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|Canadian Becomes First Women to Earn Men's Tour Card
|PARKSVILLE, British Columbia (AP) -- Isabelle Beisiegel has become the first female player to earn a playing card on a men's professional golf tour. The 32-year old Montreal native tied for ninth place Friday in the Canadian Tour's Spring Qualifying School to take one of the last two nonexempt spots.
The former University of Oklahoma player had a 4-under 68 in the third round, then closed with a 75 in rainy conditions to finish at 8-over.
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