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Jay Haas, Peter Jacobsen spin tales at Junior Invitational's opening ceremony

...should be regarded as one of the all-time greats in golf."I am the leading tackler on tour," Jacobsen said. "Byron Nelson winning 11 in a row and me tackling a naked man will stand the test of time."Both men commented on Tiger Woods...

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Angel Cabrera | The Masters

...Glen Garden Country Club in Texas, is world renowned for its caddie yard, which produced Hall of Famers Ben Hogan and Byron Nelson. The closest any club in the world has come to producing such accomplished talent since is Córdoba Golf Club in Argentina...

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Ben Crenshaw | The Masters

...putting. Masters notebook Posted: 04/03/06 Two-time Masters Tournament champion Ben Crenshaw has been picked by Byron Nelson as his successor to be the host of the annual Champions Dinner. $ 1,500 $ 1,900 $ 5,667 $ 25,000 $ 1,950...

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Crenshaw expects Texas's new "Big Three" to add to state's Masters wins

...this year), you bet," said Crenshaw, who is playing in his 44th and final Masters this week.Texans Ben Hogan, Byron Nelson and Jimmy Demaret combined to win seven Masters from 1937-1953. Add in Ralph Guldahl and Jackie Burke Jr., who each...

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Masters Traditions: Honorary Starters

...with Gene Sarazen, Sam Snead and Byron Nelson all hitting opening tee shots...tournament's earliest winners: Byron Nelson and Gene Sara zen.Nelson had...Hord Hardin asked him to replace Byron Nelson."Here I am, an Open champion...

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Masters Traditions: Landmarks

...stand as one of the very finest accomplishments in competitive golf." NELSON BRIDGEThe Nelson Bridge commemorates Byron Nelson's charge of a birdie at No. 12 and an eagle at No. 13 to win in 1937.It is at the No. 13 tee and also crosses...

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Other UGA golfers in Masters field hope to follow Watson's lead

...friend, he turned pro in 2007 and has five professional wins to his credit. His breakthrough came at last year's HP Byron Nelson Cham pion ship, when he carded 66 on Sunday to claim his first PGA Tour victory."I've done everything I can possibly...

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Older Tiger Woods hopes to recapture past form at Masters

...shot 82 in the second round at Scottsdale.He once made 142 cuts in a row, smashing the PGA Tour record of 113 by Byron Nelson. In the past two years, Woods has either missed the cut or withdrawn in nine of 12 starts.But no one is writing...

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Dinner for Masters winners is a Tuesday night tradition

...hitting where I was last year."Crenshaw is the constant. He took over in the Texas lineage as host in 2006 from Byron Nelson, who served in the role from 1956-2005. Hogan acted as host through the first four dinners, two of them as defending...

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Spieth's superb putting, determination led to first green jacket

...with Spieth's prowess on the greens five years ago."He showed such exceptional talent as a 16-year-old at the Byron Nelson tournament, and we all could see the progression from then on," Crenshaw said. "He had such a determined focus...

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