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Ex-Horn Spieth fades to 6th but savors the experience

By Garrett Johnston - American-Statesman Correspondent

Former Texas Longhorn Jordan Spieth raced out to a share of the lead early in the final round of the PGA Tour’s AT&T National on Sunday before cooling off and finishing sixth at 6 under par, six shots behind winner Bill Haas in Bethesda, Md.

For this 19-year-old phenom from Dallas, who first broke onto the PGA Tour’s scene at the 2010 Byron Nelson, finishing 16th as a 16-year-old amateur, there is much to take away from last week at historic Congressional Country Club.

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