Bulldawg Illustrated’s Cheri Leavy sits down with UGA PGA golfer Hudson Swafford to talk food and drink as well as golf and much more in this guide2Golden Isles for Georgia-Florida.
WHAT’S THE FIRST THING ANY VISITOR SHOULD DO WHEN THEY PULL INTO THE GOLDEN ISLES?
Go to Southern Soul.
IN YOUR OPINION, WHAT IS THE GOLDEN ISLES KNOWN FOR?
I would have to say Bubba Garcia’s, Southern Soul BBQ and Sea Island Resorts.
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE GOLF HOLE IN THE GOLDEN ISLES AND WHY?
Ocean Forest Number 17; one of the most scenic golf holes I’ve ever played, best view on the island.
WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO IN THE GOLDEN ISLES BESIDES PLAY GOLF?
Fishing at Frederica Golf Club, drink beer while watching Dawgs’ football.
EXPLAIN FRAT BEACH.
Insane and quite the thrill.
BEST SPOT TO WIND DOWN AFTER THE GAME?
At home; the crowds are crazy.
BEST SPOT TO WIND UP AFTER THE GAME?
Brogens or Bubba’s Up.
FAVORITE SUNDAY BRUNCH SPOT?
Palm Coast, Mallory Street Cafe or Frederica Cafe.
WHAT’S THE MOST IMPORTANT LESSON YOU LEARNED FROM COACH HAACK WHILE AT UGA?
Life is short, enjoy the ride.
WHAT’S THE BIGGEST ADVANTAGE ON THE PGA TO PLAYING OUT OF THE GOLDEN ISLES?
Five great golf courses on the island, and being able to play and practice with other great players.
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