Angela Jerman, Columbus, Ga. Jerman, a freshman at Georgia, led the fifth-ranked Bulldogs to a 15-shot victory in the TRW Regional Challenge at Palos Verdes ( Calif.) Golf Club, an event featuring eight of the top 10 teams. The Bulldogs' low scorer, with a 75.0 average, Jerman placed fourth with a nine-over 222.
Chandler Masters, Henderson, Nev. Masters, 33, the superintendent at Rio Secco Golf Club, won the Golf Course Superintendents championship in Tampa with a two-over 145 to beat defending champ Al Pondel by three. Masters grew up in Augusta and worked on the grounds crew at Augusta National from 1980 to '83.
Dick Schneider, Longview, Wash. Schneider, a nine handicapper who turned 80 on New Year's Day, shot his age or better in 69 of the 170 rounds that he played in '98. Schneider's low round last year was a two-over-par 74 at De Anza Country Club in Borrego Springs, Calif. His career best is a 69 at Longview Country Club.