It’s Master’s weekend at Augusta! It’s safe to say golf watching isn’t big among
college students, but my family loves it and I’ve been having trouble explaining why. So, I called my mom for help.
My mom, Jane Wandel, grew up with her entire mother’s side of the family living in Augusta, Georgia, which, next to Scotland (the birthplace of the sport itself), is considered the golf capital of the world.
Originally aired on WMUA Amherst on April 6, 2018, here’s my mom telling us a little bit about the magic of Augusta, from the perspective of someone who’s lived it.