Thursday, April 30, 2009

Nelson Lands Lee

Nice "get" for the HP Byron Nelson Championship, announced today: Danny Lee.

Lee is the young New Zealander who won the 2008 U.S. Amateur at age 17 - breaking Tiger Woods' record for youngest champion of that event - and ealier this year on the European Tour won the Johnnie Walker Classic at age 18. He thus became the youngest-ever winner on the Euro Tour.

Lee turned pro after The Masters and he'll be playing at the TPC Four Seasons Resort Las Colinas in Irving May 21-24. The tournament announced today that Lee has accepted a sponsor exemption.

1 comment:

  1. I have heard of Danny Lee, and all I hear is how he is going to be better than Tiger. Hard to believe, but he is a young phenom with crazy skills.

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