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McDonough golfer is ready for chance of a lifetime

March 9, 2007

Moultrie - The pros and amateurs are teeing it up this weekend for the annual Pot O' Gold golf tournament at Moultrie's Sunset County Club.  

The defending champions are professional Allen Thompson and his amateur partner Doug Womack.

After his win in Moultrie last spring, Womack won the United States Mid-Amateur last fall.

A earns  that earns the former Georgia State Universtiy golfer from McDonough a once in a lifetime invitation to play at the Masters next month in Augusta.

Doug Womack said :It is awseome. It really is. Preparation, I am just trying to learn the greens over there. They are real treacherous, undulating. I am doing a lot of stuff at home getting ready for it."

The Pot O' Gold pro-am tournament runs through Sunday at the Sunset Country Club in Moultrie.