CROMWELL, Conn. – There’s been only one hole-in-one on a par 4 in recorded PGA Tour history, but Troy Merritt nearly added to that total Friday.
It's not unusual for a tournament to offer a prize for a hole-in-one. But a $2.5 million prize? Now, that's unusual.
The golf gods giveth, and the golf gods taketh away.
No one knows that better than World Cup competitor Stuart Manley of Wales.