Among a mass of
Masters fans, Phil Mickelson teed off on the 3rd hole in the second round last
Friday at Augusta National. Mickelson capped his crowd-pleasing play on Sunday
with a 69 to clinch a two-stroke victory (page 34) and his second green jacket,
which was presented by last year's champion, Tiger Woods (inset).
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With a desperate
swipe of his stick and exquisite timing, Flames defenseman Mark Giordano (46)
reached from behind the Canucks' Richard Park and stopped a shot from crossing
the goal line last Saturday in Vancouver. The puck had slipped behind goalie
Miikka Kiprusoff (inset) and slid across the goalmouth.
While star center
Crystal Langhorne (1) was in the middle of the Terrapins' celebration after
their 78--75 overtime defeat of Duke in the NCAA finals on April 4 (page 24),
the Blue Devils' Abby Waner was in anguish. With the final snip of the scissors
in Boston, Maryland coach Brenda Frese (inset) netted a trophy.
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