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Another multiple-course tournament on PGA Tour

Andrew Svoboda hits his ball on the first fairway during the final round of the McGladrey Classic golf tournament on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in St. Simons Island, Ga. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — The McGladrey Classic will be the fourth PGA Tour event next year to use multiple courses, and the first that is not in California.

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Streb rallies for 1st PGA Tour victory

Robert Streb holds the trophy after winning a three-way playoff during the final round of the McGladrey Classic golf tournament on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in St. Simons Island, Ga. Streb beat Brednon de Jonge, of Zimbabwe, and Will MacKenzie. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Robert Streb hasn’t seen many early indications of a happy ending throughout his career.

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MacKenzie, Svoboda tied for lead at Sea Island

Will MacKenzie reacts after missing a birdie putt on the 13th green during the third round of the McGladrey Classic golf tournament on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in St. Simons Island, Ga. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Will MacKenzie made a hole-in-one that hardly anyone saw and finished with a 45-foot birdie putt that gave him a 5-under 65 on Saturday and a share of the lead with Andrew Svoboda going into the final round of the McGladrey Classic.

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Bishop ousted as PGA of America president

PGA of America President Ted Bishop speaks next to the Presidents Cup trophy at a news conference at City Hall in San Francisco, in this July 2, 2014 file photo. The PGA of America president referred to Ian Poulter as a little girl on two social media accounts Thursday evening Oct. 23, 2014 for his comments on Nick Faldo and Tom Watson as Ryder Cup captains.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Ted Bishop was never afraid to take a risk or share his strong opinions on any subject during his 23 months as president of the PGA of America. Ultimately, that wound up costing him his job.

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Henley’s putting gets him lead at Sea Island

Russell Henley tips his hat after making a par putt on the ninth green during the second round of the McGladrey Classic golf tournament on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in St. Simons Island, Ga. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Russell Henley has a reminder on his phone that goes off every day at noon to tell him he’s the best putter in the world. He didn’t need one Friday in the McGladrey Classic.

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