Newsmakers: March 27, 2007
Taylore Karle of Scottsdale, Ariz., finished tied for 53rd at the LPGA Safeway International presented by Coca-Cola. The 16-year-old finished with a 5-over-par 293, including a final-round 71. She birdied three of her final four holes in the second round to make the cut on the number.
Virginia Tech claimed its first victory of the season at the Furman Intercollegiate. The Hokies posted rounds of 297-286-290 for a 54-hole total of 9-over-par 873. Jayson Judy of Elon shot rounds of 71-71-69 for a 5-under-par 211 to claim the individual title.
Indiana captured its second consecutive victory at the Pinehurst Invitational on March 20 with a 16-over-par 880. Purdue placed first at the 61st Annual Western Intercollegiate on March 20 with a team total 9-over-par 849. Xavier's John Streibich won the individual title with an 11-under-par 199.
The Auburn women took first place at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic on March 25 with a 29-over-par 881. Virginia's Leah Wigger birdied the first hole of a sudden-death playoff to claim the individual title with a 2-over-par 215.
Tiger Woods won the World Golf Championships - CA Championship at Doral Golf Resort & Spa with a 10-under-par 278. It is his 13th World Golf Championship title in 24 tries.