Golf

 
Golf legend Arnold Palmer (left) looks at a statue of himself commemorating the 50th anniversary of his first PGA tour win in 1955 at the Weston Golf and Country Club in Toronto Sept. 13, 2005.

Palmer made handful of Maine appearances during legendary career

By Pete Warner on Sept. 26, 2016, at 8:43 p.m.
In 1986, Palmer was victorious at the Union Mutual Seniors Golf Classic, which was held at the Purpoodock Club in Cape Elizabeth.
Arnold Palmer (left) shakes hands with Jack Nicklaus during the first round of the 2016 The Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club.

Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87

By T. Rees Shapiro, The Washington Post on Sept. 25, 2016, at 9:29 p.m.
Between 1958 and 1964, Palmer won seven major titles.

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Staci Creech, 43, of Veazie putts during the Maine Women's Amateur State Championship at the Penobscot Valley Golf Course in Orono, July 27, 2016.

Veazie golfer eliminated from USGA Women’s Mid-Amateur

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 12, 2016, at 1:35 p.m.
Staci Creech of Veazie advanced to take on tournament top seed Shannon Johnson of Massachusetts, who defeated Creech 5 and 3 count in Monday’s match play.
Cole Anderson of Camden watches his shot during the final round of the American Junior Golf Association Coca-Cola Junior Championship Thursday at the Sugarloaf Golf Club. He finished in third place.

This teen golfer is taking aim at PGA

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 10, 2016, at 7:36 a.m.
Cole Anderson, 15, doesn’t see himself needing to match or one-up previous accomplishments — his competitive goals are geared toward achieving high-end staying power in the game.

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Cole Anderson of Camden watches his shot during the final round of the American Junior Golf Association Coca-Cola Junior Championship Thursday at the Sugarloaf Golf Club. He finished in third place.

15-year-old Maine golfer finishes third at Sugarloaf junior event

on Aug. 25, 2016, at 6:04 p.m.
Cole Anderson of Camden finished four strokes off the lead and in third place overall.