15 of the best and worst trick shots of 2017

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Just when you thought you'd seen it all when it comes to golf trick shots, some very creative people stepped up their game in 2017.
By T.J. Auclair
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 | 10:32 a.m.

Golf trick shots are still very much a thing.

For awhile there, they seemed to be getting stale. But, man, are there ever some creative people out there.

For a few years there, the Bryan Brothers dominated the trick-shot game. But now that they're working on their respective professional careers -- Wesley won the PGA Tour's RBC Heritage in April -- they've mostly had to put the tricks on the back burner.

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Filling that void, however, have been folks like they ridiculously talented Tania Tare. You'll see plenty of her stuff below.

Enjoy our gift to you this holiday season -- the best and worst trick shots from 2017.


Wait for it...

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Gotta fix my alignment..... Driver flips #pumagolf #cobragolf #oncoregolf

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Poll winner!! Plus, it had been too long.... #pumagolf #cobragolf #oncoregolf

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Sunday Red #pumagolf #cobragolf #oncoregolf

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And... here are some that went wrong:


The bank is open? Worth a shot ...

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Say goodbye to having kids... #HeGone #GolfStarz

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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.