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The Week Sept. 19-25
October 02, 2000
?Hook 'Em Justin Leonard's 2�-year winless streak was nothing compared to his drought in Texas.
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October 02, 2000

The Week Sept. 19-25

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Justin Leonard

Bob Riefke

Coefficient of restitution

Square grooves

Larry Nelson

Bruce Fleisher

Majors

Olympics

David Duval

Mark O'Meara

?Hook 'Em
Justin Leonard's 2�-year winless streak was nothing compared to his drought in Texas.

?Karrie Or Aree?
Neither. The player of the month is Mi Hyun Kim with a W and three other top fives.

?Yum
Some diet. In four weeks second banana Larry Nelson is transformed into the second coming.

? Westwood One
Lee Westwood's fifth win of '00 ends Monty's seven-year reign atop the Euro tour.

? PGA
Before firing a 19-under 261 at San Antonio's LaCantera Golf Club to win the Westin Texas Open by five shots over runner-up Mark Wiebe, Leonard had never won (0 for 23) as a pro in his native state.

? LPGA

Though Kim triple-bogeyed 17 on Sunday, she beat fellow South Korean Jeong Jang on the second hole of sudden death at the Safeway LPGA Championship....

Amateur Aree Wongluekiet, 14, was tied for the lead going into the final round but missed an opportunity to become the youngest LPGA winner ever when she closed with a 77 to finish 13th....

Pat Bradley made veterans Beth Daniel and Brandie Burton her captain's picks for next week's Solheim Cup, passing over Cristie Kerr and Kelli Kuehne, the 11th and 12th players, respectively, in the points standings....

Annika Sorenstam says she's going to retire after the 2003 season, when she becomes eligible for the LPGA Hall of Fame, and start a family.

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