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ACC celebrity golf tournament breaks attendance record

July 19, 2017 — Another American Century Championship (ACC) celebrity golf tournament is in the books, with former Oakland Athletics pitcher Mark Mulder taking the top spot for the third consecutive year and a $125,000 chunk of the $600,000 purse. The 28th annual July tournament held at Edgewood Tahoe

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Photos: Curry, Timberlake and Romo draw big crowds on final day of American Century Championship

July 16, 2017 — Fans got in one last day of star gazing Sunday as the 28th annual American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament came to a close. Former Oakland Athletics pitcher Mark Mulder won his third straight championship Sunday — a first in tournament history. Former MLB pitcher

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Former MLB pitcher Mark Mulder 3-peats at American Century Championship celebrity golf

July 16, 2017 — STATELINE — Mark Mulder made history Sunday, becoming the first player to win three straight American Century Championships. Mulder, who entered the day with a three-point lead over Derek Lowe and Mardy Fish, scored 25 points to finish with 73 points to win the top

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Wounded Warrior tournament winner ready for celebrity golf

July 16, 2017 — Chad Pfeifer freely admits playing in the American Century Championship has changed his life. Pfeifer won the George W. Bush Wounded Warrior tournament to qualify for the ACC four years ago, and he actually led the tournament after the first round in 2014, his first

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Photos: Serious golf, serious fun at American Century Championship Saturday

July 16, 2017 — The competition, and the fun, heated up at Edgewood Tahoe Saturday during day 2 of the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament.

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Edgewood Tahoe’s 17th hole: Heart of the party at ACC celebrity golf

July 16, 2017 — Hole 17 at Edgewood Tahoe golf course has built-up a bit of a reputation over the years as ACC's unofficial party hole. At 207 yards in length, the par 3 hole offers some of the best views on the course and is definitely a fan

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Women competitors at ACC hold their own in male-dominated field

July 16, 2017 — Of the 89 celebrity golfers competing in the American Century Championship's (ACC) 28th annual celebrity golf tournament at Edgewood Tahoe golf course, only four are women. Just because they are few in number, however, doesn't hinder their performances or popularity with the crowd. Blair O'Neal,

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Mark Mulder takes lead at day 2 of American Century Championship

July 15, 2017 — STATELINE – Mark Mulder has won the last two American Century Championships with impressive come-from-behind performances in the final round. Mulder, who is going for the first three-peat in tournament history, finds himself atop the leaderboard with 48 points  after a 26-point effort  Saturday afternoon

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Genoa Lakes golf pro doubles as Charles Barkley’s caddy at ACC celebrity golf

July 15, 2017 — What started out as a chance caddying opportunity at the 2007 American Century Championship (ACC) celebrity golf tournament has led local golf pro, Chris Detsch, to a 10-year pairing with NBA Hall of Famer and ACC fan favorite Charles Barkley. Detsch's golf career stretches back

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Ask Tessie: How should I behave at American Century Championship celebrity golf?

July 15, 2017 — Dear Tessie, I'm headed out to Edgewood this Sunday to watch the celebrity golf tournament for the first time ever! I've never watched golf in person (or on TV because let's be real … snooze-fest) so I could use some pointers on proper etiquette. Sincerely,

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Derek Lowe takes first round lead at ACC celebrity golf at Lake Tahoe

July 15, 2017 — In four previous trips to the American Century Championship, Derek Lowe has never scored more than 44 points. After one round of the 28th annual event at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, Lowe is more than halfway to his previous career best after totaling 25 Friday

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Steph Curry says vibe at American Century Championship keeps him coming back to Tahoe

July 15, 2017 — Fresh off an NBA championship, the ACC tournament is something of a family affair for Golden State Warrior point guard Steph Curry. Curry will be hitting the links along with his father, former NBA star Dell Curry, and the younger Curry said he's hoping to

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Tony Romo ready for CBS analyst booth and golf

July 14, 2017 — This is Tony Romo's first trip to the American Century Championship since 2012, but much of the talk earlier this week was on his new career. Romo, who was released from the Dallas Cowboys after a 14-year career that saw him pass for nearly 35,000

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American Century Championship celebrity golf bigger and better over the years

July 14, 2017 — The American Century Championship is one of those feel good sports stories. The brainchild of Jon Miller, president of programming for NBC Sports and NBC Sports Network, the made-for-TV event is holding its celebrity golf tournament at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course for the 28th straight

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Limited edition donut created for Lake Tahoe celebrity golf tournament

July 13, 2017 — With the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament taking over Tahoe’s South Shore this weekend, one local donut business is taking advantage of the added spotlight by serving up golf-themed treats. Glazed and Confuzed Tahoe Donut, which delivers donuts for free in the South Shore

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Charles Woodson Wines takes over Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Lake Tahoe for tasting event

July 13, 2017 — The American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament is in full swing, but the green itself is only one of many ways to interact with your favorite athletes and entertainers. On Saturday, July 15, former NFL cornerback and safety Charles Woodson will be at Hard Rock

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Fan ticket sales for 2017 ACC celebrity golf tournament surpassing 2016

July 12, 2017 — With the American Century Championship (ACC) celebrity golf tournament now in its 28th consecutive year of operation at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, the popular event is only showing signs of growth from its humble beginnings. One of the more apparent signs of this growth comes

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Photos: Justin Timberlake and Tony Romo tee off at American Century Championship celebrity golf

July 12, 2017 — Justin Timberlake and Tony Romo made for an all-star pairing during practice rounds at the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament Wednesday at Edgewood Tahoe.

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Paige Spiranac talks to Tahoe youth about overcoming cyberbullying

July 11, 2017 — Paige Spiranac is making her American Century Championship debut this week, and if you have spent any time on the Internet, you already are aware of her. The 24-year-old Spiranac, who played college golf at San Diego State and hopes to play on the LPGA

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Photos: Tuesday at American Century Championship celebrity golf

July 11, 2017 — Celebrities continued rolling in to grab practice rounds Tuesday at Edgewood Tahoe before the start of the American Century Championship. Justin Timberlake, two-time defending champ Mark Mulder, fan favorite Jack Wagner and others got in some good cuts in preparation for the annual celebrity golf

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