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Phil Mickelson's latest design is a world-class short-game playground (golf.com)

There is perhaps no greater short-game wizard than Phil Mickelson, so why not have Lefty design a full short-game facility for your university? That’s at least part of the thought process for the University of San Diego as Mickelson has been tapped to design a world-class short game facility for the Torero men’s and women’s golf teams. 

Announced Monday, plans for it are as intricate as one would expect from Mickelson’s cerebral golf mind. In all, it’s a 1.4-acre lot that has a lot going on:

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