Greater Gwinnett Championship Releases Details of Event
2 Apr, 2015
World Golf Hall of Famers Committed to April Event
The Greater Gwinnett Championship Presented by Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating, an official event on the PGA TOUR’s Champions Tour, today announced the most updated player commitments for the April tournament.
World Golf Hall of Famers Nick Price, Colin Montgomerie, and 2015 inductee Mark O’Meara will play TPC Sugarloaf, along with PGA TOUR greats Mark Calcavecchia, Lee Janzen and Tom Lehman. The current player field boasts 288 PGA TOUR victories and 21 Major Championships.
Janzen is coming off his first Champions Tour win at the ACE Group Classic in February. O’Meara, who will be inducted to the World Golf Hall of Fame in July, is currently 2nd in the Charles Schwab Cup rankings with two top-three finishes in the first four tournaments of the 2015 season. Montgomerie is currently 7th in the Charles Schwab Cup rankings with three top-ten finishes.
The 2015 Greater Gwinnett Championship will take place April 13-19. The 54-hole stroke play tournament will feature 81 Champions Tour professionals competing for a $1.8 million purse. Tickets are available at GreaterGwinnettChampionship.com.
About the Greater Gwinnett Championship: The Greater Gwinnett Championship Presented by Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating is an official event on the PGA TOUR’s Champions Tour. This 54-hole stroke play golf tournament features 81 Champions Tour professionals competing for a $1.8 million purse at the prestigious TPC Sugarloaf in Duluth, GA. The 2015 event will be played April 13-19 with all three official rounds nationally televised on the Golf Channel. Recipients of this year's event are Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Gwinnett Medical Center Foundation.