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Steve Stricker 'not too fired up' about British Open because of long distance

...Open, French Open and Scottish Open.HER FAVORITE PLAYER: Lucy Li's favorite player is Webb Simpson, mainly because The Olympic Club is her favorite player and Simpson won the U.S. Open at Olympic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-24/steve-stricker-not-too-fired
LSU tandem, friends likely to go seperate ways in draft

...will be taken in the second or third rounds because of his perceived lack of speed. Mayock likes him."One of my favorite players in the draft is Jarvis Landry," Mayock said. "Not fast, but one of the toughest players in this draft."In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-05-06/lsu-tandem-friends-likely-go-
Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has one goal in mind

...calls Schimmel, the first-round pick from Louisville, "Showtime Shoni." Native Americans call Schimmel their favorite player. Schimmel was raised on the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation in Mission, Oregon. She isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-05-15/atlanta-dream-coach-michael-coope
Henry Aaron celebrates 80 in style, with an honor most never dream of - a portrait in the Smithsonian

...of entering the Hall of Fame with Aaron in 1982.Former teammate Robin Yount said he was his mother's second-favorite player - right behind Aaron.Aaron was last to speak and grew emotional as he talked of his parents, recalling an afternoon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-07/henry-aaron-celebrates-8
Phil Mickelson | The Masters

...Sunday, Sam Felton made a bee-line for Augusta National Golf Club?s exit gates. He had the chance to see his favorite player up ... Bubba Watson in contention Posted: 04/08/12 Bubba Watson put on a show to someone else?s soundtrack...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/Phil_Mickelson.shtml
Rickie Fowler | The Masters

...Rickie Fowler fan takes on look of his hero Posted: 04/07/12 Dalton Joyce traveled cross country to see his favorite player, Rickie Fowler, play at Augusta National Golf Club on Saturday. The 16-year-old from Montgomery, Texas, watched...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/Rickie_Fowler.shtml
From 1934 to today, Dan Yates has been at every Masters

...o'clock and we'd have to hurry. Then we'd bring the players down to the press building."Yates said two of his favorite players are Byron Nelson and Tom Watson."He was such a great fellow," Yates said of Nelson. "There wasn't anything...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/1934-today-dan-yates-has-been-every-master
Matt Every wins at Bay Hill, earns first trip to Masters

...This was the first PGA Tour event he attended as a kid, coming with his father to watch Mark Calcavecchia, his favorite player. After a wild final hour, Every donned the blue blazer on the 18th green and had an audience with The King - tournament...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/matt-every-wins-bay-hill-earns
Teenage phenom Lydia Ko embarks on her professional career

...playing the LPGA Tour. It's a 16-hour commute from New Zealand.And as luck would have it, she met one of her favorite players, Phil Mickelson, while in San Diego to test equipment."We're looking Florida and Texas and a couple other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-11-20/teenage-phenom-lydia-ko-emba
Chris Kirk wins McGladrey Classic

...unbelievable thing," Kirk said. "Davis was kind of my guy when I was 12 and 13, really starting to play golf. He was my favorite player, and he's turned from being my idol to sort of a mentor and good friend. So I'm a very lucky person to be in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-11-10/chris-kirk-wins-mcgladrey-cl