McGirt looking for the rare Ohio sweep

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- William McGirt won his first PGA Tour event at the Memorial. Two hours up the road in Ohio and one month later, he had a three-shot lead after one round of the Bridgestone Invitational. It's a familiar theme, just a different character....

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- William McGirt opened with a 6-under 64 for a three-shot lead in the Bridgestone Invitational as he goes for another victory in Ohio....

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McGirt goes low in Ohio, leads at Firestone

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Golf in Ohio must bring out the best in William McGirt....

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