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Today in Golf

10/15/00 -- Scott Petersen bogeyed his final two holes on Sunday, but held on for a convincing win at the Buy.Com Inland Empire Open.
10/15/00 --There was a shootout in the desert on Sunday; and when the dust settled, Billy Andrade emerged as the last man standing.
10/15/00 -- Jim Thorpe won for the second time in as many weeks at the Gold Rush Classic in El Dorado Hills, Calif.
10/14/00 -- Tom Byrum bogeyed his final two holes on Saturday to fall into a tie for first place with Billy Andrade entering the final round of the Invensys Classic at Las Vegas.
10/14/00 -- It took Jim Thorpe 69 events to become a Senior Tour winner. Victory No. 2 may come in a more timely fashion
10/14/00 -- Scott Petersen seems to have found his form. Too bad he couldn't have found it earlier.
10/13/00 -- Andy North fired a 6-under-par 66 to share the first-round lead with four others at the Gold Rush Classic.
10/13/00 -- Tom Byrum went 79 straight rounds without shooting a 65. Now he's carded three in a row. For the third straight day, on three separate courses, Byrum fired a 7-under-par 65 to maintain his lead through three rounds of the Invensys Classic at Las Vegas.
10/13/00 -- Tripp Isenhour and Fran Quinn have each won on the 2000 Buy.Com Tour. But only one is currently inside the top 15 on the money list.
10/12/00 -- Tom Byrum's been to the PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament - four times, in fact; and he doesn't want to go back. A good finish this week, and Byrum can avoid trip number five
10/12/00 -- Tiger Woods is growing up. Contrary to some popular believes, he wasn't born 30 years old. He was born a child. He grew into a teenager, then went to college.
10/12/00 --You may remember Sonny Skinner shot 62 in the opening round of the 1997 Buick Open. Then again, you may not remember Sonny Skinner at all.
10/11/00 -- The mother of golfer John Daly is recuperating from a stroke suffered last week.
10/11/00 -- If you're a professional athlete, you don't spend eight hours a day staring at three manufactured walls called a cubicle. Your office is the playing field. Yet like any and everyone, an athlete's work place can provide sanctuary or purgatory.
10/11/00 -- Jack Nicklaus will design a course at Loch Lomond to follow the present Tom Weiskopf design. Loch Lomond in Scotland.
10/11/00 -- Scotland will get a chance to avenge past defeats at the hands of the English in this week's Alfred Dunhill Cup. The top-seeded team has been placed in the same qualifying group with England, Germany and Wales.
10/10/00 -- The Alfred Dunhill Cup, faced with a dearth of big-name stars, is pondering a change in the format to include more Hollywood celebrities.
10/10/00 -- The PGA Tour of Australasia has rejected a call to cut tournaments one day after the Australian Golf Union said to do so.
10/10/00 -- The European Senior Tour wants a Ryder Cup-style competition with the United States, but despite the support of such players.
10/10/00 -- The number of golf tournaments should be cut in half because of rising appearance fees and a declining economy, the Australian Golf Union says.