Social reax: Golf world congratulates U.S. team


The U.S. team won the Ryder Cup for the first time since 2008 on Sunday, defeating Europe 17-11, and the golf world took notice.

Legends of the game, fellow American PGA Tour stars, LPGAers and even several European team members took to Twitter and Instagram to congratulate the Davis Love III's team.

Here's some of the best reactions rounded up from social media:

Despite our best efforts it was not enough. Congratulations @rydercupusa

A video posted by Rory McIlroy (@rorymcilroy) on

We lost Proud of my team! Congratulations team

A photo posted by Henrik Stenson (@henrikstenson) on

USA USA USA!!! Way to go @rydercupusa some incredible golf was played on both to watch! #champs

A video posted by Gerina Piller (@gerinampiller) on