The Professor’s Pop Quiz

This month's question:

A competitor plays his tee shot to the putting green of a par-3 hole. He places a mark behind his ball on the putting green and observes his putt from the other side of the hole. After reviewing his putt from this angle, he returns to his ball and as he is about to lift it, the ball begins to roll away from the hole. The competitor stops the ball and replaces it in front of his mark. He removes the mark and holes the putt. His marker records a 2 for the hole. After the competitor has signed his score card and returned it to the Committee, a fellow-competitor questions his actions. His score for the hole is:


A) 2

B) 6

C) 8

D) He is Disqualified


Answers will be available on the 1st of every month