Among the Early Commitments: Ai Miyazato, Karrie Webb and Brittany Lincicome
Galloway, NJ (April 11, 2012) – A testament to the remarkable experience provided by the ShopRite LPGA Classic, ShopRite LPGA Classic officials announced early commitments to the Tournament field that include legendary Hall of Fame players and past ShopRite LPGA Classic champions. These players will join the rest of the 144-person field competing for $1.5 million in prize money on the famed Bay Course at Seaview Resort from June 1 to June 3, 2012. Hall of Fame players in the field include Se Ri Pak, 2007 LPGA and World Golf Halls of Fame inductee and 1999 ShopRite LPGA Classic champion, and Karrie Webb, a 2005 World Golf Hall of Fame inductee. Past ShopRite LPGA champions slated to play include 2011 champion Brittany Lincicome, 2010 champion Ai Miyazato, 2006 champion Seon Hwa Lee, 2004 champion Cristie Kerr, 2003 champion Angela Stanford, and 2000 champion Janice Moodie. The Tournament is televised live on Golf Channel all three days.
“We are delighted to welcome back some of the game's greatest players, especially those who have meant so much to the success of the LPGA in Atlantic City,” said Tim Erensen, ShopRite LPGA Classic Executive Director. “With many more commitments from the LPGA’s best expected over the next several weeks, ‘A Shore Tradition’ will continue as the LPGA will once again deliver world class, family friendly entertainment at the Jersey Shore.”
The 2012 ShopRite LPGA Classic is May 28 to June 3, 2012. For ticket, sponsor and volunteer information, or to see a schedule of events, visit www.ShopRiteLPGAClassic.com or call 609.798.0222.For individual player bio information, please visit www.shopritelpgaclassic.com/players.php.
Topics: ShopRite LPGA Classic