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Destination Golf

Pga Tour, Lpga Tour, Champions Tour

October 18, 2005

PGA TOUR

FUNAI Classic at Walt Disney World Resort

Site -- Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

Schedule -- Thursday-Sunday

Courses -- Magnolia Golf Course (7,516 yards, par 72) and Palm Golf Course (6,957 yards, par 72)

Purse -- $4.2 million. Winner's share: $756,000

TV -- ESPN (Thursday-Friday, 3-6 p.m., Saturday, 4-6 p.m.); ABC (Sunday, 3-6 p.m.)

Last year -- Ryan Palmer overcame a five-stroke deficit on the final day with a 10-under-par 62 to capture his first PGA Tour title by three strokes over Vijay Singh and Briny Baird.

LPGA Tour

Idle

Next week -- CJ Nine Bridges Classic in Jeju, S. Korea

Defending champion -- Grace Park, who won by five strokes over Annika Sorenstam and Carin Koch

Champions Tour

SBC championship

Site -- San Antonio, Texas

Schedule -- Friday-Sunday

Course -- Oak Hills Country Club (6,670 yards, par 71)

Purse -- $1.5 million. Winner's share: $225,000

TV -- TGC (Friday-Sunday, 5-7:30 p.m.)

Last year -- Rookie of the Year candidate Mark McNulty captured his second Champions Tour title of the season in impressive fashion by recording seven birdies during the final round for a 65 and a three-round score of 18-under-par 195.

Bill Free

STATE

Friday -- Baltimore CC Invitation Four-ball

Oct. 27 -- Maryland State Women's Open, Chestnut Ridge CC

Nov. 5 -- Baltimore Cup, Hayfields CC

Nov. 6 -- Baltimore Cup, Caves Valley GC

Course at a glance

What -- Beechtree Golf Club

Where -- 811 South Stepney Road, Aberdeen

Phone -- 410-297-9700 or 877-BEECHTR

Online -- www.beechtreegolf.com

Holes -- 18

Course description -- Designed by Tom Doak. Opened in 1998. Bent grass tees, fairways and greens

Tees -- Par 71/72. Black, 7,023 yards; blue, 6,656; white, 6,086; red, 5,363

Time spacing -- 10 minutes on busy weekends

Cost -- March 18-May 5, Aug. 4-Aug. 11: $70; May 6-July 31: $85; Aug. 13-Oct. 30: $85 (Monday-Thursday), $95 (Friday-Sunday); Oct. 31-Dec. 4: $65. Twilight rate ($60) available through Oct. 30.

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