30 Nov '11, 3pm

The @GolfweekLavner explains how @ECUAthletics' Harold Varner has gone from a lightly recruited HS kid to top-50 talent

The @GolfweekLavner explains how @ECUAthletics' Harold Varner has gone from a lightly recruited HS kid to top-50 talent

Yet hardly any college program wanted Varner as a junior. In the summer he would pay $100 to play unlimited golf, Monday-Friday, at Gastonia (N.C.) Municipal. Didn’t matter with whom: his father, classmates, random folks. McPhaul remembers seeing a 15-year-old Varner for the first time at the North Carolina Junior. Harold wore black high-top shoes, unlaced. He stood barely taller than his golf bag. And he had this immature swing, a steep, inside-out move that produced a sweeping hook that ran forever.

Full article: http://www.golfweek.com/news/2011/nov/30/short-memory-ser...

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