Andy Zhang, 14, signs autographs behind the eighth green at the end of his practice round at The Olympic Club in San Francisco.
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I looked around to see who was trying to get my attention.
It was David Shefter, newsman extraordinaire for the USGA.
"Hey, (Brandt) Snedeker just withdrew (from the U.S. Open). Jordan Spieth is in."
We all had kind of expected Spieth to join the party coming into the week.
I smiled, and being the inquisitive dude that I am, asked, "Who's next?"
"Your kid, Andy Zhang."
Yep, he had become "my kid" - from both the USGA and the six other Golfweek staffers in the ...
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