The Love Story of Golfer Jordan Spieth and His Wife, Annie Verret

The high school sweethearts have been together for over 10 years.
Jordan Spieth and wife Annie Verret
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Sarah Hanlon
Entertainment & Celebrity Editor
  • Sarah is the Entertainment & Celebrity Editor for The Knot, with special focuses on pop culture and celebrity wedding news.
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Updated Apr 11, 2024

Jordan Spieth is widely known as one of the best golfers in the world, and he hasn't made his rise to the top alone. The three-time major winner, who has one of the most recognizable names in the sport, has been with his wife, Annie Verret, since they were teenagers. The Texas natives met as high schoolers—and although Verret keeps a low profile on social media, she's often seen supporting her husband on the PGA circuit.

So, who is Jordan Spieth's wife? And are there any photos of the couple's ultra-private wedding day? We break down Jordan Spieth and Annie Verret's marriage here, including details from their relationship timeline and the latest on their growing family.

  • Jordan Spieth is married to Annie Verret. They have been together for over 10 years.
  • Jordan Spieth and Annie Verret met while they were attending different high schools in Texas.
  • Jordan Spieth and Annie Verret got married on November 24, 2018, in Dallas, Texas.
  • Jordan Spieth and his wife Annie Verret share two children together. Their son, Sammy, was born in November 2021, and their daughter, Sophie, was born in September 2023.

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Who is Jordan Spieth's Wife, Annie Verret?

Jordan Spieth's wife is Annie Verret. Although she has private social media accounts, she's become a familiar face on the PGA tour. According to her LinkedIn, Verret received a degree in business from Texas Tech University's Rawls College of Business. She previously worked as an event coordinator for The Birthday Party Project, an organization that aims to bring "joy to children experiencing homelessness through the magic of a birthday celebration."

Now, Jordan Spieth and his wife run their non-profit, the Jordan Spieth Family Foundation. According to its website, the company was inspired by Spieth's sister, Ellie, and provides "financial assistance and a platform for supporting children with special needs, military families, junior golf programs and pediatric cancer."

Verret has also been a constant support throughout her husband's prolific career. Following a particularly challenging drought between 2017 and 2021, in which Spieth went 1,351 days without winning a game, he praised his wife for helping him work through his toughest moments. "She's just been that person that said, 'Whatever you need to do, I'm here to support you, let me know how I can help, let me know when too much is too much, let me know when it's not enough,'" he told reporters. "She's been really unbelievable."

How Did Jordan Spieth and Annie Verret Meet?

Jordan Spieth and his wife Annie Verret met in high school. The two attended neighboring schools in Texas, and it's believed that they first crossed paths as teenagers. Verret first appeared on Spieth's Instagram feed on Valentine's Day in February 2013.

Jordan Spieth and Annie Verret's Relationship Timeline

From the high school hallway to the Masters putting green, Jordan Spieth and Annie Verret have been by each other's sides since the very beginning. Here's a breakdown of their complete relationship timeline throughout their decade-long romance.

2017: Jordan Spieth and Annie Verret Get Engaged

Jordan Spieth proposed to Annie Verret over the Christmas holiday in 2017. A photo posted on social media featured Verret showing off her engagement ring, which appears to be an emerald-cut or radiant-cut diamond on a silver band. Spieth confirmed the news on January 2, 2018, telling reporters that their families were present to celebrate their milestone.

2018: Jordan Spieth Marries Annie Verret

Less than one year later, Jordan Spieth and Annie Verret got married in Dallas, Texas. The couple's nuptials took place on November 24, 2018—and we share all the details from the intimate celebration below.

November 14, 2021: Jordan Spieth's Son is Born

Nearly three years to the day after their wedding, Jordan Spieth and his wife welcomed their first told together. Sammy Spieth was born on November 14, 2021, and it didn't take long for the tiny tot to start appearing at his dad's golf tournaments—in fact, he served as his "caddy" at The Masters just five months later.

April 2022: Jordan Spieth Says His Wife Helped Him Win the RBC Heritage

Coming in at 13 strokes under par, Jordan Spieth won the 2022 RBC Heritage in Hilton Head, South Carolina. After the championship, Spieth told reporters that while his wife usually "never comments" on golf, she gave him a rare piece of advice that helped him take home the trophy.

"[She said], 'You need to take five seconds if you miss a putt before you hit your tap-in,'" he shared. "There was a couple times I was just going to rake it, and I was like, 'No, I've got to take five seconds.' I'm just glad it didn't end up affecting it all, to be honest. Just made it a little more exciting at the end"

September 12, 2023: Jordan Spieth's Daughter is Born

The Spieth family grew once again with the birth of the couple's daughter, Sophie, on September 12, 2023. The golfer shared a black and white photo of the newborn on Instagram to announce the news, writing simply, "Welcome, Sophie. 9/12/23 💕"

April 2024: Jordan Spieth's Family Supports Him at The Masters

Annie Verret and Allison Stokke at the 2024 Masters
Photo: Ben Jared/PGA TOUR | Getty Images

Amid the start of the 2024 Masters in Augusta, Georgia, Jordan Spieth was joined by his wife and kids while they served as his honorary caddies at the opening ceremony. Fans were particularly touched by the kids' budding friendships, too. Samny could be seen playing on the green with Rickie Fowler's daughter, Maya, and the moment went viral in the golf community.

Jordan Spieth and Annie Verret's Wedding Details

If you're looking for photos of Annie Verret and Jordan Spieth's wedding, you won't find much online. The couple got married on November 24, 2018, at The Fairmont Hotel in Dallas, Texas, but they've never publicly shared photos from the wedding day. According to Golf.com, Spieth kicked off the weekend by inviting his friends to play in a curling competition before the ceremony.

The nuptials were reportedly attended by a few of Spieth's golf friends, including Rickie Fowler, Jason Dufner, Jimmy Walker and Zach Johnson. Walker posted a photo with his wife at the hotel, which appeared to be decorated for the upcoming Christmas holiday, writing, "It's about tip off time....."

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