Ted Potter Wins Pebble Beach


…A STORY OF A FELLA WHO WAITED 2,044 DAYS FOR THIS… ON ONE OF THE GAME’S MOST HISTORIC LAY-OUTS… FIRST, LETS GIVE YOU THE PEBBLE BEACH FINAL ROUND… WHALE OF A STORY…FROM THE MONTEREY PENINSULA! HERES PHIL MICKELSON AT THE PAR 3 7th…SET HIMSELF UP FOR BIRDIE, BUT WAS GRINDIN’…HE WAS STILL FOUR SHOTS BACK… HAS NOT WON SINCE 2013… TED POTTER, JR AND DUSTIN JOHNSON HERE WERE TIED FOR THE LEAD BY THE 5TH HOLE…DJ DIDN’T LIKE IT, WAY RIGHT AT THE PAR-3 HOLE…UNPLAYABLE LIE…A BOGEY GAVE POTTER THE OUTRIGHT LEAD. A COUPLE GROUPS AHEAD WAS CHEZ REAVIE…LOOK AT THIS? AT THE 8TH HOLE… …HE JUST LOST IN A PLAY-OFF LAST WEEKEND, WHAT A RESPONSE…5 BIRDIES ON THE FRONT NINE… CHECK POTTER AT THE 7th…KNOCKED HOME THE CHIP SHOT….GOOD FOR A 2-SHOT LEAD OVER JOHNSON. THEN POTTER WENT ON A PAR BARRAGE…AT 12, A LITTLE TESTER BUT HE HANDLED IT. MICKELSON TRIED TO MAKE IT HAPPEN AT 17.. ROLLED IN HIS SECOND STRAIGHT BIRIDIE ON AND GOT TO WITHIN 3 SHOTS OF POTTER, BUT THE 4-TIME CHAMP HERE DID NOT GET ANY CLOSER… POTTER, BROKE HIS ANKLE, MISSED CUTS…HADF NOT WON IT 5 YEARS…DID NOT BLINK…HIS 3RD SHOT AT 18 WEAS BUTTUH… MISSED A BIRDIE PUTT, BUT A 3-SHOT WIN WAS FINE. 34- YEAR OLD FLORIDA NATIVE IS PEBBLE BEACH PRO-AM CHAMPION… AND DENNIS O’DONNELL WAS THERE. POTTER, KNOWN AS “T-POT” AMONG HIS PEERS… …. HELD OFF SOME OF THE

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