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Branden Grace leads Texas Open after a 66

Branden Grace shot a 6-under-par 66 to take a one-stroke lead after the opening round of the Texas Open in San Antonio on Thursday. Alker, a New Zealander who played in the final group of the day, birdied the final three holes. Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson fired a 6-under 66 in the first round to take a one-stroke lead over six players at the Shenzhen (China) International. A birdie at the first hole was then followed by an approach shot to 8 feet on the par-5 second, setting up an eagle that sent Watson to the top of the leaderboard. Play was suspended for almost two hours Thursday because of the threat of lightning at Genzon Golf Club. The policy defines sexual violence as “dating violence, domestic violence, rape, sexual assault or sexual violence as defined by the Indiana University policy on sexual misconduct.” Jamaree Bouyea, a 6-foot-2, 155-pound guard from Palma High-Salinas, signed a national letter of intent to play basketball at USF. Tom Fleming, 65, a two-time winner of the New York City Marathon and twice a runner-up at the Boston Marathon, died Wednesday of an apparent heart attack while coaching a middle-school team at a meet in Verona, N.J. Mr. Mason, who won a silver medal in the high jump for Britain in the 2008 Olympics, apparently lost control of his Honda motorcycle before dawn in St. Andrew Parish, police said.

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