It didn’t get quite the same reaction as Ryan Moore’s ace on the famed 17th island green Thursday, but it counts the same on the scorecard.
Ireland’s Seamus Power made a hole-in-one on the 155-yard, par-3 third hole on Saturday at The Players, landing his tee shot just short of the pin and watching it roll forward into the hole.
☘️ Hole-in-one ☘️
On the eve of St. Patrick's Day, @Power4Seamus has the luck of the Irish on his side. 🇮🇪#LiveUnderPar pic.twitter.com/0ZoOis99AA
— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) March 16, 2019
The 32-year-old still only managed a 1-over 73 on Moving Day at TPC Sawgrass, but his ace was was only the fourth in Players history at the third hole, and first since Chris DiMarco’s in 2001.