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Quick hit: Golfer lives on the edge, then falls into pond

Mike Ferik splashed onto several national news sites after his bold shot on Memorial Day.
Mike Ferik splashed onto several national news sites after his bold shot on Memorial Day.
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Every amateur golfer has tried a risky shot from a precarious lie.

Few become a viral video.

That's what happened to Mike Ferik, who lined one up from the edge of a pond Monday. The Instagram account @tmsgolfer posted a video of Ferik's bold attempt.

By Wednesday morning, the post appeared on dozens of national news sources and had been viewed thousands of times.