UF student becomes youngest 'Survivor' contestant
Published: Thursday, January 15, 2009 at 7:41 a.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, January 15, 2009 at 7:41 a.m.
A 19-year-old sophomore from the University of Florida will be the youngest contestant ever to compete on the television show "Survivor."
Spencer Duhm, originally from Lakeland, is among 16 people who will compete on "Survivor: Tocantins: The Brazilian Highlands." CBS lowered the show's minimum age requirement from 21 to 18, making it the first time someone Duhm's age was even eligible.
Tocantins is a state in central Brazil with numerous rivers and an equatorial climate.
The 18th season of the CBS reality series starts Feb. 12.
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