And if that’s not impressive enough, he did it with an “interesting squirm” of a shot.
It was the first ace on the 17th hole at the TPC Sawgrass since Miguel Angel Jimenez in 2002.
Will Wilcox ended a 14-year drought at No. 17 with his ace on Friday.
Will Wilcox did something at TPC Sawgrass on Friday that hadn't been accomplished in 14 years: a hole-in-one on the famed par-3 17th.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Will Wilcox is having a memorable debut at The Players Championship. He made a hole-in-one Friday on the island-green 17th, one of the most
Will Wilcox holed his tee shot from 147 yards on Friday at The Players Championship and then went absolutely nuts.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jonas Blixt and Alex Cejka set the target on another soft, easy day for scoring Friday at The Players Championship.
Will Wilcox is having a memorable debut at The Players Championship.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. --- No matter the outcome of The Players Championship, Will Wilcox will always remember this year's tournament.
Will Wilcox recorded the first hole-in-one in 14 years at the famed island hole Friday at The Players Championship.
For the first time since 2002 — or 6,300 tries — someone finally aced the 17th at Sawgrass.
From Yahoo Sports: Will Wilcox became the first player since Miguel Angel Jimenez to make a hole-in-one on the infamous hole.
Will Wilcox broke No. 17's hex on aces.The first-year Players Championship contestant and Alabama-Birmingham product made a hole-in-one at the Island Green during Friday's second round, using a pitching wedge from 147 yards out to the back-left hole placement. It was the first ace there since Miguel Angel Jimenez in the first round in 2002 and the seventh ace in history at No. 17.
Will Wilcox earned himself a place in the history books at TPC Sawgrass as he became the first man in 14 years to make a hole in one at the 17th.
Will Wilcox made the first hole inÂ one on the 17th hole at the Players Championship inÂ 14 years and promptly went nuts.