ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. – With the 2013 FedExCup season concluding last week, PGA TOUR pros are now thinking about the start of the 2013-2014 season which begins with the Frys.com Open Oct. 7-13 in California. The McGladrey Classic is the fifth event of the season, November 4-10 at Sea Island Golf Club in Georgia’s beautiful Golden Isles. Debuting on the PGA TOUR in 2010, the tournament became an instant favorite among players and their families.
Although pros have until Friday, November 1st to commit, many top players have already registered including:
Previous winners of golf’s Majors – the Masters, U.S. Open Championship, The Open Championship (commonly referred to as the British Open) and PGA Championship – Davis Love III, Stewart Cink, Darren Clarke, Jim Furyk, Zach Johnson, Mark Calcavecchia, Retief Goosen, Trevor Immelman, Justin Leonard and Mike Weir
Previous winners of The PLAYERS Championship – Tim Clark, Matt Kuchar and Fred Funk
All three McGladrey Classic Champions – Heath Slocum, Ben Crane and Tommy Gainey
“Many players will wait until the deadline to commit,” said Scott Reid, Tournament Director. “However, we already have a strong field and we know it will continue to strengthen as we approach November. We encourage fans to purchase tickets early since a limited number are available.”
Tickets can be purchased online at www.mcgladreyclassic.com.
The McGladrey Classic, an Official PGA TOUR FedExCup Event, is sponsored by McGladrey LLP, the nation’s leading provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market.