Months after PGA Championship ace, Joost Luiten makes an albatross

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Joost Luiten -- in a matter of months -- has had both a hole in one and an albatross.
By T.J. Auclair
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Series: European Tour

Published: Friday, October 20, 2017 | 10:23 a.m.

Months after PGA Championship ace, Joost Luiten makes an albatross

Golfers dream of making a hole in one.

Same goes for an albatross.

Dutch golfer Joost Luiten is living the dream, folks.

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Just a few months after making an ace on the daunting fourth hole at Quail Hollow in the PGA Championship:

... Luiten made an albatross at Valderrama on Friday in the second round of the European Tour's Andalucia Valderrama Masters:

That's one heck of a run.

The albatross on Valderrama's par-5 11th hole gave Luiten sole possession of the lead in Spain at 7 under where there's still a lot of golf to be played.  

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.