Jordan Spieth is no Tiger Woods, but the rookie is following the same path that Woods blazed more than 15 years ago.
After starting the year without status on any tour, Spieth has been chosen as a captain’s pick to participate in the 2013 President’s Cup.
Nineteen-year-old Jordan Spieth outlasted David Hearn and Zach Johnson on the fifth hole of a playoff to win the John Deere Classic on Sunday, becoming the youngest winner on the PGA Tour in 82 years.
The Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial will have a definite local flavor next month.
Sergio Garcia and Ryan Palmer share the lead after two rounds at the Byron Nelson Championship at 8-under 132.