Defending champion Tony Romo leads celebrity event
STATELINE, Nev. (AP) — Defending champion Tony Romo birdied six of his final 11 holes to take the first-round lead Friday in the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe Golf...
Mrs. Ruth Newland Wagner, age 85, of Fairmount, departed this life Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Ruth was born March 7, 1932 in Bristol, Tenn., a daughter of the late Lesley and Theo Newland. She was also preceded in death by her sister and brotherin-law, Martha and Dick Knox,
The Dekalb County Sheriff's Office has arrested three people in connection to two stolen vehicles recovered on Dekalb County Road 603.
LPGA, Champions players set for Diamond Resorts Invitational
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Brooke Henderson did a question-and-answer session with actor Jack Wagner and former pitcher Mark Mulder. On Friday, the Canadian star will tee off alongside Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson and former hockey star Mike Modano.
Henderson and fellow LPGA Tour players Lexi Thompson, Brittany Lang and Brittany Lincicome are joining PGA Tour Champions players and celebrities in the Diamond Resorts Invitational.
STATELINE, Nev. (AP) — Former tennis player Mardy Fish had a 28-point round Saturday to take a two-point lead over actor Jack Wagner in the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament.
Fish shot a 3-under 69, making seven birdies and four bogeys at Edgewood Tahoe to reach 50 points in the modified Stableford event. Players receive six points for eagle, three for birdie, one for par, none for bogey and minus-two for double bogey or worse.
American Century Championship: Actor Jake Wagner leads after day 1 of annual celebrity golf tournament at Lake Tahoe
STATELINE - A familiar face is atop the leaderboard after the first day of the 27th annual American Century Championship.
Jack Wagner, the only non-athlete to win the event, collected 27 points Friday at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course to take a three-shot lead over the field.
Mike Modano is second with 24 points followed by defending champion Mark Mulder 23, co-favorite Mardy Fish is at 22, Sterling Sharpe is at 21, and Jeremy Roenick is sixth at 20.
Jack Wagner leads celebrity golf event in Tahoe
STATELINE, Nev. (AP) — Actor Jack Wagner had five birdies in a 27-point round Friday to take a three-point lead over former hockey player Mike Modano in the American Century Championship.
The 56-year-old Wagner won the celebrity event in 2006 and 2011. He also had a bogey at Edgewood Tahoe in the modified Stableford event. Players receive six points for eagle, three for birdie, one for par, none for bogey and minus-2 for double bogey or worse.