CONTENTS

From Chicken Soup for the Golfer's Soul The Second Round

Contents

Introduction

1. THE FIRST TEE

Who Is the Greatest Golfer? Graham Porter

Augusta Heaven Jeff Aubery

The One Hundred Greatest Golf Courses Bruce Nash and Allan Zullo

Daddy Tees Off Hugh O’Neill

The Man with the Perfect Swing Bruce Selcraig

Common Ground Ahmed Tharwat Abdelaal

Ladies, Is Golf for You? Deisy Flood

Like Father, Like Son Michael Konik

The Dying Light Bob Welch

The Doctor and the Lawyer More of . . . The Best of Bits & Pieces

The View from the Tee Bob Shryock

Sunday Drivers Ernie Witham

2. GOING FOR THE GREEN

A Mate’s Memory of Payne’s Open Victory at Pinehurst Tracey Stewart with Ken Abraham

The Journey Before “the Putt” Dave Kindred

Arnie’s Army Bill Pelham

Two Dreams Realized Don Wade

A Bright Light Rhonda Glenn

Golf’s Ace with Heart Jolee Edmondson

Golf Nuts Dan Jenkins

Drive and Determination Darlene Daniels Eisenhuth

A Hole in “How Many”? Steven Schockett

Uecker Jr.’s Golf Dream Goes to the Front Row Gary D’Amato

Take Your Best Shot Ann Birmingham

In Search of the Perfect Pro-Am Ben Wright

3. SPECIAL MOMENTS

The Spirit of Harvey Penick Leonard Finkel

The Passing of the Mantle Don Wade

Through the Footsteps of Time Matt Adams

Dr. Scholl’s Caddy Dennis Oricchio

Father’s Day Arrives During Christmas E. J. Montini

You May Be a Winner David Owen

The Greatest Shot of My Life Del Madzay.

Sweetness John St. Augustine

4. GOLFMANSHIP

Snakes Alive! Bob Brust

More Trash Talk Than the NBA Dan Galbraith

Your Cheatin’ Heart Alan Broderick

Check Your Bag Robert Lalonde

Play It As It Lays Ellen Goodman

Character Building Jim King

Perfect Stroke—for the Car? Marci Martin

Old Jake’s Shrewdest Trick Dan Jenkins

The Accidental Purist: Diary of a Beginning Golf Junkie Kate Meyers

5. GOLF LINKS A FAMILY TOGETHER

Remembering My Father Payne Stewart as told to Michael Arkush

Fear of the Father-Son Tournament Mike Pennella

Corky’s Wedge Mike Corcoran

A Matter of Course Carol McAdoo Rehme

Wake-Up Call Bob Welch

The Miracle Ball Bob West

I Was in My Wife’s Gallery John L. Hulteng

The Y2K Crisis George Peper

A Little Slice of Heaven Gordon Wells

6. OUT OF THE ROUGH

Charging Back Paul Azinger with Ken Abraham

The Luckiest Golfer Alive Bob Hurt

The Power of Charity Golf Dave Kindred

A Profile in Courage John Hawkins

Making Contact Jack Cavanaugh

A Thoughtful Gift Kay B. Tucker

A Childhood Passion Strikes a Chord Andy Brumer

Laboring to Fulfill a Dream Dave Kindred

Start of a Love-Hate Relationship Dan Bickley

7. THE NINETEENTH HOLE

The Thrill of the Hunt Henry Lawrence

Thank God I Have a Day Job Kyle MacLachlan

Thursday Is Men’s Day Dan Jenkins

The Old-Guy Game David Owen

When You Wish upon a Par Reid Champagne

Humor at Its Best John Spielbergs

The Ten Inevitabilities of Hacker Golf Ernie Witham

The Life and Times of a Golf Ball Bob Robinson

Quiet, Please! Melanie Hauser

Nuts to Par Jerry P. Lightner

The Finest Gift J. G. Nursall

Who Is Jack Canfield?

Who Is Mark Victor Hansen?

Who Is Jeff Aubery?

Who Are Mark and Chrissy Donnelly?

What Is Golf Digest?

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