The Loop

Brian Harman delivers on hole-in-one tradition, buys drinks at the Barclays

August 30, 2015

Golf has traditions out the wazoo. Some are endearing -- the final round of the U.S. Open on Father's Day, the rowdy galleries at Phoenix, anything Augusta related -- while others are head-scratchers.

This falls into the latter.

When a player makes a hole-in-one, it's custom for that person to buy a round of drinks. Which doesn't make sense; shouldn't the ace bestow drinks upon its owner?

Either way, Brian Harman found himself in a predicament thanks to his historic round on Sunday at the Barclays, which featured two holes-in-one. Harman, however, was a man of integrity, and paid up:

Just looking at that gives me a hangover.