Manassero to be youngest Masters competitor

Sunday, June 21, 2009

FORMBY, England – Italy’s Matteo Manassero hasn’t stopped making history. He will enter the record books again next April when he becomes the youngest competitor in Masters history.

Manassero was born April 19, 1993. He will still be 16 when he tees it up at Augusta next April.

He will break Tommy Jacobs’ record as youngest competitor. Jacobs was 17 years, 1 month and 21 days when he played in the 1952 Masters.