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Heart of a champion beats in Erik Compton

...heart to win a U.S. Open. In Erik Compton's case, it could take three of them...only his second career major appearance, Compton's heart raced as he walked up to the...15-year-old girl from Florida that replaced Compton's cardiomyopathy-ravaged original...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2014-06-14/heart-champion-beat
Compton earns Masters invite

...the U.S. Open trophy Sunday.Erik Compton won the hearts of the galleries at Pinehurst No. 2.Compton, the former Uni versity of Georgia golfer...four and ties from the U.S. Open.Compton, a two-time heart transplant recipient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-16/compton-earns-masters-invite
Rickie Fowler gets used to majors' big stage

...seems only a matter of time.Fowler tied for fifth at the Masters before sharing the runner-up spot at Pinehurst with Erik Compton.McIlroy, of course, already has two major titles, winning both the 2011 U.S. Open and 2012 PGA Championship in eight-shot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-19/rickie-fowler-gets-used-majo
Overtime

...156-man field. The R&A then turns to an alternate list.Other players receiving exemptions are former Georgia golfer Erik Compton, Brooks Koepka, K.J. Choi and Fredrik Jacobson.? Former British Open champion Tom Lehman has withdrawn from the British...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-30/overtime
Braves, Giants prospect report: June 30-July 6

...to GCL Braves ? Assigned 2B John Franco to GCL Braves ? Released RHP Rocco Cundari (GCL) Giants ? Assigned 1B Chase Compton to AZL July 1: Alejandro Piloto, Braves Rk: 4-5, 2 2B, 3 RBI Andrew Susac, Giants AAA: 2-3, HR, RBI, BB Rafael...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-07-07/braves-giant
Martin Kaymer cruises to U.S. Open title

...two-time heart transplant recipient Erik Compton."Some people, especially when I went...one was catching Kaymer this week," Compton said. "I was playing for second. I think...so quickly."No chance on this day.Compton was the only player who really put up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-15/martin-kaymer-cruises-us-ope
Michaux: Martin Kaymer needs to get respect he's due

...due acknowledgement:ALBATROSS: Erik Compton. The most compelling story of Sunday...Decked out in Georgia red-and-black, Compton got closer to Kaymer than anyone else and...Todd posting three rounds in the 60s, Compton grabbing runner-up and five of them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2014-06-16/martin-kaymer-needs
Martin Kaymer leads U.S. Open by five

...other player at 3-under 207 ? Erik Compton, the two-time heart transplant recipient...it a victory just to be playing golf. Compton ran off five birdies and an eagle for...have been through some tough times," Compton said. "I might just sail off and never...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-14/martin-kaymer-leads-us-open-
Greg Chalmers leads; Tiger Woods way back in return

...and Freddie Jacobson.Defending champion Bill Haas, former Augusta State star Patrick Reed, U.S. Open runner-up Erik Compton and Tyrone Van Aswegen shot 68s. CHAMPIONS TOUR: Augusta native Larry Mize shot 5-under-par 65 and is one stroke off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-26/greg-chalmers-leads-tiger-wo
Georgia's golf dominance on the PGA Tour is seen in the U.S. Open at Pinehurst

...University of Georgia. Eight former Bulldogs ? Bubba Watson, Russell Henley, Harris English, Chris Kirk, Brendon Todd, Erik Compton, Hudson Swafford and Aiken's Kevin Kisner ? qualified for this week's 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2. Eight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-11/georgias-golf-dominance-pga-