“His sponsorship dollars will increase,” said Rosner. “His appearance fees will increase. He’s got everything going for him.”
Spieth was a shot off the course record of 61 set by David Frost in 1994. It was the lowest round at Harbour Town Golf Links since Peter Lonard opened the 2005 event with a 62 on the way to capturing the title.
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Spieth never really suffered. Certainly not like Phil Mickelson, who came close so many times before finally winning his first major title.
The golf world has a refreshing new champion. And lucky for the sports world, he’s exemplary on and off the course.
No one got closer than three shots of the lead all day. Spieth shot a 2-under 70 to hold off Justin Rose and Phil Mickelson.
Spieth will take his 16-under par 200, the lowest 54-hole score ever at the Masters, to the first tee box.
Jordan Spieth posted the lowest 54-hole score in Masters history by shooting a 2-under 70 Saturday, sending him to the final round with a four-stroke lead.
While Spieth was gaining more fame with his brilliant play, his mentor, two-time Masters champion and fellow Texan Ben Crenshaw, played his very last Masters after 44 appearances.
Jordan Spieth made Friday feel like Sunday at the Masters. Fans rose to their feet and applauded when Spieth walked onto the 12th tee, and for the next two hours, ovations greeted him on tee boxes and greens.
Jordan Spieth shot a stellar 8-under 64 in the first round Thursday at Augusta National, nine birdies overall — his only blemish was a bogey on the 15th.
Jordan Spieth was already the hottest player on the PGA Tour. He kept right on going at the Masters.
Golf fans dream about teeing it up on the hallowed grounds of Augusta National Golf Club, home of The Masters. A young lady from Long Island lived that dream this past weekend.
Two players seemingly headed in opposite directions are hogging all the headlines. But let’s not forget the other potential contenders, a lengthy list led by defending champ Bubba Watson.
Jack Nicklaus thrilled the crowd Wednesday at the annual Masters par-3 contest, making a hole-in-one on the fourth hole.
A collection of photos from the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club.
Photos from the final round of the 2013 Masters.
Photos from Round 3 of The Masters at Augusta National Golf Club.
Photos of the awards ceremony at the Masters in Augusta, GA.