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CME Group Tour Championship: Sunday’s tee times

naplesnews.com — CME Group Tour Championship at Tiburon Golf Club at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort Sunday's tee times No. 1 Tee 8:40 a.m. - Caroline Hedwall, Sweden (E); Jenny Shin, Torrence, Calif. (E); Chella Choi, South Korea (E); 8:51 a.m. - Brittany Lincicome, Seminole (E); Na Yeon Choi, South Korea (E); Lexi Thompson, Coral Springs (E); 9:02 a.m.

LPGA CME Group Tour Championship: Julieta Granada carries lead into final round

naplesnews.com — NAPLES, Fla. - Julieta Granada, Carlota Ciganda and Morgan Pressel have the best shot at the consolation prize Sunday. The three, all of whom are not eligible for the Race to the CME Globe's $1 million prize, are the leaders in the CME Group Tour Championship at Tiburon Golf Club at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort after Saturday's third round.

Golf: Christina Kim hopes to inspire others with story of overcoming depression

naplesnews.com — "With the darkness of night comes the most beautiful sunrises." Christina Kim's mom told her that. It's not some trite phrase - at least not to Kim. Her mom was trying to give her daughter some perspective. She needed it. Badly. How badly?
Nov 22, 2014

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LPGA CME Group Notebook: Michelle Wie catches bad break

naplesnews.com — NAPLES, Fla. - Michelle Wie still is in position to win both the tournament and the $1 million CME Globe. But she was in better position - No. 1 in the CME Globe standings - heading into No. 11 than she was when she left the hole.

Golf: Race to the CME Globe Sunday scenarios

naplesnews.com — WHO'S IN THE MIX FOR THE $1 MILLION CHECK? While nine players entered the week with a mathematical chance to win the Race to the CME Globe, there are really five players who have a good opportunity to take home the $1 million prize heading into Sunday's final round. No.

Golf: Race to the CME Globe going down to final round

naplesnews.com — NAPLES, Fla. - Stacy Lewis loves numbers. She had plenty of them to crunch going into Sunday's final round of the CME Group Tour Championship. The only one of the undetermined awards/prizes Lewis doesn't lead is the tournament itself.

Naples Zoo asks for help locating missing owl

naplesnews.com — NAPLES, Fla. - Residents near the Naples Zoo are being asked to keep an eye out for a barn owl that flew off Thursday. The missing owl took flight before an educational presentation, Naples Zoo officials said in a press release. Staff tracked the owl for about 24 hours but lost sight of it Friday.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @ndn: Have you seen this owl? Help the Naples Zoo find its barn owl that took off Thursday. ow.ly/EJg5X pic.twitter.com/9viHeZKK4H

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Golf: Raptor Bay’s Katie Detlefsen making way around golf world

naplesnews.com — NAPLES, Fla. - Katie Detlefsen calls the golf world a small one. But she's seen a lot of that world in her 26 years on it. Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Detlefsen will wrap up her stint on the Tiburon Golf Club driving range as part of the LPGA Teaching and Club Professional Division's free 10-minute lesson series during the CME Group Tour Championship.
Nov 22, 2014

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Golf: Edward Figueroa advances to Web.com Tour Qualifying Finals

naplesnews.com — Former St. John Neumann High School and Florida Gulf Coast University golfer Edward Figueroa is headed to the Web.com Tour Qualifying Finals. Figueroa shot a 3-over-par 74 on Friday in Second Stage qualifying in Plantation, but tied for fourth to easily advance to the finals. The top 18 and ties moved on.
Nov 22, 2014

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Students sell Immokalee’s flavor with new business, food line

naplesnews.com — Over the last year, a group of Immokalee high school students, with the help of professional mentors, started their own food line and business - Taste of Immokalee. So far they have developed four products; a spice mix, a fire roasted tomato and jalapeño sauce, an Immokalee hamburger and orange zest chocolate chip cookies.
Nov 22, 2014

naplesnews.com/business/stude… - entrepreneurial high schoolers from Immokalee chasing the American Dream - terrific read via @mariajpsl

Friday's prep football scores around Florida

naplesnews.com — Regional Semifinal Apopka 42, West Orange 0 Dr. Phillips 24, Plant 10 First Coast 56, Lake Mary 36 Flanagan 27, Monarch 21, OT Manatee 47, Vero Beach 28 Miami Killian 31, Belen Jesuit 0 Wellington 16, Palm Beach Gardens 10 Regional Semifinal East Lake 37, Braden River 21 Fort Myers 33, Charlotte 26 Kissimmee Osceola 35, Lakeland 28, OT Oakleaf 28, Fletcher 14 Royal Palm Beach 28, Atlantic Community 7 St.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @ndn: Friday's prep football scores around Florida - ow.ly/EIqNg

More Bill Cosby shows canceled as women allege rape; takes the stage in Florida

naplesnews.com — MELBOURNE, Fla. - As Bill Cosby's standup tour crumbled with shows canceled in six states, the embattled entertainer took to the stage Friday in Florida to a standing ovation from a sold-out crowd. Performances in Oklahoma, Nevada, Illinois, Arizona, South Carolina and Washington State, though, were called off as more women come forward accusing the entertainer of sexually assaulting them many years ago.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @ndn: More Bill Cosby shows canceled as women allege rape; takes the stage in Melbourne, FL - ow.ly/EHC3Y

LPGA CME Group Tour Championship: Julieta Granada, Carlota Ciganda tied for lead; Morgan Pressel,

naplesnews.com — NAPLES, Fla. - Two relative unknowns are at the top of the leaderboard after two rounds of the CME Group Tour Championship. But two big names are lurking just behind.

LPGA CME Notes: Tour players take in Rolex Awards Celebration

naplesnews.com — NAPLES, Fla. - The LPGA Tour's finest played two nines and then many of them dressed to the nines at the Rolex Awards Celebration on Thursday night at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort. The winners of the Commissioner's (Wegmans), Patty Berg (Tom Maletis, president of Tournament Golf Foundation), William and Mousie Powell (Chella Choi), and Heather Farr Perseverance (Lisa Ferrero) awards were presented.
Nov 21, 2014

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College basketball: Former Eagle Kennedy joining Hansen in Finland

naplesnews.com — FORT MYERS - Former Florida Gulf Coast University point guard Brittany Kennedy will be joining an old Eagles teammate when she gets to Forssan Alku to play for that team in Finland's highest professional league.

LPGA CME: Big 3 struggle in second round; Stacy Lewis still on top

naplesnews.com — NAPLES, Fla. - The LPGA Tour's Big Three aren't doing a whole lot at the CME. And that could mean someone else jumps up and claims the $1 million prize Sunday when the Race to the CME Globe crosses the finish line. Stacy Lewis does remain in the top spot after rallying for a chip-in birdie on No.
Nov 21, 2014

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LPGA CME Group Tour Championship: Saturday’s pairings

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College basketball: FGCU signs high-flying point guard Reggie Reid

naplesnews.com — FORT MYERS - Reggie Reid, a 6-foot, 160-pound senior point guard at Harlem (Ga.) High, has signed with Florida Gulf Coast University. A two-star by verbalcommits.com, Reid chose FGCU over Georgia Southern and Western Kentucky, but had lots of interest from bigger schools like Ole Miss and Notre Dame, Harlem coach Kim Chambers said.