Posted by badertv on Oct. 27, 2008

To conclude Buick's 2008 Tee Off With Tiger competition, 2008 US Open Champion Tiger Woods served as a personal caddie and coach to golf fan John Abel, 59, of West Berlin, New Jersey at Torrey Pines Golf Club in California. This was the first time Tiger Woods was back on the links at Torrey Pines since his historic sudden death 2008 US Open Victory over Rocco Mediate. The Tee Off With Tiger competition, which commenced earlier this year, required golf fans to forecast the most holes closest to Woods actual score for each respective tournament that Tiger played. The top ten entrants from each tournament were deemed finalists and a grand prize winner was chosen. Bader TV executive producer Mike Leventhal greeted Tiger when he arrived at the course moments before meeting a quite nervous John Abel. Though Woods season was cut short by injury, one lucky fan qualified for the ultimate sports fantasy by having the worlds greatest golfer serve as a personal caddie. Abel, who works at a printing plant, has been a

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