Rockford man achieves remarkable accomplishment in golf

Scott is pictured on the far right in the lighter colored shirt.

Scott McClure of Rockford accomplished an albatross/double eagle (a 2 on a par 5) on Thursday, March 29, 2018 while golfing at Maggie Valley Club and Resort in Maggie Valley, North Carolina.  Scott was playing the par 5 on 18 and hit his drive an amazing 325 yards down the fairway.

Using his 9 iron he hit his second shot and he and his partner, Pat, were able to watch the ball drop in the cup after hitting the 164 yards remaining on the 489 yard hole.

According to PGA information gathered the odds for a hole in one are 6000 to 1. The odds for an albatross/double eagle are 6 MILLION to 1.

What an achievement Scott!  Congratulations buddy!