Incredible eagle hole-out for Kenny Perry with hybrid

Kenny Perry
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Kenny Perry hit an amazing shot in the third round of the U.S. Open on Saturday, holing out for eagle with a hybrid from a native area at Pinehurst No. 2.
By T.J. Auclair
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, June 14, 2014 | 3:22 p.m.

There's no "rough" at Pinehurst No. 2 for the 114th U.S. Open this week (we're calling it "native area" instead), but it's hard to imagine one could hit a better shot than this one by Kenny Perry on Saturday in the third round at the 473-yard, par-4 14th:

What an eagle! With a hybrid from the native area no less.

Perry, 53, is the oldest player in the field this week. He's playing on an exemption that he earned by winning the 2013 U.S. Senior Open.

So far, that's the best shot of the tournament.

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