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Eight LPGA and Symetra Tour players will compete head-to-head in a series of seven nine-hole, online matches, twice a week beginning Wednesday, May 13, culminating with a championship match on Wednesday, June 3. All matches will take place at 2 p.m. EST.
Players will choose from numerous famed courses in the WGT portfolio, including the Old Course at St Andrews (host of the 2007 and 2013 AIG Women’s British Open), Oakmont Country Club (1992 and 2010 U.S. Women’s Open) and Pinehurst No. 2 (2014 U.S. Women’s Open), as well as future U.S. Women’s Open venues Erin Hills (2025), the Lake Course at The Olympic Club (2021) and Pebble Beach Golf Links (2023).
The matches will stream live on WGT Golf’s Twitch, YouTube and Facebook accounts, LPGA’s Twitter, Facebook, YouTube accounts and LPGA.com, Golf Channel’s YouTube and GolfChannel.com, as well as Discovery’s GOLFTV Twitter and Facebook accounts. GOLFTV’s Henni Zuel will add commentary during the Wednesday matches, with Golf Channel’s Karen Stupples commentating on Fridays.
Acer will present the overall winner of the LPGA eTour Tournament with an Acer Swift 7 laptop. Acer will also include this competition as part of the #AcedIt sweepstakes that is triggered anytime an LPGA player records a Hole-In-One during competitive play. During the LPGA season any LPGA professional who records an ace receives an Acer Swift laptop plus it triggers a sweepstakes for a lucky fan to win one as well.