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Compton gets invitation to final full-field event of PGA Tour season

Updated: October 28, 2008, 7:47 PM ET
By Bob Harig | ESPN.com

Erik Compton is going to the perfect place to try and make more out of his dreams: Walt Disney World.

Just five months after a second heart transplant and a week after a miraculous final-round comeback at a PGA Tour qualifying event, Compton has accepted a sponsor exemption to next week's Children's Miracle Network Classic at the Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando.

"I'm really excited," Compton said from his home in Miami Beach. "It's here in Florida, it's a great place ...

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