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Jarvis Greer

St. Jude Classic Gets "Young" Star to come to Memphis

A Top Thrill for a Teenager turns into a Good Get for next months' St. Jude Golf Classic, presented by Smith and Nephew.[

16-year old Jordan Spieth of Dallas has accepted a sponsor's exemption to play here in Memphis.

The High School Jr. just made the cut Saturday at the Byron Nelson Championship, making him the 6th youngest player to make the cut at a PGA Tour event.

He's 3-under par for that Tournament..his first ever against the Pros.

Spieth is the reigning U.S. Junior Amateur Champion.

The St Jude Classic runs June 10 through 13 at the TPC at Southwind.

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