Sweeney is a guest host on “Golf Talk America.” He has been around golf since age 11, when he caddied at Medinah (Ill.) Country Club. He looped through high school and college. The pinnacle of that experience was caddying in the 1983 Western Open. Medinah also led to an opportunity to work at the 1988 Senior U.S. Open and the 1990 U.S. Open. Sweeney possesses strong golf knowledge and is widely known within the game. He is involved with local and national charities and sits on two golf committees.