Willie Mack III's trek to PGA Tour: From sleeping in car to borrowing for McDonald's

DETROIT — Willie Mack III was maybe 7 or 8 when his father asked if he’d be interested in trying golf. Young Willie liked basketball, baseball and football, but, infatuated by the Tiger Woods phenomena, he said sure. Old Willie went out and bought his son some cut-down TaylorMade Burner Bubble clubs, and within three years, the student had beaten the teacher. It all went down at Pierce Park Golf Club, a par-3 course in Flint, Mich. “He was like, ‘What’s the score, Dad?’ ” Willie Mack Jr. said earlier this week. “It took me a while. I kept adding it up, wait a minute, is this right? I can’t rem…

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