Top 5 golf stories of 2012

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For a sport that generally changes with the speed of a glacier, golf saw what amounts to a major upheaval across the entire game in 2012.

From teenagers winning tournaments to equipment changes to women in Augusta, golf is s-l-o-w-l-y adapting to the 21 century.

This year also saw the ascendance of golf's newest superstar, as well as half a dozen tournaments that showed how golf has more than its share of heart-stopping moments. – By Jay Busbee

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