Day: June 28, 2021

UGA golf Alum Harris English wins in dramatic fashion

The Georgia golf program had a fantastic showing at the PGA Tour’s Travelers Championship this past week.

11 Bulldogs took the course at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn. After three rounds, former Georgia standout Bubba Watson held a share of the lead and seven other UGA products were in the top 30, including Kevin Kisner, Russel Henley and Harris English, who were all in the top-five headed into Sunday’s final round.

Watson held the lead for most of the afternoon before losing it to Harris English after a bogey on hole No. 14. English finished at 7-under 65 with the help of a huge birdie on No. 18 and headed to the clubhouse as the leader at 13-under.

English watched Texas alum Kramer Hickok battle back and finish with a share of the lead, which then forced a sudden-death playoff between Hickok and English and that’s where the fun

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Sports World Reacts To Incredible Disc Golf Shot

Incredible disc golf shot.

Incredible disc golf shot.

The most-exciting moment of the sports weekend might have come at the Professional Disc Golfers Association World Championships. No, seriously…

An incredible shot made by James Conrad at the Professional Disc Golfers Association World Championships in Ogden, Utah has gone viral on social media.

In the clip, Conrad sinks a long birdie on the 18th hole to force a playoff against Paul McBeth. Conrad drilled a shot from 247 feet out as the crowd went wild.

Check this out:

That’s pretty awesome. Sports fans across the country are loving it, too.

“The most amazing disc golf moment in history?” one fan asked.

“legit might be the most amazing moment in any sport” another added.

“I never thought I’d see someone top Michael Jordan’s “The Shot.” Then James Conrad came along and said, “Hold my disc golf bag,” another said.

Conrad ended up pulling out the win

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