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March 19, 2009
Phoenix police lieutenant
Kierland GC, TPC Champions, and Grayhawk in Scottsdale
I'm a Cop, I'll Shoot Low!
Born and raised in Chicago where he worked as a street cop.
Moved to Arizona 20 years ago and took up golf. His favorite
playing partner is his 12-year-old grandson, Nicholas.
Doctor, Internal Medicine
Hidden Creek CC, Reston, Va.
I'm a doctor. I understand pain.
Grandson of a preacher and son of a physician, Matthews is an
expert on doctor-patient relations and the role of faith in
medicine. He has authored two books, appeared on "Oprah," and
recently sang on stage with The Drifters. His dream job is to
be the radio voice of the New York Yankees.
Bay Hills GC, Arnold, Md.
Fire Chief burns up the course
Commands 860 firefighters and 500 volunteers for Anne Arundel
County. He lives on a golf course and practices on his
neighbor's back-yard green. Stepson, Colin, is about to
graduate as a Navy SEAL in San Diego, and daughter, Annie, is
the captain of the boys golf team at her high school in
Emergency Medicine Physician
Manufacturers G&CC, Fort Washington, Pa.
ER doctor ready for Bethpage trauma
Grew up on Long Island and lost his father at age seven. He
and three brothers were raised by their deaf mother. He
caddied at age 14 at the National Golf Links of America in
Southampton, NY and has previously played at Bethpage. Now
he's an ER doctor near Philadelphia.