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Jamie Loeb of North Carolina is NCAA tennis champ

North Carolina's Jamie Loeb reacts to a point against Stanford's Carol Zhao during the NCAA women's singles tennis final Monday, May 25, 2015, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Rod Aydelotte)

WACO, Texas (AP) — Jamie Loeb made it to the NCAA quarterfinals as a freshman. A year later, she is North Carolina’s first singles tennis champion.

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Kirk makes par putt at 18 to win Colonial; Spieth 2nd again

Chris Kirk poses with the champion's trophy after winning the Colonial golf tournament, Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — As Chris Kirk waited to putt on the 18th green, Jordan Spieth was watching nearby in anticipation of a possible playoff at Colonial.

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Clutch final par gives Kirk win at Colonial, denies Spieth

Chris Kirk kisses the champion's trophy after winning the Colonial golf tournament Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Chris Kirk was prepared to need a putt for a playoff at Colonial.

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Hamilton reunites Monday with Rangers in unlikely journey

In this May 10, 2015 file photo, Texas Rangers' Josh Hamilton bats in the fifth inning against the Nashville Sounds on in Nashville, Tenn. Hamilton is done with his personal spring training and ready to rejoin the Texas Rangers. The slugger is set to fly Sunday, May 24, 2015,  to Cleveland to meet the team for the start of a three-game series against the Indians. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski, File)

Josh Hamilton is getting another shot at redemption in baseball with an unlikely journey that has led back to the Texas Rangers.

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Na regains sole lead at Colonial, up by 1 into final round

Kevin Na watch his tee shot on the sixth hole during the third round of the Colonial golf tournament Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kevin Na regained sole possession of the lead with a late birdie Saturday at Colonial, taking a one-stroke lead over Ian Poulter into the final round.

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