From holes-in-one to holding onto a prematurely-opened champagne bottle, golf had more than its share of memorable celebrations in 2014. Here are just a few of the ones that we enjoyed bringing to you this year, in chronological order:
What a wonderful display of pure emotion after that ace.
There's no way she gets this 75-footer even close to the hole, let alone have it drop in, right?
This shot not only won the playoff against Matt Kuchar, it almost left Johnny Miller speechless.
Dad picks up his boy and gives him a victory ride around the 18th green. Priceless.
Oh, Matty. One hole after three-putting, Matt Kuchar comes through with perhaps the bunker shot of the year.
Normally staid Zach Johnson went on a high-fiving binge after this shot.
It's not often that the guy with the Claret Jug lets everyone get in on the photo. Say cheese!
SEPTEMBER: Patrick Reed shushes the Ryder Cup crowd
Moments after Henrik Stenson made a long putt that whipped the crowd at Gleneagles into a frenzy, Patrick Reed calmly stepped up and drilled his, then put a finger to his lips.
SEPTEMBER: Rory McIlroy pops the cork prematurely
After a perfect week, Rory McIlroy's only unforced error came while waiting for the deciding match to finish.
OCTOBER: Rory McIlroy makes this kid's day
Celebrations aren't just confined to the participants. Watch the excitement after Rory McIlroy hands this boy a ball.