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Junior Patrons: McCarthy brothers

Created on April 10, 2016 - 7:52 pm
McCarthy brothers are Junior Patrons of the Day

Holmes gets assist on ace

By Doug Stutsman on April 10, 2016 - 7:52 pm
J.B. Holmes carded a final-round 68 but will be remembered most Sunday for his assist on No. 16.

Fans' Corner: By Sunday, some souvenirs were long gone

By Doug Stutsman on April 10, 2016 - 7:41 pm
There aren't many downsides to coming to Augusta National on Masters Sunday. However, for patrons hoping to souvenir shop, many items had already left the shelves.

Fitzpatrick earns return trip

By David Westin on April 10, 2016 - 7:40 pm
Matthew Fitzpatrick tied for the low round of the day with 5-under-par 67 on Sunday to soar up the leaderboard and easily finish inside the top 12, which earns players invitations to the 2017 Masters.

DeChambeau is low amateur

By Dennis Knight on April 10, 2016 - 7:28 pm
A 15-foot birdie on No. 18 was a perfect way to end the week for the former Southern Methodist star.

No. 7 a tough test

By David Lee on April 10, 2016 - 7:06 pm
The par-4 seventh hole has trended toward being more difficult in recent years, and a tough Saturday kept the pattern going. The trend continued this year at 4.243 to rank fifth toughest.

Willett? Yes!

By Chris Gay on April 10, 2016 - 6:58 pm
Danny Willett has won the 2016 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club.

Reed shows off belt buckle

By David Lee on April 10, 2016 - 5:26 pm
Patrick Reed brought his latest clothing accessory to Augusta National Golf Club this week, a belt buckle featuring his likeness from a controversial Ryder Cup moment.

Spieth builds lead

By Chris Gay on April 10, 2016 - 5:07 pm
With nine holes to go, Jordan Spieth sits at 7-under for the tournament, five ahead of England's Danny Willett and six in front of Denmark's Soren Kjeldsen and American Dustin Johnson.

Prizes go beyond jacket

By John Boyette on April 10, 2016 - 4:29 pm
From cloth to crystal, the Masters stands alone in tournament golf because no other event provides such an elaborate array of prizes.

Mize shoots 74 on Sunday

By Doug Stutsman on April 10, 2016 - 4:15 pm
Making it to the weekend rounds was fun for 1987 Masters champ Larry Mize, but he was "disappointed" he couldn't shoot lower Sunday.

Knox back as marker

Created on April 10, 2016 - 4:08 pm
Augusta's Jeff Knox played with Kevin Na in the first group of the day in Sunday's final round. He doesn't keep an official score, but Na thought he shot in "the mid- to high 70s."

Smith celebrates 55 years

By Doug Stutsman on April 10, 2016 - 11:43 am
Smith, the longtime sideline reporter for the University of Georgia, first attended the Masters Tournament in 1960 during his senior year at UGA. He joined Arnie's Army that weekend, watching closely as Arnold Palmer birdied his final two holes to edge Ken Venturi by a stroke.

Veteran has attended since '50s

By Doug Stutsman on April 9, 2016 - 11:43 pm
Robert White's first trip to the Masters Tournament came in the early 1950s, before the Augusta National asked him to become a series badge holder in 1964.

Fans Notes: Patrons share opinion

Created on April 9, 2016 - 11:31 pm
A handful of patrons took time Saturday to complete a Masters Tournament survey at a computer behind the 17th green.

Love on the fairway

By Doug Stutsman on April 9, 2016 - 11:21 pm
Fifty-three years together. Six children. Seventeen grandchildren. For Oggie and Mary Murphy Tabb, their journey officially began April 4, 1963, along the 13th fairway at Augusta National Golf Club.

Swinney had run-in with guard

By Doug Stutsman on April 9, 2016 - 11:08 pm
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney nearly got blacklisted before ever making it to No. 1 tee box.

Michaux: Showdown a letdown

By Scott Michaux on April 9, 2016 - 10:35 pm
Rory McIlroy slapped it around in 77 strokes without a single birdie for the first time in a major round since 2010. Jordan Spieth let everybody back in the tournament with a bogey-double bogey finish that left him wanting to "break something."

Spieth stays ahead of pack

By David Westin on April 9, 2016 - 10:19 pm
Jordan Spieth goes for a second consecutive green jacket in Sunday's final round with a wide range of contenders on his heels, including 58-year-old two-time Masters Tournament champion Bernhard Langer.

Willett in contention

By Doug Stutsman on April 9, 2016 - 9:47 pm
Danny Willett carded 72 with a pair of 36s on the first and second nines. "I'm going to have a reasonable chance, but I'll have to do something special," said Willett, who is three back of leader Jordan Spieth.
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