2003 Masters Champion Mike Weir, Jerry Kelly Join Wyndham Championship Field

Posted by Andy Durham on August 11, 2010 at 11:34 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – 2003 Masters winner Mike Weir and Jerry Kelly have joined
the field for the Wyndham Championship, it was announced today. The 71st
Wyndham Championship begins Monday, Aug. 16 at Sedgefield Country Club.

Weir won the Masters in 2003 and has seven other PGA TOUR wins including the
2001 TOUR Championship. His best 2010 finish is sixth at the Bob Hope
Classic. The Brigham Young University alumnus turned professional in 1992
and last played the Wyndham Championship in 2006. When he makes his fourth
Wyndham appearance next week, he will be playing Sedgefield Country Club for
the first time. Weir is currently 126th in the FedExCup point standings.

Kelly will make his 13th Wyndham Championship appearance when he tees it up
at Sedgefield next week. He has four top-10 finishes here; his best result
here came in 2001 when he tied for fourth. Kelly is 17th on the Wyndham
Championship top-50 all-time money winners list with $675,940. Kelly is
currently 94th in the FedExCup point standings, and he finished tied for
third at the Turning Stone Resort Championship last week, his best result of
the season.

Weir and Kelly join a Wyndham Championship field that already includes world
No. 14 Anthony Kim, 2008 Masters winner Trevor Immelman, 2009 U.S. Open
champion Lucas Glover, two-time Wyndham winners Davis Love III and Rocco
Mediate, John Daly, David Duval, David Toms, Stuart Appleby and the last
three Wyndham Championship winners, Ryan Moore, Carl Pettersson and Brandt
Snedeker.

The 2010 Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 16-22 at Sedgefield Country
Club in Greensboro, N.C. Tickets are available at
www.wyndhamchampionship.com , through
the tournament office or at any Piedmont-Triad Harris Teeter location. The
tournament thanks title sponsor Wyndham Worldwide and Premier Partners,
BB&T, Flow Automotive, Harris Teeter and VF Corporation for their continued
support. Additional tournament information, including ticket packages and
sponsorship information, is available at www.wyndhamchampionship.com
or through the tournament office at
(336) 379-1570. For more information about Wyndham Worldwide, please visit
www.wyndhamworldwide.com .


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