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Police in Arvada, Colo., kill hostage taker, rescue boy, 13

ARVADA, Colo., Feb. 4 (UPI) -- A police SWAT team in Arvada, Colo. rescued a 13-year-old boy Tuesday and shot and killed the parolee who held him hostage, police said.

Langer's 63 good for 1-shot Boeing lead

SNOQUALMIE, Wash., Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Bernhard Langer, seeking his fifth title of the year, carded a 9-under 63 Saturday for a one-stroke lead at the Boeing Classic after two rounds.

Price, Armour share Principal Charity lead

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, June 5 (UPI) -- Nick Price carded a 6-under 65 Saturday to forge a first-place tie with Tommy Armour III after two rounds of the Principal Charity Classic.

Gene Jones leads senior golf by one shot

EAST NAPLES, Fla., Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Gene Jones turned in his second straight 2-under 70 Saturday to take the second-round lead of the seniors ACE Group Classic.

Pooley, Fernandez share Champions lead

NAPLES, Fla., Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Don Pooley and Vicente Fernandez shot 4-under-par 68 and share a one-stroke lead through 18 holes at the Champions ACE Group Classic in Naples, Fla.

Six-way tie at Champions Tour event

CARY, N.C., Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Last year's runner-up, Dana Quigley, played through wind and rain Friday to become part of a six-way tie for the lead after one round of the SAS Championship.

Quigley sets course record in Minnesota

BLAINE, Minn., July 18 (UPI) -- Dana Quigley turned in a course-record 10-under 62 Friday to take a two-shot lead after one round of the 3M Championship.

Watson and North lead Legends of Golf

SAVANNAH, Ga., April 25 (UPI) -- Tom Watson and Andy North teamed up for a 13-under 59 Friday to take a three-shot lead after one round of the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf at Savannah, Ga.

Morgan wins Wal-Mart first Tee Open

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Gil Morgan shot a five-under 67 Sunday to win the Wal-Mart First Tee Open at Pebble Beach, Calif., by two strokes over Hale Irwin.

Qualifier leads on Champions Tour

SNOQUALMIE, Wash., Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Ray Stewart, who made the field in a qualifying tournament, had a 6-under 66 Friday to take the lead at the Champions Tour Boeing Classic at Snoqualmie, Wash.

Irwin fires 62 in Champion's Tour round

KAUPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- All-time Champions Tour win leader Hale Irwin shot 10-under 62 Saturday to grab the lead of the MasterCard Championship in Hawaii.

Gilder defends senior Constellation title

HUNT VALLEY, Md., Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Bob Gilder shot a 7-under 65 Sunday to win his second straight title at the seniors Constellation Energy Classic in Hunt Valley, Md.

Pooley takes lead in senior tournament

HUNT VALLEY, Md., Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Don Pooley shot an 8-under 64 Saturday to take a one-stroke lead after the second round of the Constellation Energy Classic at Hunt Valley, Md.

Pooley leads, Simpson sets Seattle record

SNOQUALMIE, Wash., Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Don Pooley shot a 7-under 65 Saturday for a 36-hole score of 12-under 132, and the lead at the Greater Seattle Classic.

Ozaki leads rain-delayed Senior Players

DEARBORN, Mich., July 14 (UPI) -- Joe Ozaki shot eight straight birdies Friday and leads the rain-suspended second-round of the Senior Players Championship at Dearborn, Mich., by one stroke.
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Sheldon George "Don" Pooley, Jr. (born August 27, 1951) is an American professional golfer who has won tournaments on both the PGA Tour and the Champions Tour.

Pooley was born in Phoenix, Arizona. He grew up in Riverside, California. He attended the University of Arizona in Tucson, where he was a member of the golf team. He turned pro in 1973.

Despite winning the 1980 B.C. Open and the 1987 Memorial Tournament, Pooley is probably best remembered in his PGA Tour career for his dramatic million-dollar hole-in-one at the 1987 Bay Hill Classic. Pooley received $500,000 as did Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and Women in Orlando, Florida because of this once-in-a-lifetime shot. In 1985, he won the Vardon Trophy, awarded annually by the PGA to the Tour leader in scoring average. His best finish in a major was T-5 in consecutive major championships — the 1987 PGA Championship and the 1988 Masters Tournament.

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