Monday, April 15, 2019
AUGUSTA, GA (WRDW/WAGT) -- The accolades continue for Tiger Woods after his Masters victory on Sunday.
On Monday afternoon, President Donald Trump tweeted that he planned on awarding the Masters champion the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor in the United States.
Spoke to @TigerWoods to congratulate him on the great victory he had in yesterday’s @TheMasters, & to inform him that because of his incredible Success & Comeback in Sports (Golf) and, more importantly, LIFE, I will be presenting him with the PRESIDENTIAL MEDAL OF FREEDOM!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 15, 2019
Tiger completed his fifth Masters victory at Augusta on Sunday with thirteen under par.