Plenty in the golf world were quick to congratulate the U.S. team on defeating Europe and winning the Ryder Cup for the first time since 2008.
That includes President Barack Obama, whose love of golf is well-documented. Obama added that the late Arnold Palmer was smiling down on Davis Love III's team after their decisive victory.
What a win by the USA in #RyderCup. Proud to see our guys bring the trophy back home. Arnie is smiling down.— President Obama (@POTUS) October 3, 2016
The president had a relationship with Palmer and issued a statement last week in the wake of his death that included, "Arnold was the American Dream come to life."