It is very easy to see Sam Depe’s story as the typical man-overcomes-tragedy tale.
It is that. Sam is a longtime, well-respected club pro in the
His spirit, though, was not only uninjured in the crash, but strengthened. He vowed to return to his club to welcome his members when the next golf season started. He did. He also made it a point to own his own golf course. In 2009, he and a partner bought the Hickory Heights Golf Course in
That is all inspirational stuff. But the full story goes deeper. When you call
Sometimes, a story is more than what it initially seems. That’s what makes the Depe story so fascinating and a worthwhile watch on Golf In America.