August 11, 2011

PGA.com: Scott Stallings gains a big fan through chance encounter

By John Kim, PGA.com Coordinating Producer

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. -- Golf writers, media members, journalists -- especially those who work with an official governing body -- aren’t supposed to "root" for players, they are to simply hope for good stories.

Scott Stallings, one of the new young stars of the PGA Tour and popular winner of the recent Greenbrier Classic, is now a very much a good story.

But I was rooting for him first. And I'm quite proud of it. And as he makes his major championship debut this week at the PGA Championship, you should get to know his story. Because if you do, you’ll root for the guy too.

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