By Alex Myers/Golf Digest

To the victors, go the spoils. And the champagne. Lots and lots of champagne.

After winning the Ryder Cup at Hazeltine, the U.S. had a celebration eight years in the making. Fortunately, we had a front-row seat to the action. So close in fact, we got a little wet with alcohol.

Check out what the scene was like as Phil Mickelson and Jordan Spieth shared — and sprayed — a bottle of bubbly from high above a frenzied crowd:

And once more from a different angle: