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LPGA event in Charleston folds

...win the U.S. Open after going through local and sectional qualifying. He shot 72 in the final round at Champions Golf Club in Houston for a one-shot victory over Deane Beman, Al Geiberger and Bob Rosburg. Moody was a runner-up in five...

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Singh looking to finish the year in style

...a chance to come back and do some pretty good things," Woods said. The atmosphere is much different than Champions Golf Club in Houston last year. The Tour Championship was supposed to go a long way toward determining whether Woods (five victories...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/04/gol_433338.shtml
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Tour releases full schedule, big prize money

...winners-only Mercedes Championships at Kapalua from Jan. 9-12, and ends Nov. 6-9 with the Tour Championship at Champions Golf Club in Houston. Other changes: - The Chrysler Championship in Tampa Bay will be played the week before the Tour Championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/26/gol_360642.shtml
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Woods, Mickelson produce little drama

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson, the world's No. 1- and 2-ranked players, were paired together in Sunday's final round of The Tour Championship for the second time in the tournament, but the fireworks were few.

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Coca-Cola signs on, keeps tournament in Atlanta

ATLANTA -- East Lake Golf Club will become the primary host of the Tour Championship through a marketing deal with Coca-Cola that makes it the presenting sponsor of the PGA Tour's season-ending event.\r\n

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/15/gol_358502.shtml
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Images from a long year in golf

...works out with a personal trainer and watches what he eats very closely. Stepping from the locker room at Champions Golf Club in Houston, Finchem squinted as he tried to read the nutrition chart on a granola bar. "I don't have my glasses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/26/gol_328992.shtml
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Caddie stayed behind, designer got on plane

...Mebane to Orlando, Fla., for the Disney tournament last weekend. Hicks learned about the crash while at the Champions Golf Club in Houston, where Stewart was to have played this week at the Tour Championship. "I went in and watched television...

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Tour to postpone two events Friday for Stewart memorial

HOUSTON -- Competition in two PGA Tour events will be postponed Friday because of a memorial service for Payne Stewart, the U.S. Open champion killed Monday in a plane crash. The Tour Championship in Houston, a $5 million event for the top 30 players on the money list, will start Thursday with 27 holes. Another 27 holes will be played on Saturday, with the an 18-hole final round on Sunday. In the Southern Farm Bureau Classic at Madison, Miss., 18-hole rounds are scheduled Thursday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

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Woods off to best start at Bay Hill

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The last group sloshed up the 18th fairway in near darkness Friday evening, finally ending the first round of the Bay Hill Invitational that was delayed four times by rain over two days. Tiger Woods was long gone by then. He had returned to Bay Hill Club first thing in the morning to finish his round, promptly made four birdies on the last seven holes for an 8-under-par 64, then headed home for a nap. At this rate, the field may never see him.

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Singh looking to finish the year in style

...a chance to come back and do some pretty good things," Woods said. The atmosphere is much different than Champions Golf Club in Houston last year. The Tour Championship was supposed to go a long way toward determining whether Woods (five victories...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/04/gol_433445.shtml
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