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High School Golfer Wins Tournament, But No Trophy Because She's A Girl

High School Golfer Wins Tournament, But No Trophy Because She's A Girl

A MA high schooler won a local golf tournament by four shots, but won't be getting the first place trophy because she's a girl . "It's a real injustice that she wasn't announced as the victor", Robert Dufresne, a volunteer rules official who helped run the tournament told the Worcester Telegram & Gazette.



Myles Garrett already injured for the second time during his rookie season

Cleveland Browns rookie defensive end Myles Garrett has been placed in the NFL's concussion protocol. Injuries have defined his rookie season. Unfortunately for both Garrett and the Browns, the highly-anticipated debut for the edge rusher was put on hold after he suffered an ankle sprain , one which sidelined him for the first four games of the season.


Yankees' manager Joe Girardi will not return despite ALCS appearance

Yankees' manager Joe Girardi will not return despite ALCS appearance

And while that job provides plenty of challenges of its own - like trying to win a playoff series for the first time in franchise history - a team in a smaller market might be more appealing to Girardi. Girardi compiled a 910-710 record in his 10 years in the Bronx. Girardi's bench coach, Rob Thomson, is well thought of in the organization but might not be the kind of high-profile name the organization might want.


Rangers sack manager Pedro Caixinha after seven months in charge

Rangers sack manager Pedro Caixinha after seven months in charge

RANGERS manager Pedro Caixinha's time in charge at Ibrox has come to an end. Hartson's one-time strike partner, Chris Sutton, had earlier predicted Caixinha's fate when reports of an emergency Rangers board meeting surfaced. His assistant Helder Baptista and coaches Pedro Malta and Jose Belman have also left Rangers. Caixinha won 14 from 26 games in charge, which represents an ominous ratio for any Rangers manager.


Liverpool teenager Ben Woodburn signs new-and-improved five-year contract

Liverpool teenager Ben Woodburn signs new-and-improved five-year contract

Having been handed a senior Welsh cap-the youngest ever player to be given one at the time-and had his Liverpool debut, he knows he's capable of playing at the highest levels and he's determined to do so again, regularly, and to add significantly to the one appearance that he's made for both so far in his career.