I Was There | 1965 Greater Greensboro Open

When he won the GCO an eight time, even Snead knew it was something special

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I Was There | 1999 Ryder Cup

Appeared in Fall 2014 LINKS

The date September 26, 1999, does not stick in my mind, but what happened on that Sunday, the last day of the Ryder Cup at Brookline, certainly does. It is unforgettable, one of the most significant days ever in the biennial competition.

I spent some of the morning roaming the course at The Country Club and quickly realized that although the U.

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I Was There | 1999 U.S. Open

By Mike Hicks

Appeared in Summer 2014 LINKS

Many things have to go your way to win a U.S. Open.

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I Was There | 1979 Masters Tournament

This article appeared in the Spring 2014 issue of LINKS.

By George Sweda

Until the 1979 Masters, Ed Sneed usually was referred to as either Sam Snead’s son, nephew, or cousin (despite the different spellings of their last names), or “that other golfer from Ohio State”—the other “other” being Jack Nicklaus, of course, but also could have been Tom Weiskopf, Jerry McGee, or John Cook, all of whom were in the field at Augusta that year, as well.

However, the moment that Masters was over, everyone knew who Sneed was.

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