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Erik Compton shares lead at the McGladrey Classic

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - Erik Compton is happy with where he is in golf, and...has come in the past 13 years, and what Compton refers to as the "hurdles" he didn't...life."The next step is to win, and Compton has been around long enough not to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-10-23/erik-compton-shares-lead-mcg
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
Georgia Regents University students analyze rap album, hip-hop

...the lyrics of a hip-hop artist from Compton, Calif.Like James Joyce in A Portrait...Maybe Kendrick wants to be that for Compton, but does Kendrick have anybody he kind...16-year-old Kendrick Lamar growing up in Compton," said Diehl, 31. "The songs are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-28/georgia-regents-universit
Country-rocker Compton follows inspiration to Augusta

Georgia country-rocker Bobby Compton vividly remembers the defining moment...I really didn't know who he was," Compton said of the California singer known for...that's when his wife killed herself."Compton got his first six-string guitar and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2010-06-30/country-rocker-compto
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Compton on pole for Sunday's race

LOUDON, N.H. -- Stacy Compton, who'll start Sunday's NASCAR...out of chances to close the deal. Compton, winner of his fourth pole of the...the tour's championship leaders. Compton, whose Dodge qualified at 126.745...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/01/oth_266928.shtml
Other sports
A new heart, but same fire for Compton

SEA ISLAND, Ga. -- Erik Compton no longer is surprised by his success...surgery, and he's always had that," Compton said Friday. I've always been determined...yeah. That. Don't get the idea Compton has let a day go by without remembering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/11/gol_318217.shtml
Golf
Baseball to build first U.S. youth academy in Compton

COMPTON, Calif. -- Major league baseball will...United States, a $3 million facility at Compton Community College projected to open next...medalist in 1964, is superintendent of the Compton Community College District and president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/06/bas_383244.shtml
Baseball
Compton has bragging rights

...International Speedway. But Stacy Compton may change that after posting the...lap in a four-day test session. Compton's fast lap of 187.911 mph around...It's awful exciting to me," Compton said. "We left (a practice session...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/22/oth_280573.shtml
Other sports
Erik Compton is one shot back at the Memorial

DUBLIN, Ohio - Erik Compton considers the Memorial a special week...in for eagle on the par-5 seventh.Compton has been an amazing story as long as he...for me, it's a special place," Compton said. "For me, there's not a day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2012-05-31/erik-compton-one-shot-back-m