Andy Zhang, 14, enjoying the spotlight
Mark HerrmannMark Herrmann
Herrmann has covered the Mets and Yankees since 1988,
Galleries2011 U.S. Open at Congressional
If nothing else, this will make one heck of a composition if the assignment is, "What I Did on My Eighth-Grade Summer Vacation." Andy Zhang, 14, will play in a U.S. Open before he ever takes one of his online classes as a freshman.
It is lucky for him that, when the U.S. Golf Association called him Monday evening and told him he had been promoted from alternate because...