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Jordan Spieth, 2015 Valspar Championship

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Spieth targets McIlroy's No.1 spot after win

Jordan Spieth has Rory McIlroy and the world No.1 spot firmly in his sights after winning the Valspar Championship on Sunday.

Tiger Woods

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Palmer 'understands' Tiger Woods' withdrawal

Tiger Woods won't be playing at Arnold Palmer's charity tournament next week, but he still hopes to be lining up with the golf legend at the season's opening major.

Tiger Woods, December 2014

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Tiger Woods can't name his restaurant 'Tiger Woods'

Tiger Woods' latest project is a restaurant. But the man overseeing it says the place won't be named after the celebrity golfer.

Rory McIlroy, March 2015, WGC-Cadillac Championship

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Rory McIlroy gets club back from Donald Trump

With a little bit of help from Donald Trump, Rory McIlroy was re-united with the golf club he famously threw into the lake at Doral -- but probably wished the golf-loving tycoon had not bothered.

Arnold Palmer, 2011 Masters golf tournament

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Arnold Palmer: Injury won't stop me

He may be suffering from the effects of a dislocated shoulder -- but golf legend Arnold Palmer has vowed that won't stop him from hitting his ceremonial opening tee shot at the Masters in Augusta next month.

Jack Nicklaus ice cream

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Jack Nicklaus launches ice cream brand

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus proved almost unstoppable in a career which netted him 18 major titles but just maybe his then rivals could have disturbed his concentration on course by tempting him with his favorite treat.

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Two local high school golfers heading to First Tee Challenge in Florida

Two golfers from the First Tee of the Roanoke Valley are headed to warmer weather, with an opportunity to play with some professional golfers.


Greenbrier Classic looking for golf tournament volunteers

The Greenbrier Classic is looking for volunteers to help run the event.

Tiger Woods at event

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Tiger Woods loses tooth at skiing event

Tiger Woods has another reason to dislike cameras -- his agent said it cost him a tooth.


Mercer tops VMI 80-71 to go to 3-0 to start SoCon

Phillip Leonard and Darious Moten combined to score 42 points as Mercer won its third straight game to open the Southern Conference season on an 80-71 win over VMI Monday night.

Golf ball on edge of hole

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103-year-old gets 8th hole in one

A 103-year-old in Florida must have a lot of luck on his side, sinking his eighth hole in one recently.

FootGolf now at Old Monterey Golf Course

Golf club in Roanoke introduces FootGolf

FootGolf is a sport that's been around for about 8 years, but has recently taken-off in popularity, and is now in Roanoke at Ole Monterey Golf Club.

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