Golf in America: Add a Walker Cup to your sporting bucket list: Golf Channel

September 28, 2011 · uncategorized

Just ask Byrne, the 22- year old Scot from just down the road who jarred an 80-footer on the 17th during Saturday’s singles match to finish off Nathan Smith with 2,000 or so spectators standing on the green. You think he wasn’t pumped to do that in front of his home crowd? Or Jordan Speith, the 18-year old wunderkind from Dallas who calmly rolled in an 8-footer on 18 to earn a half-point in the Sunday morning foursomes, then erupted with emotion with his teammates, Dad and a half-dozen people from his hometown looking on. Fantastic.

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