Newsmakers: October 1, 2007

College Round-up

Texas Tech captured the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate with a team total 9-over-par 873. Red Raider sophomore Will Griffin birdied the final two holes to share the individual title with University of Alabama-Birmingham's Brad Smith.

Will Griffin

Duke won the Margaret Branch NCAA Preview with a team total 16-under-par 860. The Blue Devils were led by Amanda Blumenherst, who placed second with an 11-under-par 208, and Jennie Lee, who finished sixth with a 6-under-par 213.

Notre Dame won the Wolverine Invitational, while Eastern Michigan's Stephany Fleet took the individual title with a 6-over-par 219.

Professional Round-up

The U.S. retained the Presidents Cup, defeating the International team 19 1/2 - 14 1/2. Tiger Woods, Jim Furyk, Phil Mickelson, Zach Johnson, Charles Howell III, David Toms, Scott Verplank, Steve Stricker, Stewart Cink, Woody Austin, Lucas Glover and Hunter Mahan made up the victorious U.S. squad. Verplank posted a perfect 4-0 record, while Toms garnered the most points (4.5) for the U.S. with his 4-0-1 record.

Colt Knost and Dustin Johnson, who both turned professional after helping the U.S. win the Walker Cup, will make their professional debuts at the PGA TOUR's Valero Texas Open this week.



 

 
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Weekly Results
Target Junior Championship presented by C9
Boys
Total
1
Frankie Capan
218
2
Ben Sigel
219
T
3
Sangmin Park
222
T
3
Christopher Colla
222
Girls
Total
1
Athena Yang
226
T
2
Cameron Lee
227
T
2
Naomi Lee
227
FORE Performance Junior Championship
Boys
Total
1
Gunnar Doyle
208
2
Ben Reichert
214
3
Evan Katz
217
Girls
Total
1
Kelly Sim
221
2
Amy Matsuoka
225
3
Karen Miyamoto
227
Coca-Cola Junior Championship at Sugarloaf
Boys
Total
1
Tucker Allen
218
2
Charles-Eric Belanger
221
3
Connor Henderson
225
Girls
Total
1
*SiQin Yu
237
T
2
Brittany Park
237
T
2
Maisie Filler
237
AJGA / CJGA Junior Championship
Boys
Total
1
Karl Vilips
214
2
Fritz Lo
218
T
3
Khan Lee
219
T
3
Charlie Watson
219
Girls
Total
1
Selena Costabile
222
2
Ashley Zagers
225
3
Mimi Chen
227
* Won via sudden-death playoff
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