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The LPGA Tour stages the first major of 2016 beginning Thursday, with the ANA Inspiration in Rancho Mirage, Calif. Golf Channel will showcase the elite field live and in primetime.
Notes: Furyk (wrist) hopes to return at Pebble Beach
Jim Furyk wanted nothing more than to be in Kapalua for the start of the new year on the PGA Tour. His left wrist refused to cooperate.
Merritt leads by 4 after record-tying 61
Troy Merritt leads by four shots at the halfway point of the RBC Heritage after a second-round 61, but several past champions remain in the mix at Harbour Town.
Merritt takes lead, ties course record with 61
Troy Merritt shot a 10-under 61 in the second round of the RBC Heritage, tying a course record and taking a four-shot lead at Harbour Town in the process.