Local Golf Great Mangrum Highlighted Sunday

By Staff Reports

(Apple Valley)– Apple Valley golf legend Lloyd Mangrum will be the topic of this Sunday’s “Geico’s 10 Greatest: Golf Comebacks,” airing from noon until 1 p.m. on KCBS-2.

The show will feature interviews with current members of the Apple Valley Men’s Golf Club and footage from the Apple Valley Golf Course. Mangrum, nicknamed Mr. Icicle because of his smooth technique, was one of the top golfers during the 1940s and 1950s. He lived in Apple Valley for 20 years up until his passing in 1973, and was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 1998.

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