Web.com Tour Player Patrick Sullivan Battles Mental Illness, Snaps Missed-Cut Skid
- Category: Inside Golf
- Published: 2019-04-09
By ADAM STANLEY, PGATOUR.COM
For the first time in more than 18 months, the cloud over Patrick Sullivan lifted, just a little. He can peer through the fog. He’s battling every day, like the other 40 million Americans who also suffer from mental illness.
Sullivan, who broke a streak of 18 consecutive missed Web.com Tour cuts at the Savannah Golf Championship – and went on to finish T24 – says he doesn’t mind talking about his battle with anxiety and depression now.
But it’s been a struggle.
“It’s hard to function in life,” he says, “let alone play golf.”