2002 Par-3 Contest and Wednesday Practice

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Tiger Woods flips his putter in the air while approaching the 5th green. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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Tiger Woods smiles to the gallery while walking along the 4th fairway Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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Mark O'meara on the 8th tee Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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Mark O'Meara and the gallery follow his drive on the 5th hole Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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Tiger Woods eyes the green on 5, Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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Tiger Woods hits out of the sand on hole 4 Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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Tiger Woods chips onto the fourth green Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Annette Drowlette/Staff)
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Nick Price holds up the winners trophy after winning the Par 3 tournament. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Robert Allenby reacts to just missing a hole in one on the 9th hole of the Par 3 tournament Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Fellow Georgia Tech alumnus Matt Kuchar (left) celebrates with Stewart Cink (midair) after Cink sank a hole-in-one from the second tee during the Par 3 contest Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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Stuart Appleby reacts to a missed putt on 4. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Todd Bennett/Special)
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Toshi Izawa reacts after finally getting out of the bunker on #4 on his third try during the Par 3 Tournament Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. 3 OF 3 (Todd Bennett/Special)
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Toshi Izawa reacts after finally getting out of the bunker on #4 on his third try during the Par 3 Tournament Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. 2 OF 3 (Todd Bennett/Special)
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Toshi Izawa reacts after finally getting out of the bunker on #4 on his third try during the Par 3 Tournament Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. 1 OF 3 (Todd Bennett/Special)
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Charles Howell (right) and his brother Ben,who caddied for him, during the Par 3 Tournament Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Annette Drowlette/Staff)
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Scott Verplank monitors his children, from left to right: Hannah, who caddied for Verplank, Emma and Scottie, during the Par 3 Tournament Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Annette Drowlette/Staff)
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Toru Taniguchi, left, and Toshi Izawa, right, react after Izawa hit his first hole in one on the 5th hole. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Annette Drowlette/Staff)
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Nadine Jacobsen of Aiken sits alone in the grandstands at the first tee in the rain and waits for golfers. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Ernie Els out of sand 10 Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Chris Thelen/Staff)
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Tiger Woods follows his drive on 14 Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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Tiger Woods smiles before teeing off on the 14th. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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Bernhard Langer out of sand on 10 Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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From left, Michael Campbell, Charles Howell, Robert Hamilton (behind howell) John Daly, Fuzzy Zoeller, Nick Faldo wait to tee of on 10 Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (JONATHAN ERNST/STAFF)
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Sam Snead, left, with Miguel Angel Jimenez watch golfers tee off on #1. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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From left to right: Lee Williams, Dan Balogh, Kevin Williams and Dennis Huff, all from Detroit, pose for a picture in front of the Clubhouse Wednesday morning, April 10. This is the third trip Lee Williams and his son Kevin, the second for Huff and the first for Balogh. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Todd Bennett/Special)
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Charles Howell heads to the tee with caddy Bobby Conlan. Amateur Robert Hamilton is on left. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Todd Bennett/Special)
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Patrons wait in line to make photos in front of the flag at the clubhouse. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Todd Bennett/Special)
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David Toms signs autographs after leaving the driving range. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Todd Bennett/Special)
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Charles Howell talks with John Daly on the putting green. Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Todd Bennett/Special)
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Tiger Woods follows his tee shot on the 4th hole Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Annette Drowlette/Staff)
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A groundskeeper cleans off the fairway on the first hole of the Par 3 course Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Todd Bennett/Special)
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A security guard uses an umbrella to keep dry by the clubhouse early Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Todd Bennett/Special)
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Amateur Tim Jackson hits on the driving range early Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Todd Bennett/Special)
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Patrons have their photo taken in front of the clubhouse Wednesday April 10, 2002 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, GA. (Todd Bennett/Special)