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

>PGA Tour

Event: Transitions Championship.

Site: Palm Harbor, Fla. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club, Copperhead Course (7,332 yards, par 71).

Purse: $5.5 million. Winner: $990,000.

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

Last year: Jim Furyk won the first of his three 2010 titles, beating two-time Innisbrook champion K.J. Choi by a stroke.


>LPGA Tour

Event: LPGA Founders Cup.

Site: Phoenix. Schedule: Friday-Sunday.

Course: JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, Wildfire Golf Club (6,613 yards, par 72).

Purse: None.

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

Last year: Inaugural event.

Last event: Australia's Karrie Webb won the HSBC Women's Champions in Singapore on Feb. 27 for her 37th LPGA Tour victory, rallying to beat Chie Arimura by a stroke.


>Champions Tour

Next event: Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic, April 1-3, Fallen Oak, Saucier, Miss.

Last week: Nick Price won the Toshiba Classic in Newport Beach, Calif., for his fourth Champions Tour title, holding off Mark Wiebe by a stroke. The 54-year-old Price matched the Champions Tour record with a career-best 11-under 60 in the first round and closed with consecutive 68s.


>WNY golf preview section

* All public golf courses in Western New York and Southern Ontario interested in being listed in this year's Buffalo News Golf Preview section, scheduled to be published April 7, should submit their clubhouse/pro shop phone number and the various green fees and cart fees for the 2011 season. Please e-mail the information to

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