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Langer, Love III make weekend

By Garry Smits on April 8, 2016 - 9:41 pm
Bernhard Langer, the 58-year-old two-time Masters champion, shot 73 on Friday and is tied for 15th at 1-over, five shots behind leader Jordan Spieth. Davis Love III, who will turn 52 next week, matched that 73 and is tied for 23rd at 2-over.

Taylor misses Masters cut

By Chris Gay on April 8, 2016 - 9:38 pm
In tough, windy conditions, the Augusta golfer posted 5-over-par 77 in the second round to miss the cut by one shot.

Wind makes play tough

By John Boyette on April 8, 2016 - 9:37 pm
Only four players were able to get to scores of 1-under 71 on Friday, and no one shot in the 60s for the first time since 2007.

Phil misses cut again

By Wayne Staats on April 8, 2016 - 9:13 pm
As the cut line moved with leader Jordan Spieth's late bogeys, Phil Mickelson's spot for the weekend sat 22 feet away. But his failed birdie putt on No. 18 left him with his worst-ever Masters round of 79.

Fans' Corner: Elementary pupils enjoy day at the Masters

By Susan McCord on April 8, 2016 - 9:04 pm
LAMAR-MILLEDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL pupils Cayden Oliver, Ian Bentley and Lorenzo Jones enjoyed Friday at Augusta National Golf Club, thanks to a Salva­tion Army program that provides Augusta schoolchildren with badges. "I like Bubba," said Cayden, 7.

Matsuyama in fifth

By Doug Stutsman on April 8, 2016 - 8:45 pm
Hideki Matsuyama, who finished fifth in last year's Masters, shot 72 on Friday and is tied for fifth after 36 holes.

Kisner makes the weekend

By David Lee on April 8, 2016 - 8:45 pm
Kevin Kisner settled in with a strong back nine to shoot even-par 72 in the second round and is 5-over, enough to make the cut by two strokes in his first Masters Tournament appearance.

Mullen recalls time at Augusta

By Doug Stutsman on April 8, 2016 - 8:00 pm
Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen has yet to play Augusta National, but his trip to the Masters has left lasting memories.

McIlroy in final group

By Scott Michaux on April 8, 2016 - 7:44 pm
Rory McIlroy, seeking the conclusion of his career Grand Slam quest, will be in the final group Saturday with the defending Masters champion who chased the Grand Slam a year ago.

Reed falters but makes cut

By David Lee on April 8, 2016 - 7:29 pm
Patrick Reed started strong in the second round Friday but struggled down the stretch and finds himself 5-over, enough to make the weekend.

Garcia baffled by 75

By Doug Stutsman on April 8, 2016 - 7:26 pm
For a brief moment Friday, Sergio Garcia was alone in second place at 4-under par. That quickly changed at No. 9.

French amateur makes weekend

By Dennis Knight on April 8, 2016 - 7:04 pm
The 20-year-old British Amateur champion got his round rolling with a sand wedge on No. 15, holing out for eagle with a shot from 62 yards that took two hops before diving into the cup.

Mize makes cut again

By Doug Stutsman on April 8, 2016 - 6:54 pm
Larry Mize, the 1987 Masters winner, shot 73 on Friday, highlighted by a birdie on No. 15 and an eight-foot par save on the 18th.

Lowry fine with 76

By Lance Lahnert on April 8, 2016 - 6:47 pm
Shane Lowry called Friday's round "some of the toughest golf I've ever played." He his tied for ninth at even par.

Piercy on leaderboard

By Wayne Staats on April 8, 2016 - 5:58 pm
After 70 on Thursday, Scott Piercy's even-par 72 moved him into the top five.

Snedeker still in contention

Created on April 8, 2016 - 5:28 pm
In the windy conditions, Sne­deker posted even-par 72 on Friday to finish with a 1-under-par 143 total at the halfway mark.

Players on possible changes

By David Lee on April 8, 2016 - 4:58 pm
The 13th hole has long been considered a birdie opportunity or better, and a trend toward longer drives and shorter approach shots has Augusta National Golf Club studying the hole's future.

Junior Patron: Caleb Miller

Created on April 8, 2016 - 4:38 pm
Caleb Miller, of North Augusta, is Friday's junior patron of the day at the Masters.

Lee stays in the hunt

By David Lee on April 8, 2016 - 4:34 pm
Danny Lee struggled at times with the putter, resulting in a 2-over-par 74 in the second round Friday, but he'll reach the weekend at 2-under in his first Masters Tournament as a professional.

Few challenge Price's 9 under

By John Boyette on April 8, 2016 - 4:25 pm
Low scores and excitement have been synonymous with the Masters for years, but only 15 players have shot 64 or better in competition. Nick Price and Greg Norman share the Augusta National course record of 9-under 63.
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