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Golf Glance for September 11

PGA Tour

Event: BMW Championship

Site: Lake Forest, Ill. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: Conway Farms Golf Club (7,216 yards, par 71). Purse: $8 million. Winner’s share: $1.44 million.

TV: Golf Channel (Thursday-Friday, 3-6 p.m., 10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.; Saturday, 1-5 p.m., 10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.; Sunday, noon-5 p.m., 11 p.m.-2 a.m.) and Ch. 2 (Saturday, 3-6 p.m.; Sunday, 1:30-6 p.m.).

Chip shots: The top 70 in the FedEx Cup standings qualified for the third of the four playoff events. The field will be cut to 30 for the Tour Championship next week at East Lake in Atlanta. ... Stenson has 4,051 points. Tiger Woods is second with 4,037.

LPGA Tour/Ladies European Tour

Event: Evian Championship

Site: Evian-les-Bains, France.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Evian Masters Golf Club (6,465 yards, par 71).

TV: Golf Channel (Thursday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 8:30-10:30 p.m.; Saturday, 6:30-11:30 a.m., 8:30-10:30 p.m.; Sunday, 8:30 a.m.-noon, 9-11 p.m.) and Ch. 2 (Sunday, noon-1:30 p.m.).

Chip shots: The tournament is a major championship for the first time, giving the tour five majors.

Area Holes-In One

Steve Beattie, on the 157-yards ninth hole at Elkdale, with a 7-iron.

Tom Berry, on the 164-yard sixth hole at Orchard Park, with a 8-iron.

Mike Brodrick, on the 150-yard sixth hole at Diamond Hawk, with at 6-iron.

Cody Campbell, on the 196-yard, 7th hole at Hickory Stick, using a 6-iron.

Don Collins, on the 161-yard 13th hole at Gowanda, with a 5-iron.

John Gallo, on the 156-yard 17th hole at Chestnut Hill, with a 6- iron.

Harry Henshaw, on the 170-yard third hole at Tri-County, with a 7-iron.

Bobby Hogan, on the 170-yard, 12th hole at Harvest Hill, using a 6-iron.

Bob Maloney, on the 155-yard sixth hole at Chestnut Hill, with a 7-iron.

Andrew Pappano, on the 195-yard fifth hole at River Oaks, with a 5-wood

Adam Patronik, on the 173-yard second hole at Orchard Park, with a 7-iron.

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