Royal & Ancient votes to admit female members

...future with the support of all its members, both women and men."Augusta National, home of the Masters, decided two years ago to invite women to join. Unlike the R&A, Augusta National did not have a written policy that banned women. Former...
Today In Sports History

...positive for a performance-enhancing substance.2012 - In a historic change at one of the world's most exclusive golf clubs, Augusta National invites former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and South Carolina financier Darla Moore to become the first female...
Kleinschmidt named publisher of Kenai newspaper

AUGUSTA, Ga. ? Juneau Empire circulation director...a privately held media company based in Augusta, Ga. MPG currently owns and operates...Florida Times-Union (Jacksonville), The Augusta Chronicle, Savannah (Ga.) Morning News...
McIlroy builds 6-shot lead at British Open

...what it will be like next April to drive down Magnolia Lane at Augusta National with a shot at becoming the sixth player to capture...25, McIlroy said, "It would mean a lot of hype going into Augusta next year.""I'd be in pretty illustrious company...
Rory McIlroy wins British Open for 3rd major

...since Woods at St. Andrews in 2005. Even with one major left this year, the Northern Irishman already is looking ahead to Augusta National next April for a shot at the slam."I've really found my passion again for golf," McIlroy said. "Not that...
6th-grader Lucy Li's Open: a 78, then ice cream

...made her more comfortable. She won the driving and chipping portion of the Drive, Chip & Putt Championship two months ago at Augusta National.That was for kids. This is for grown-ups. She fit in just fine."She's so much more mature than I could...
Woods favored, but challengers aplenty at Augusta

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Sixteen players have won major...and Scott Piercy on an overcast day at Augusta National, Woods parred the first three...eight long years since his last victory at Augusta.Clearly, the aura of invincibility is...
Scott beats Cabrera in a playoff at Augusta

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Adam Scott barely had time to...And certainly not for the Aussies at Augusta National.He thought for a second it was...Greg Norman, the symbol of heartache at Augusta, said in a text to friends who were watching...
Haas leads on Masters day 1

AUGUSTA, Ga. - No nerves. No worries. Adam Scott never knew the opening round at Augusta National could be so enjoyable.With his green...usual."Haas, with a rich family history at Augusta that includes a green jacket for his great uncle...
Masters watch

AUGUSTA, Ga. - The first father and son to play...dinner Tuesday night.On the flight up to Augusta, the teen had heard that Adam Scott would...Thursday morning and shot a 2-under 70 at Augusta National."I just need to play smart...


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