McIlory Exit Early at Match Play

MARANA, Ariz. (AP) — Different month, different desert, same shocking outcome. Any thoughts of Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods going head-to-head late Sunday afternoon came crashing down under darkening skies in the high desert of […]

02/22/2013

World Golf Championships - Accenture Match Play Championship - Round One
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Snow Halts Opening Round at Match Play

MARANA, Ariz. (AP) — Already a year of wacky weather on the PGA Tour, this might have topped it all — snow. The opening round of the Match Play Championship was suspended Wednesday when a […]

92.9 The Game–02/20/2013

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Braves Closer Craig Kimbrel Scores Hole-in-one

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Atlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel was almost unhittable in 2012. He has bigger plans this season. He got off to a great start on Monday when with a hole-in-one at the […]

92.9 The Game–02/19/2013

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Golf Legend Nick Faldo on The Opening Drive

This morning, Rick, Randy, and CJ had the opportunity to speak with one of the true legends of golf- CBS analyst and 3 time Masters Champion  Nick Faldo- who talked about re-releasing his book Swing For […]

92.9 The Game–11/15/2012

Fred Couples gestures to the crowd during the 2012 Masters Tournament.  (credit: Jamie Squire/GettyImages)

Fred Couples Elected To Golf Hall Of Fame

Fred Couples, a former Masters champion and one of the most popular figures in the game, was elected into the World Golf Hall of Fame on Wednesday.

09/20/2012

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Rainbow PUSH Reacts To Augusta National Change

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Rainbow PUSH has joined other organizations over the years in picketing Augusta National because of it’s “men only” membership policy. Now that women have been invited to join the prestigious country club, RPC VP […]

WAOK-AM–08/21/2012

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Two Women Invited To Join Augusta National

NEW YORK — For the first time in its 80-year history, Augusta National Golf Club has female members. The home of the Masters, under increasing criticism the last decade because of its all-male membership, invited […]

WAOK-AM–08/20/2012

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