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Take 5: Spieth, Simmons, Stanley Cup

 Jordan Spieth hits his fairway shot on one during the final round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on Sunday. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)

By The Pitt News Staff

April 12, 2018

Is Jordan Spieth the new Tiger Woods? Who is and who isn’t a rookie? Will the Penguins win their third straight Stanley Cup? All of that and more — The Pitt News staff is back to round up the week’s best sports stories. Masterful performance Golf is fun. Golf is exciting. This past Sunday was ...

No shortage of drama at 116th U.S. Open at Oakmont

Dustin Johnson acknowledges the crowd after making a putt on the 17th green Sunday morning. Jeff Ahearn | Senior Staff Photographer

By Steve Rotstein / Sports Editor

June 20, 2016

The 2016 U.S. Open Championship returned this past weekend to historic Oakmont Country Club in Oakmont, Pennsylvania, for the ninth time –– more than any other course in the world. Praised as one of the world’s most beautiful golf courses, Oakmont is also arguably the most difficult. And when th...

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