LPGA Sybase Match Play Championship Comes to Hamilton Farm
The top 44 players from the Ladies Professional Golf Association will be participating in the Sybase Match Play Championship at Hamilton Farm Golf Club in Gladstone. The four-day event starts this Thursday, May 19 and runs to Sunday, May 22. Practice rounds begin today, with the Pro-Am on Wednesday. The excitement is building at the club as the tents are raised and television and concession stands go up. The Golf Channel will broadcast live coverage of the event on Saturday 2011 is the second year that the Sybase-sponsored tournament is being held at Hamilton Farm. Players will include Tour favorites Michelle Wie, Paula Creamer, Morgan Pressel and last year s winner, Sun Young Yoo. Other notable players are Angela Stanford, Cristie Kerr, Juli Inkster, Karrie Webb and Jiyai Shin.
The Hamilton Farm Golf Club in Gladstone is hosting the event with charity beneficiaries including the Somerset Medical Center, The First Tee and TGA-Premier Junior Golf.
Situated on about 600 acres in the Somerset Hills, the Hamilton Farm Golf Club is sited on the former country estate of James Cox Brady, a New York financier. Comprised of two distinct courses, The Highlands and The Hickory, Hamilton Farm is known as one of the country s premier golf clubs and was named a Platinum Club of America.
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