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The Beat Goes On
Gary Van Sickle
May 26, 1997
Tiger Woods didn't have his best game at the Byron Nelson Classic, so he had to grind his way to another Tour victory
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May 26, 1997

The Beat Goes On

Tiger Woods didn't have his best game at the Byron Nelson Classic, so he had to grind his way to another Tour victory

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He laughed an assured laugh as he looked down toward the 18th green, where Woods accepted the winner's trophy, said a few gracious words, thanked all the right people and drew cheers for saying he would be back next year, speaking fluent Texan by using "y'all" in a sentence. The elevated 1st tee, where Harmon stood, was a nice vantage point. With the early-evening sunlight falling just right, you might have mistaken it for the top of the world.

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