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SPORTS REEL: Fifty-one years later, Urso reflects on bringing historic state golf title back to Badin

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Jim Urso became Badin High School's first individual state champion when he won the state golf title in 1969. He is pictured at Lassing Pointe Golf Course last week in Union, Ky. RICK CASSANO/STAFF

UNION, Ky. — When a miraculous shot emerged from the worst part of his golf game, Jim Urso thought it might be the start of a special day.

More than five decades later, his memory can confirm that it was.

Urso earned Badin High School’s first individual state championship in

 

 

 

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