U.S. Open winner Gary Woodland was part of a special moment at the Waste Management Phoenix Open earlier this year when he played with Special Olympics golfer Amy Bockerstette on the famous par-3 16th stadium hole. It was a heartwarming watch.
After his Open win, the two FaceTimed creating yet another “there must be some dust in my eye” moment.
“I used your positive energy.”
— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) June 17, 2019
How cool is that? You can tell there’s a special bond between the two and its genuine.
They linked up again today on The Today Show. This time, Gary surprised Amy.
U.S. Open champ @GaryWoodland stopped by to surprise Amy Bockerstette, one of his biggest fans who cheered him on during his big win.
“The world needs a lot more of Amy in it. Her attitude, her energy – it was contagious. I thought a lot about you on Sunday.” pic.twitter.com/WXTr6c1Sim
— TODAY (@TODAYshow) June 18, 2019