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  1. Tinley Park Man Dies in Motorcycle AccidentRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WJOL-AM Joliet

    ... Davidson motorcycle he was driving and was thrown to the ground, suffering head trauma. He was transported to Olympia Fields hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

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  2. Tinley Park Man Killed in Frankfort Motorcycle WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Laurence Mirabella, 47, was thrown about 30 feet after he crashed his Harley Davidson on Benton Drive near Frankfort Square Road about 1:45 a.m. Mirabella was taken to St. James Hospital in Olympia Fields, where he was pronounced dead shortly after 2 a.m. He had suffered a severe head injury.

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  3. Sam Horsfield withdraws from 2015 GB&I Walker Cup teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Golfweek

    ... Amateur Championship, and that was thought to be the reason he wasn't named to the GB&I side. His cause at Olympia Fields wasn't helped by a one-stroke penalty for slow play during his opening 78. Unlike Horsfield, Ferguson brings a wealth of links ...

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  4. Men's Golf Picked Fourth in Preseason PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WCTV Tallahassee

    ... Wake Forest (T20), North Carolina (22nd) and Virginia (24th) in the poll. FSU begins the fall slate with the Olympia Fields Invitational on Friday, Sept. 18, in Olympia Fields, Ill. The golf site, which has hosted four majors including the 2003 U.S. ...

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  5. Golfers paying tribute to local icons John Ferrara, Steve ZuntagRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | SILive.com

    ... Sean Kelly made a strong showing in the U.S. Amateur going five extra holes before missing the playoff cut at Olympia Fields in Chicago, Illinois. Kelly is back at the University of South Carolina for his senior year. He wanted to extend his sincere ...

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  6. Flashback: Chicago Little Leaguer throws 8th no-hitter in LLWS historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | ChicagoSports.com

    ... on our All-Star team can be proud of for the rest of his life." As a high school student at Rich Central in Olympia Fields, Robert Stratta was an all-state pitcher and graduated as class valedictorian. He went to Notre Dame on a baseball scholarship ...

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  7. Mid amateur starts Tuesday at AbercrombieRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | The News

    ... Amateur Championship. a a Rank, 27, is currently playing in the U.S. Amateur Championship being hosted by Olympia Fields Country Club in Olympia Fields, Ill. a a Joining Rank in the field is a number of players who have seen success at the Canadian ...

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  8. Shelton, Niebrugge among last 5 selected to Walker Cup teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | GolfChannel

    ... opportunity to lead a team with these great players," captain Spider Miller said Sunday while walking around Olympia Fields. "I've promised them we're going to have fun, and we're going to do it the right way." Shelton and Niebrugge were locks to ...

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  9. New Hartford's Derek Bard Falls in Final, Places 2nd at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    AUGUST 23: Derek Bard thinks about his next shot 18th green during the final match of the U.S. Amateur Championship at Olympia Fields Country Club August 23, 2015 in Olympia Fields, Illinois. It was an amazing run for the 20 year old New Hartford graduate; but, Derek Bard fell short at the finals of the U. S. Amateur Championship at Olympia Fields Country Club near Chicago on Sunday.

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  10. DeChambeau US Amateur ChampionRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | ISeeekGolf

    Southern Methodist University rising senior Bryson DeChambeau, the 2015 NCAA champion, has defeated Derek Bard of New York by the margin of 7&6 at the US Amateur Championship at Olympia Fields in Illinois.

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  11. SMU senior Bryson DeChambeau wins US AmateurRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Houston Chronicle

    Bryson DeChambeau hits to the 18th green during the final round of the U.S. Amateur golf tournament at Olympia Filelds Country Club on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Olympia Fields, Ill. OLYMPIA FIELDS, Ill.

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  12. Shelton, Niebrugge among final U.S. Walker Cup selectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Golfweek

    The final five players were added to 2015 U.S. Walker Cup team on Sunday after the completion of the U.S. Amateur: Alabama's Robby Shelton, Oklahoma State's Jordan Niebrugge, recent Virginia grad Denny McCarthy, and mid-amateurs Scott Harvey and Mike McCoy. Those five join Stanford's Maverick McNealy, Texas' Beau Hossler, Georgia's Lee McCoy, recent Vanderbilt grad Hunter Stewart and SMU's Bryson DeChambeau, winner of the U.S. Amateur at Olympia Fields.

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  13. Clare competes in U.S. AmateurRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Eagle Observer

    John Clare had to work long and hard to make it to the United States Amateur, the oldest national golf championship. And the West Genesee High School graduate, who is about to start his junior year at Le Moyne College, got his chance to shine when 36 holes of stroke-play qualifying got underway last Monday at Olympia Fields Country Club, near Chicago.

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  14. DeChambeau, Bard advance to U.S. Amateur finalRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Post Register

    In this image provided by the United States Golf Association, Bryson DeChambeau plays his tee shot on the 14th hole during the semifinal round of match play against Sean Crocker at the U.S. Amateur golf championship Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at Olympia Fields Country Club in Olympia Fields, Ill. DeChambeau won 4 and 3. Post Register a 333 Northgate Mile a PO Box 1800 a Idaho Falls, ID.

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  15. DeChambeau, Bard advance to US Amateur finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Westport News

    In this image provided by the United States Golf Association, Bryson DeChambeau plays his tee shot on the 14th hole during the semifinal round of match play against Sean Crocker at the U.S. Amateur golf championship Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at Olympia Fields Country Club in Olympia Fields, Ill. DeChambeau won 4 and 3. Photo: John Mummert, AP In this image provided by the United States Golf Association, Bryson DeChambeau, right, shares a hug with his caddie Mike Schy after winning his match 4 and 3 against Sean Crocker in the semifinal round of match play at the U.S. Amateur golf championship, Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at Olympia Fields Country Club in Olympia Fields, Ill.

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  16. U.Va.'s Bard advances to final to face reigning NCAA champRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Derek Bard plays his tee shot on the 13th hole during the semifinal round of match play against Kenta Konishi of Japan at the U.S. Amateur golf championship on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at Olympia Fields Country Club in Olympia Fields, Ill.

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  17. Knapp to appear on radio showRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | Daily Pilot

    ... the U.S. Open. He just reached the round of 16, but was ousted, playing in his first U.S. Amateur Thursday at Olympia Fields Country Club in Olympia Fields, Ill. His father, Bob, was on the bag.

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  18. DeChambeau rolls into U.S. Amateur finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Fresno Bee

    Bryson DeChambeau plays his tee shot on the 14th hole during the semifinal round of match play of the 2015 U.S. Amateur at Olympia Fields Country Club in Olympia Fields, Ill. on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015.

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  19. NCAA champion Bryson DeChambeau reaches U.S. Amateur semifinalsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | Hometown Annapolis

    In this photo provided by the USGA, Bryson DeChambeau watches his pitch shot to the 14th hole during the quarterfinal round of match play of the 2015 U.S. Amateur at Olympia Fields Country Club. NCAA champion DeChambeau beat Ireland's Paul Dunne 3 and 2 on Friday.

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  20. Dunne defeated in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Independent.ie

    Paul Dunne's US Amateur Championship campaign is over after the Irishman lost his quarter-final meeting with Bryson DeChambeau. The 22-year-old from Greystones, who held a share of the lead after three rounds of last month's Open Championship, lost 3&2 to US Walker Cup star DeChambeau, who made six birdies at Olympia Fields on Friday.

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