Thousands heed call for Senior Open help — and they're willing to pay to volunteer
Don Dolphin gets instruction on smoothing out some letters on the leader board at the 17th green during a practice round Monday at the Omaha Country Club. Dolphin is one of thousands of volunteers who eagerly paid for the chance to offer their services in return for an opportunity to see pro golfers in action.
Posted: Tuesday, July 9, 2013 12:00 am
Don Dolphin's view of Monday's practice round action at the U.S. Senior Open was a bit obstructed.
Behind the leader board at the 17th green, the retiree from Indianapolis stood on a raised platform and opened small metal doors on the board, carefully attaching magnetic letters before closing them again.
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Tuesday, July 9, 2013 12:00 am.