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Teeing it up / This week's golf at a glance

>PGA Tour

Event: AT&T National.

Site: Newtown Square, Pa.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Aronimink Golf Club (7,237 yards, par 70).

Purse: $6.2 million. Winner's share: $1,116,000.

Television: Golf Channel (Thursday, 2-6 p.m., 7:30-11:30 p.m.; Friday, midnight-4 a.m., 2-6 p.m., 8:30-11:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2-6 a.m., 1-2:30 p.m., 9:30-11:30 p.m.; Sunday, noon-1:30 p.m., 9:30-11:30 p.m.) and Ch. 4 (Saturday, 3-6 p.m., Sunday, 3-6:30 p.m.).

Last year: Tournament host Tiger Woods won at Congressional in Bethesda, Md., beating Hunter Mahan by a stroke. Mahan matched the course record with a 62.

Chip shots: Woods is winless in five starts this year. He's coming off a fourth-place tie two weeks ago in the U.S. Open. Masters champion Phil Mickelson is skipping the event. The 2011 tournament also will be played at Donald Ross-designed Aronimink while Congressional's Blue Course is renovated for the 2011 U.S. Open. Gary Player won the 1962 PGA Championship at Aronimink. The John Deere Classic is next week in Silvis, Ill.



>LPGA Tour

Event: Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic.

Site: Sylvania, Ohio.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Highland Meadows Golf Club (6,428 yards, par 71).

Purse: $1 million. Winner's share: $150,000.

Last year: South Korea's Eunjung Yi won her first LPGA Tour title, beating Morgan Pressel with a birdie on the first playoff hole.

Last week: Cristie Kerr cruised to a 12-stroke victory in the LPGA Championship to become the first American to top the world ranking. Kerr, also the 2007 U.S. Women's Open champion, closed with a 6-under 66 for a 19-under 269 total.

Chip shots: Kerr is skipping the tournament to prepare for the U.S. Women's Open next week at Oakmont. Se Ri Pak also is absent. She has won the event five times to tie the tour record for wins in a tournament set by Mickey Wright (Sea Island Open) and matched twice by Annika Sorenstam (Mizuno Classic, Samsung World Championship). Paula Creamer won in 2008, opening with a 60.



>Champions Tour

Event: Montreal Championship.

Site: Blainville, Quebec.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Fontainebleu Golf Club (7,105 yards, par 72).

Purse: $1.8 million. Winner's share: $270,000.

Television: Golf Channel (Friday, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Saturday, midnight-2 a.m., 6:30-9:30 p.m.; Sunday, midnight-2 a.m., 7-9:30 p.m.; Monday, midnight-2 a.m.).

Last year: Inaugural event.

Last week: Loren Roberts won the Dick's Sporting Goods Open in Endicott, birdieing the final hole for a 7-under 65 and a one-stroke victory over Fred Funk.

Chip shot: The tournament is the tour's first in Canada since the AT&T Canada Senior Open folded after the 2002 event.




Satish Arora, on the 150-yard 14th hole at Fox Valley, with a 4-iron.

Mike Bidney, on the 135-yard eighth hole at Eden Valley, with an 8-iron.

John Bodgan, on the 152-yard 16th hole at Sheridan, with a 6-iron.

Eric Dabate, on the 182-yard 12th hole at The Links at Ivy Ridge, with a 5-wood.

Jon Dref, on the 120-yard third hole at Bob-O-Link, with a 6-iron.

Jim Duggan, on the 152-yard 16th hole at Sheridan, with a 6-iron.

Stew Fenigstein, on the 140-yard sixth hole at Fox Valley, with an 8-iron.

Jim Gallagher, on the 155-yard 11th hole at Cross Creek Resort (North), with an 8-iron.

Mike Giokas, on 143-yard fifth hole at Brookfield CC, with a 7-iron.

Steve Jarosch, on the 183-yard 18th hole at Lockport Town and CC, with a 4-iron.

Chuck O'Leary, on the 110-yard sixth hole at Sheridan, with a pitching wedge.

David Rennie, on the 136-yard second hole at Brighton Park, with a 9-iron.

Kathy Staerker, on the 131-yard 17th hole at Fox Valley, with a driver.

Chuck Tilley, on the 179-yard eighth hole at Buffalo Tournament Club, with a 7-wood.

David Walter, on the 172-yard third hole at Cross Creek Resort (North), with a 6-iron.

Bill Weidel, on the 165-yard seventh hole at Willowbrook, with a 7-iron.

Brian J. Wells, on the 115-yard fourth hole at Bob-O-Link, with a 9-iron.

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