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Youngsters prevail at U.S. Amateur

OAKMONT, Pa., Aug. 22 (UPI) -- The quests of veterans George Zahringer and Jerry Courville to win the U.S. Amateur ended Friday as four players youngsters advanced to the semifinals.

Veterans prevail at U.S. Amateur

OAKMONT, Pa., Aug. 21 (UPI) -- George Zahringer and Jerry Courville won twice for the veterans Thursday, advancing to the quarterfinals of the U.S. Amateur Championship.

Medalist advances at U.S. Amateur

OAKMONT, Pa., Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Medalist John Holmes joined Trip Kuehne and Bill Haas as winners Wednesday in the opening round of the U.S. Amateur.

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Barnes to face Mahan in final

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Hunter Mahan and Ricky Barnes each posted 1-up victories Saturday to advance to the final of the U.S. Amateur Championship.

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Haas reaches U.S. Amateur semis

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Bill Haas shot an amazing 7-under 28 on the front nine of one of the most difficult courses in the country Friday and went on to reach the semifinals of the U.S

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Haas reaches U.S. Amateur quarters

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Aug. 22 (UPI) -- Medalist Bill Haas rallied from three holes down at the turn Thursday to defeat D.J. Trahan, 2 & 1, and earn a spot in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Amateur Cha

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Haas, Stadler win at U.S. Amateur

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Second-generation golfers Kevin Stadler and Bill Haas advanced to the second round Wednesday at the U.S. Amateur Championship.

GM to offer new crash notification system

DETROIT, July 31 (UPI) -- General Motors Corp. Wednesday unveiled a new crash notification system that will automatically call 911 for help and provide information on the severity of a c

Americans win Palmer Cup

COUNTY CLARE, Ireland, July 12 (UPI) -- The United States won its second straight Palmer Cup Friday, taking eight singles matches to overwhelm Britain and Ireland in the amateur team competition.

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William Harlan Haas (born May 24, 1982) is an American professional golfer who is currently a member of the PGA Tour.

Haas was born in Charlotte, North Carolina and was raised in Greer, South Carolina, a suburb of Greenville. He was the third member of his family to play golf at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina following his father, Jay, and uncle, Jerry. Haas had a distinguished college career. He was a three-time first-team All-American, four-time All-ACC, two-time ACC player-of-the-year, and 2001 ACC rookie-of-the-year. During his college career, he won ten college tournaments; and in his senior year of 2004, he won the Haskins Award, the Jack Nicklaus Award, and the Ben Hogan Award. He also set an NCAA record for lowest scoring average. Haas was a member of the 2003 Walker Cup team as well as two Palmer Cup teams. He turned professional in 2004.

Haas was a member of the Nationwide Tour in 2005 after failing to earn his PGA Tour card in Qualifying School. His best finish in a Nationwide Tour event was a solo 2nd at the 2005 Scholarship America Showdown.

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