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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.

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Bubba Watson buys into baseball team

Double Masters champion, seven-time PGA Tour winner... and now part-owner of his local Minor League baseball club. Bubba Watson is branching out.


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.

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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.

Ryder Cup begins Friday in Scotland

Local author gives perspective on Ryder Cup

Floyd author Neil Sagebiel has written a book called “Draw in the Dunes” about the 1969 Ryder Cup. As this year's event gets set to begin on Friday at Gleneagles in Scotland, Sagebiel gives a unique perspective on the American's chances to end a run of futility in the event.

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Bassett Country Club to close Sept. 30 after $70,000 renovation

After spending thousands on renovations, the Bassett Country Club is closing at the end of the month.

Neil Sagebiel's new book, 'Draw In The Dunes' in stores now

But a local author, Neil Sagebiel, of Floyd has a new book out Tuesday September 9, about one of the Ryder Cup's best, but strangest events, the 1969 Ryder Cup.

3-year-old one arm golf swing


3-year-old born with one arm has amazing golf swing

A 3-year-old New Jersey boy has a golf swing some pros would envy. And he's only got one arm.

Sergio Garcia drive ring

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Golfer's errant drive knocks diamond off ring

An errant drive by pro golfer Sergio Garcia knocked the diamond off a woman's ring at a tournament in Ohio.

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Eight Roanoke kids heading to Pinehurst

This upcoming week one of the world's largest youth golf tournaments gets underway from Pinehurst, North Carolina.

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