St. Patrick's DayMarch 16, 2017

In honor of St. Patrick's Day, here are the 5 best shots from Irish golfers

TOUR Championship - Final Round
Sam GreenwoodATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 25: Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland celebrates after holing a shot for eagle on the 16th hole during the final round of the TOUR Championship at East Lake Golf Club on September 25, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

In the states, St. Patrick's Day has been accused of becoming too commercialized, focused on overindulgence and wearing green rather than honoring the religious and cultural aspects of the holiday. Luckily, one of our international partners didn't lose sight of the celebration's homage to the Irish heritage and spirit. Golf Digest Ireland's David Gorman put together the five best shots from Irish golfers for St. Patrick's Day:

As a few on Twitter have pointed out, there are hundreds of shots to choose from; hell, narrowing down Rory McIlroy's 10 best is a chore in itself. Conversely, it's a nice touch for St. Paddy's, even if that song will be in your head the rest of the afternoon.

(H/T -- @DavidGorman20)


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