An experienced digital scribe and former mini-tour competitor, Shane Bacon is now a golf reporter for FOX Sports. In his dynamic role, Bacon serves as an on-course contributor during the network’s digital presentations of all eight USGA Championships, including the U.S. Open, U.S. Women’s Open, and U.S. Senior Open, in addition to producing columns and videos throughout the year for FOXSports.com. Shane is also the host of his weekly podcast "The Clubhouse With Shane Bacon".
A native of Marshall, Texas, Shane is an alumnus of the University of Arizona. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, naming St. Andrews and Bandon Dunes as his favorite courses, following the University of Arizona football and men’s basketball teams, and spending time with friends and family. He currently resides in West Hartford, Conn.
October 17th, 2017 | Season 2 | 45 mins 16 secs
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Shane Bacon, FOX Sports Golf Reporter and "The Clubhouse" podcast host shares his unique take on golf, ranging from the average fan’s obsession with Tiger Woods to exploring different golf game formats as a fun, social alternative to traditional 18 hole stroke play. As Shane says, "To grow the game, make golf as simple and fun as possible". We couldn't agree more.