Brad Fritsch wades in the water to save par

Brad Fritsch
Brad Fritsch makes par from a very wet stance on No. 18 Saturday.
By Mark Aumann

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, June 08, 2014 | 9:48 a.m.

Brad Fritsch knew he needed an eagle on the 18th hole Saturday to make the cut at the FedEx St. Jude Classic. But there was a problem. His tee shot landed just inches from the edge of the lake on the left side of the fairway, leaving him a 130-yard shot to the green with no stance -- at least not on dry ground.

So with that in mind, Fritsch took off his socks and shoes, rolled up his pants legs and here's what happened next:


It didn't go in the hole, but it landed on the green. And Fritsch was able to two-putt from there to save par.