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Local golfers hope to learn from NCAA experience

...away from Kansas with valuable lessons learned. The biggest thing they all took away is that in a championship chase every stroke adds up."I definitely learned that every single shot counts," Sigg said. "We played pretty bad, in our eyes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2014-05-29/local-golfers-hope-
Swimmers steal show in Sidney

...American sports. But none of the United States swimmers here has ever been in the position of outright celebrity their every stroke will earn them during the 2000 Summer Games. Although best identified by their country's barren outback, Australians...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/15/oly_296200.shtml
Olympics
Artist wants stolen painting returned

...a fickle mistress. Although Billy was able to execute Egami Image once, the chances of his being able to reproduce every stroke, line and carefully mixed tint are all but impossible. That painting represents a specific moment in time, a moment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/15/art_43682.shtml
Arts
Seniors switch to modified Stableford format for Utah event

...minus-1 and a double bogey or worse is minus-3. "It's a little more like match play," Tom Watson said. "Every stroke doesn't have to count. Sometimes, you can take a little more of a risk. Conversely, you can play it safe if you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/23/gol_354255.shtml
Golf
Nadal, Djokovic get showdown in semis

...chance. Hard as it is to believe, Nadal is playing more relentlessly than ever, treating each point -- no, each and every stroke -- as though the outcome hangs in the balance. He's now 26-0 at the French Open for his career, two victories...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/04/oth_460980.shtml
Other sports
Serena Williams routs Sharapova for Olympic gold

...Williams dominated with her serve and repeatedly blasted winners from the baseline, taking a big swing with almost every stroke despite the windy conditions on Centre Court.Williams said the tournament was the best she has played from start to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2012-08-04/serena-williams-routs-sh
Toms has no match at La Costa

...the hole on No. 12; miss it, and momentum probably swings in DiMarco's favor. But it was as pure as just about every stroke he made all weekend, and the next thing DiMarco knew, the match was over. Toms won the next five holes to go 7 up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/28/gol_445429.shtml
Golf
Unconventional golfer breaking records

...national hero. People line up at his door to ask favors, total strangers hail him in the street and newspapers chronicle every stroke, every move, every utterance of the poor kid now known as "the pride of Paraguay." None of it came easy for Franco...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/06/oth_267324.shtml
Other sports
Coach, financial aid on wish list

...kids," Mrs. Daley said. "It helps kids focus. (Katie's) grades have gone up. They have to concentrate on every stroke and pay attention to the oars in front of them." Maybe to the chagrin of the UGA Rowing Club, the women's two boats...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/15/oth_244807.shtml
Other sports | Westside High School
Silver medal rowingteam includes MCG worker

...The boat was flying," Young said. "We were working hard, but it just felt so good. I just kept thinking, every stroke, that I was pulling for him." Young, a neurology research assistant at Medical College of Georgia, almost lost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/29/met_199080.shtml
Metro