25 Mar '11, 11pm

After tough road, Paulson finally makes the weekend

After tough road, Paulson finally makes the weekend

Condon/Getty Images Carl Paulson broke par in a Tour event for the first time since July of 2005. Mar. 25, 2011 By Joe Chemycz, PGA TOUR Staff Carl Paulson flashed an easy smile following Friday's second round of the Chitimacha Louisiana Open, the first domestic stop on the 2011 Nationwide Tour schedule. Paulson had put the finishing touches on a 1-over-par 72 at Le Triomphe Country Club and couldn't have been happier. His 5-under 66 in Thursday's opener was the first time he'd broken par in a Tour event since July of 2005. The 40-year-old Orlando resident is at 4-under 138 after 36 holes and will be around for the weekend. He will collect a paycheck for playing golf for the first time in nearly six years. "I hit the tee shot on my last hole and handed the driver to my caddie and said 'I know this may sound stupid, but I won a little battle and made the cut this week,'" he...

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