Andy North of Madison became known as Wisconsin's Mr. Golf after winning the U.S. Open in 1978 and 85. But, his success started well before then. He won the Wisconsin Amateur in 1969 and was a three-time All American at the University of Florida.
North joined the PGA Tour in 1972. He won the 1977 American Express Westchester Classic. North became one of only 17 golfers to won the U.S. Open more than once.
North also became known as a designer of courses, an analyst for TV and a member of the Senior PGA Tour.