UGA Week: Masters is dear to Compton's hearts

...lost a playoff in Wichita on the Nationwide Tour in 2004 and earned his largest...played at least 19 events on the Nationwide tour each season from 2005-07...where a tie for 100th regained Nationwide Tour status for 2011. He finished...

UGA Week: Henley known for competitive nature

...personality.As a senior at Georgia in 2011, he became the second amateur to win a Nationwide Tour event on his collegiate home course.As a Nationwide Tour rookie in 2012, he won twice in playoffs to secure his PGA Tour card. In his PGA Tour...

Rare change for Brandt Snedeker paying off

...BEACH, Calif. - Brandt Snedeker finds something that works and sticks with it.He picked up a putter in 2005 on the Nationwide Tour and it has been with him since, except for a short separation last summer when the putts stopped falling. Snedeker...

Ailing Allenby pulls out off Humana Challenge

...nine at Waialae on the weekend.Why didn't he use it earlier? It wasn't heavy enough.Walker won twice on the Nationwide Tour and captured the money title in 2004 using a Scotty Cameron model. He sent the 11-year-old putter to the studios...

Eagle helps rookie Justin Thomas share Sony Open lead with Matt Kuchar, Webb Simpson

...starting with college golf at Jacksonville University, and then have to Monday qualify to get his starts on the Nationwide Tour. Each year brings more belief he can win, and it doesn't matter the size of the golf course. He lost in a four-man...

Augusta's Charles Howell has strong record at Sony Open

...Web.com Q-school next fall.Under its anti-doping policy, the tour is not required to disclose the performance-enhancing drug Patel used.Doug Barron was playing the Nationwide Tour when he was suspended in 2009 for a positive test.

Steven Curtis Chapman, Third Day will perform at James Brown Arena

...memories of childhood," the Grammy-winning artist said in a phone interview nearly two weeks before embarking on the nationwide tour showcasing music from his newest Christmas album, Joy. He will perform at the James Brown Arena on Dec. 19...

Heart of a champion beats in Erik Compton

...Georgia and then six seasons on the developmental Nationwide Tour.Compton believes each one ? his, Jannine's...Pebble Beach, win his first pro event in 2011 at the Nationwide Tour's Mexico Open and earn his first PGA Tour card...

British Amateur champion Garrick Porteous wins the Georgia Cup

...Cup trophy and the memory of his helicopter ride to the airport so he could make is flight to California to play a Nationwide Tour pro-am that week."All the names you see who have played in this event are impressive," Porteous said.Both...

Acting VA chief blames staffing shortages for Augusta woes

...It should not take so darn long to hire someone," Sloan Gibson said during a visit to the hospital, part of a nationwide tour of VA facilities he is taking to speak with veterans and employees about obstacles to providing timely, quality care...