Jordan Spieth’s Family: The Photos You Need to See

It doesn't take long to see where 22-year-old Jordan Spieth's athletic genes come from. His grandfather on his mom's side, 82-year-old Bob Julius, had six children. All six played sports in high school and four played in college, including Jordan's mom, Chris, played basketball at Moravian College. Doubling down on the athletic genes, she married her high-school sweetheart, Shawn, who was a baseball player at Lehigh University. With all of that in his family tree, it's not surprising Jordan, who also has a brother playing basketball at Brown and a sister who provides him "support and grounding," has won the first two majors of 2015 and is in contention at the Open Championship. As if all of that isn't enough, Spieth also has a storybook relationship with girlfriend Annie Verret. A strong family core can be incredibly powerful in transcending a player from talented to legendary, and Spieth is the newest, most enjoyable example. Click through to see his best moments with all of his family. (Getty)


Jordan Spieth’s Family: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know