Ninety-eight of top 100 on the money list commit to Walmart NW Arkansas Championship

Sara Brown tee shot
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Sara Brown plays a tee shot during the final round of the Wal-Mart NW Arkansas Championship presented by P&G.

Ninety-eight of Top 100 on LPGA Official Money List Commit
to Walmart NW Arkansas Championship Presented by P&G

The world’s best female golfers, including 18 players in the top 20 Rolex World Rankings and 19 of the top 20 in the LPGA Official Money List, are headed to Rogers next week when the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship presented by P&G returns to Pinnacle Country Club June 17-23. World Rankings No. 1 Inbee Park, former Arkansas Razorback Stacy Lewis, Suzann Pettersen, Na Yeon Choi and two-time tournament champion Yani Tseng lead the field of competitors vying for the $2 million purse, one of the largest on the LPGA Tour. Players had until Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. to register to participate in this year’s tournament.

To date, the 98 of the top 100 on the LPGA Official Money List have committed to play making the field one of the strongest in event history.

Other notable LPGA Tour players scheduled to compete include defending champion Ai Miyazato, Cristie Kerr, Paula Creamer, the world’s top amateur Lydia Ko and University of Arkansas freshman Gaby Lopez. Both Ko and Lopez received official sponsor’s exemptions last month.

FINAL FIELD:
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Walmart NW Arkansas Championship presented by P&G- List of Competitors
Chie Arimura Nicole Jeray Anna Nordqvist
Karlin Beck Eun-Hee Ji Ryann O'Toole
Amanda Blumenherst Tiffany Joh Ji Young Oh
Christel Boeljon Felicity Johnson Jin Young Pak
Julia Boland Jennifer Johnson Se Ri Pak
Danah Bordner Sara-Maude Juneau Brooke Pancake
Heather Bowie Young Moriya Jutanugarn Hee Young Park
Katie Burnett Lorie Kane Inbee Park
Dori Carter Danielle Kang Jane Park
Nicole Castrale Haeji Kang Suzann Pettersen
Silvia Cavalleri Taylore Karle Pornanong Phatlum
Sandra Changkija Sarah Kemp Gerina Piller
Irene Cho Cristie Kerr Stacy Prammanasudh
Esther Choe Christina Kim Morgan Pressel
Chella Choi I.K. Kim Jane Rah
Na Yeon Choi Mindy Kim Reilley Rankin
Carlota Ciganda Song-Hee Kim Beatriz Recari
Jacqui Concolino Lydia Ko (a) Jennifer Rosales
Paula Creamer Jessica Korda So Yeon Ryu
Laura Diaz Candie Kung Lizette Salas
Lauren Doughtie Cindy LaCrosse Dewi Claire Schreefel
Moira Dunn Brittany Lang Hee Kyung Seo
Kathleen Ekey Maude-Aimee Leblanc Giulia Sergas
Victoria Elizabeth Ilhee Lee Stephanie Sherlock
Austin Ernst Jee Young Lee Jenny Shin
Jodi Ewart Shadoff Jennie Lee Jiyai Shin
Veronica Felibert Meena Lee Nicole Smith
Shanshan Feng Mi Hyang Lee Sarah Jane Smith
Meaghan Francella Seon Hwa Lee Jennifer Song
Katie Futcher Rebecca Lee-Bentham Angela Stanford
Sandra Gal Stacy Lewis Marina Stuetz
Julieta Granada Brittany Lincicome Karen Stupples
Natalie Gulbis Pernilla Lindberg Thidapa Suwannapura
Numa Gulyanamitta Gaby Lopez (a) Kris Tamulis
Sophie Gustafson Paige Mackenzie Victoria Tanco
Hee-Won Han Mo Martin Yani Tseng
Mina Harigae Caroline Masson Momoko Ueda
Marcy Hart Catriona Matthew Ayako Uehara
Caroline Hedwall Lisa McCloskey Mariajo Uribe
Maria Hjorth Kristy McPherson Alison Walshe
Katherine Hull Sydnee Michaels Wendy Ward
Amy Hung Ai Miyazato Kim Welch
Mi Jung Hur Mika Miyazato Michelle Wie
Vicky Hurst Paola Moreno Lindsey Wright
Daniela Iacobelli Becky Morgan Amy Yang
Karine Icher Kayla Mortellaro Sun Young Yoo
Juli Inkster Belen Mozo  
Jeong Jang Azahara Munoz  

 

RESOURCES:
For more tournament information visit www.nwachampionship.com
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Topics: Walmart NW Arkansas Championship

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