Newsmakers of the Year: Top 10 in 2016

RSS counted down the top 10 Newsmakers of the Year, as voted on by Golf Channel’s writers, editors, reporters and producers. Check out the list below:

No. 10: Phil Mickelson

No. 9: Tiger Woods

No. 8: USGA

No. 7: Sunday at Royal Troon

No. 6: Ryder Cup

No. 5: Dustin Johnson

No. 4: Spieth's Masters meltdown

No. 3: Donald Trump

No. 2: The Olympics

No. 1: Arnold Palmer