MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – The world’s best golfers meet in Memphis for the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational at TPC Southwind.
One of the largest parts of the golf tournament is the charity aspect of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
So you have all the big name golfers in town and you also have a lot of famous celebrities in town to tee off in the celebrity game.
“There is no better charity in the world than St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. It just inspires so many, ”said actor Patrick Warburton.
“The perspective that they give on our whole life. It’s just a very special place, ”said Mike Conley.
“To see you smile when you go through such a difficult time in your life. It really makes your day, ”said Chris Lane.
“The work they do is priceless. To be here and to contribute, the kids, the families, it’s a great feeling, ”said Jennie Garth.
Action News 5 asked players about their golf game.
NATE BARGATZE: “I play a lot, but we’ll see,” said Nate Bargatze. “You can have a scratch golfer in me or I have a handicapper of 20 in me.”
“It’s pretty good,” Haley Joel Osment. “That’s pretty much all you can do outside for much of 2020. It improves a little. It started countering the effects of living in New York and not playing a lot. “
“My golf game is below average. I got a nice little bet today with Wells Adams and Ben Higgins so Bachelor Nation is head to toe, ”said Jason Tartick.
The first round of the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational starts Thursday morning.
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