Golfers out there you must have heard by now, about the “dynamic duo of PGA” They are wife and husband Patrick and Justine Reed! 23-year-old Patrick Reed won the Wyndham Championship on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, beating Jordan Spieth with a birdie on the second hole of a playoff! But let’s meet the woman who’s assistance, has played a major role in his building quite a splash for himself on the PGA Tour.
She is gorgeous blond, loving, caring, better half, caddie and personal 24 hour nurse! Justine Karain, now Mrs. Reed. She was born December 19th, from Houston, Texas. She has her own story with golf and other sports; she actually helped start the women’s golf team at Klein Forest High School. Justine competed and trained as a soccer player and a swimmer for most of her life and took up golf recreationally. After high school, she attended Louisiana State University and Our Lady of the Lake College in Baton Rouge,LA, where she obtained two Bachelor’s degrees in Nursing and Health Service Administration. Three things she says she absolutely loves in life are her husband, family, and competition.
The registered nurse is currently very happy traveling with Patrick and working as his full-time caddy! She became Mrs. Justine Karain Reed in December 2012 and she has been his caddie in 2012 and 2013. Now, don’t you just love young couples; their drive and energy make you think any dream is possible; by the time Reed began playing PGA Tour events in 2012, he had been dating Justine Karain for three years and had even popped the question!
Justine Reed who is 25-years-old not only is carrying her husband’s golf bag around-and you certainly do not want to underestimate her- she might have a petit frame but this little lady can schlep a tour pro’s bag through a humid, 97-degree day any day! And in addition she provides her hubby with advice like
“If he takes too many shots out of that stuff, he could jam his wrist,”
And also helping to shoulder the weight of a fledging PGA Tour career. When her husband provides a perfect shot she only limits herself to say “good” saying
“The less reaction he gets from me the better,”
Daughter of Janet Kessler Karain; she has three siblings: borther, Kessler Karain; brother “Danjurous Dan” and sister Kristiane Karain. The couple met through Justine’s younger sister, a friend of Reed’s at LSU University Laboratory School in Baton Rouge. Justine was working on her double bachelor’s in health administration and nursing in the area. When they met, “things clicked right away,” Patrick said. He proposed on Jan. 9, 2012; the night the couple’s beloved LSU football team was playing in the national title game.
Justine’s husband grew up a fan of Notre Dame football. Favorite teams now are the Houston Texans and San Francisco 49ers. He Enjoys watching Notre Dame and LSU in college. Patrick Is a fan of Darius Rucker, Tiger Woods, Ian Poulter and Stephen Ames. His favorite quote is actually one from his wife, who said
“Nerves just mean you’re prepared.”.
Really a dynamic duo! You can find gorgeous Justine on Facebook here.