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Golf executive Sarah Hirshland to lead embattled U.S. Olympic Committee

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The U.S. Olympic Committee has chosen a female golf executive to take the helm at a time when the national organization and the amateur sports it oversees are reeling from sexual abuse scandals. Sarah Hirshland was named as the USOC's chief executive Thursday, filling a void left by Scott Blackmun,...
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USOC Picks Golf Executive Sarah Hirshland as CEO

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Sarah Hirshland will replace Scott Blackmun, who resigned earlier this year to deal with health issues that undercut his ability to deal with the sex-abuse crisis.
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USOC picks golf executive Sarah Hirshland as CEO

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DENVER - The U.S. Olympic Committee has hired Sarah Hirshland as its CEO, placing the executive at the U.S. Golf Association in charge of stabilizing an organization that has been hammered by sex-abuse scandals spanning several Olympic sports.
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