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WTVA Sunday night sportscast

April 14, 2019

Posted: Apr 14, 2019 10:46 PM
Updated: Apr 14, 2019 10:46 PM

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tiger woods was on top of the golf world..... until he wasn't.... a series of public embarassments, surgeries, and missed putts turned tiger into a punch line. last year, tiger showed glimpses of his old self at the open and pga championships before finally breaking through at the tour championship. all of tiger's high's and low's over the last decade set the stage for what happened today at the masters.... tiger began the day two shots behind francesco molinari, the man who held him off last year at the open. molinari puts hit 3rd shot at the par 5 15th hole in the water. he makes double bogey and fall out of contention. tiger relied on years of experience to capture his 5th green jacket... woods nearly aces the par 3 16th.... tiger tapped in for birdie, and held a two shot lead with two holes to play.... brooks koepka missed his birdie putt on 18.... tigers holes out for bogey on 18 to finish 13 under and win the masters by one stroke over koepka, dustin johnson, and xander schauffle.... after the round, woods talked about finally winning a major in front of his kids. never forget ." tiger woods: 'they were there at the british open last year when i had the lead and made a few mistakes to cost myself a chance to win the open title. i wasn't gonna let that happen twice. for them to see what it's like for their dad to win a major championship, i hope it's something they'll never forget.' tiger's second win for the ages. switching gears to baseball. ole miss and kentucky decided not to fool with saturday's weather. the rebels and wildcats concluded their series today with two 7-inning games. kentucky took the first game 4 to 1. rubber match from swayze.... rebs down 4-0 in the 5th... grae kessinger cuts the deficit in half with a 2-rbi double down the left-field line.... but that's as close as ole miss would get. kentucky gets out of a bases loaded-one out jam in the 7th to win 4-2. the rebels host memphis on tuesday. mississippi state looking to sweep alabama. freshman phenom j.t. ginn back on the mound for the bulldogs.... top of the first... ginn strikes out t.j. reeves with the il freaky na-na. in four innings, ginn struck out 4 and allowed no runs.... bottom of the first.... justin foscue pops one up into right field.... it keeps sailing, no one makes the catch, and two runs score. msu cruises to a 13-3 win. at 31-6, the diamond dawgs are tied for the best start in program history. msu hosts texas southern on tuesday. let's talk some football. missisisppi state wrapped up spring practice with saturday's maroon-white game. the maroon squad won 50 to 10. keytaon thompson threw for 106 yards and 3 touchdowns. bulldog fans also got to see their first glimpses of garrett shrader, the highly touted freshman quarterback from charlotte. after the game, it was announced that offensive lineman darryl williams and linebacker errol thompson were named 2019 team captains. moorhead: "the team did a good job, we talked about what the parameters were, how you identify leadership and what they need to do for the team, and those guys talk to the group afterwards, and i think the team did an excellent job in their selection process and i think they picked the right two guys." williams: "i mean, it's a humbling experience knowing that i've gotta make sure guys are in the right place at the right time, make sure, as i did at center, i gotta make sure guys have accountability, so." thompson: "it's really a tremendous honor, i mean, i didn't have a clue, so, i really appreciate them, you know, for trusting me, to lead the way, and i've gotta trust those guys also, so." a couple other notes... lsu reinstated men's head basketball coach will wade. yesterday in jackson, east union won the class
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