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Once upon a time, professionals needed both distance and accuracy to win. The latter is no longer a necessity. How did we get here? Read More
Chances are, you're not familiar with Oregon sophomore Norman Xiong. But, chances are, you'll be hearing about him for years to come. Read More
Augusta National is investing in women's amateur golf, and it may only be a matter of time before the club's power and influence benefit the LPGA. Read More

Today in Golf

5/4/06 -- Angela Stanford and Beth Bader each fired rounds of 7-under-par 65 on Thursday to share the first-round lead of the Franklin American Mortgage Championship.
5/3/06 -- The verdict on the elbow is that I have somewhat of a pinched nerve near or around the tendon. The MRI was negative and no surgery is required.
5/3/06 - John Daly is sick. Theres no other word to describe someone who can lose $50-60 million
5/3/06 -- All of us at the PGA TOUR are very saddened to learn of the passing of Tiger Woods father, Earl. Our hearts and deepest sympathies go out to Tiger and his family during this very sad time.
5/3/06 -- Stacy Prammanasudh still is getting used to the belly putter she switched to during the offseason. Returning to the site of her lone LPGA Tour victory might help that transition.
5/3/06 -- Im very saddened to share the news of my fathers passing at home early this morning.
5/3/06 -- Earl Woods, father of Tiger Woods, died Wednesday after a 20-year run of failing health.
5/3/06 -- The critics tried for years to find evidence that Earl Woods was mad, another crackpot father.
Most amateur golfers are pretty busy in their lives away from the golf course.
5/3/06 -- Earl Woods, who was more determined to raise a good son than a great golfer and became the role model, architect and driving force behind Tiger Woods' phenomenal career, died Wednesday morning at his home. He was 74.
5/3/06 -- Tiger Woods might not be in the field for this week's Wachovia Championship. But Masters champion Phil Mickelson is in Charlotte, N.C.