Junior golfer makes albatross at Pebble Beach's famous 18th hole

Christopher Meyers
Needing a birdie to tie the lead at Pebble Beach in the Pro-Junior competition of the Nature Valley First Tee Open, a 17-year-old did two better.
By T.J. Auclair
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, September 29, 2014 | 7:09 a.m.

With all eyes focused on the Ryder Cup over the weekend, you may have missed another great piece of drama that happened thousands of miles away at Pebble Beach in the Nature Valley First Tee Open on the Champions Tour.

Juniors golfers are selected from across the country to compete in the tournament alongside a Champions Tour player as their mentor.

On the final hole Sunday, trailing by a shot in the pro-junior competition, 17-year-old Christopher Meyers from The First Tee of Tucson did something he'll never forget on Pebble Beach's world famous par-5 18th hole.

Needing a birdie to force a playoff, Meyers -- headed to Stanford next year -- did two better: he made an albatross for the walk-off win.

See the video here:

Meyers' partner, Lee Janzen, certainly looked impressed. 

Meyers sent this out on Instagram after his win:

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.