84-year-old game-show contestant nails a putt, wins herself a car

Price is Right
An 84-year-old woman sank a putt on the Price is Right and won herself a brand new car.
By T.J. Auclair
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, March 30, 2015 | 3:31 p.m.

Last Friday on the Price is Right, an 84-year-old woman named Margaret played the game "Hole-in-One" for a chance to win a new $16,000 car.

As host Drew Carey demonstrated, it's pretty much a straight away putt to the hole, no gimmicks, no windmills, no undulations.

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After Carey knocked in his putt, Margaret stepped up for her chance to win. The first putt wasn't all that great, so Carey flipped the sign for the name of the game over to reveal, "Hole-in-Two" giving Margaret a second chance.

With a unique putting stance, Margaret crushed the second effort. It rammed the back of the cup and dropped in. Here it is: 


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.