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Michaux: NFL shouldn't let a player's sexual orientation affect his draft status

...dignity in the proceedings while yahoos from inside and out of football made jokes about his sexual orientation, such as pro golfer Steve Elkington's ignorant tweets about competing in the "handbag toss."Should Sam not get drafted, the league's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-05-08/michaux-nfl-shouldnt-let-play
Pro golfer sues for dog bite

LONDON -- A journeyman pro golfer whose finger was bitten by a dog has filed a $1.5 million lawsuit, contending the injury seven years ago ruined what would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/03/gol_361897.shtml
Golf
Former female pro golfer plans to take R&A to court

...the Curtis Cup for Britain and Ireland over the United States in 1968. When she asked about the prospects of being a pro golfer that year, Saunders says golf authorities took away her amateur status. She has spent three decades as a teaching pro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/11/gol_368564.shtml
Golf | Augusta National Golf Club
Aiken's Seawell has slow tour start

AIKEN -- Pro golfer David Seawell may need to work through some kinks before he can be competitive on the PGA Tour, but lack of confidence won't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/18/oth_253761.shtml
Other sports
Howell qualifies for U.S. Open

Augusta's Charles Howell III, in his first year as a pro golfer, played his way into the U.S. Open Championship on Monday, shooting 68-70-138 in sectional qualifying in Westerville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/05/gol_311121.shtml
Golf
Justin Rose | The Masters

...father, Brian Jacobs, was the golf teaching pro at Meyerton Golf Club near Schwartzel?s hometown. Her cousin is pro golfer Justin Rose. Schwartzel met Rosalind ... Rose's lead wilts once again Augusta Guide Welcome to Augusta.com's...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/Justin_Rose.shtml
Schwartzel enjoys wife's support

...father, Brian Jacobs, was the golf teaching pro at Meyerton Golf Club near Schwartzel's hometown. Her cousin is pro golfer Justin Rose.Schwartzel met Rosalind after he left school to turn pro, but they didn't start dating until 2008...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/schwartzel-enjoys-wifes-support
The shot of his life

...first PGA Tour win Sunday.And we don't use the term "catapulted" lightly. Last week, Reed was the 169th-ranked pro golfer in the world. This week, on the heels of his third consecutive top-10 finish, he's 64th.Chalk up yet another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-08-21/shot-his-life
Stacy Lewis rides clutch shots to Women's British Open title

...sudden you make a couple of birdies and it's over."It was over early for Inbee Park and her bid to become the first pro golfer to win four consecutive majors in a single season. Returning to the Old Course in the morning in calm conditions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-08-04/stacy-lewis-rides-clutch-sho
Masters helps create Latin America Amateur Championship

...Masters winner, hailing from the region, the game's leaders see great potential in Latin America. Cabrera and fellow pro golfer Eduardo Romero attended Wednesday's news conference along with several other dignitaries.Billy Payne, chairman of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/amateur-golf/2014-01-22/masters-helps-c