First round pairings, schedule of events, other need to know info for the Memorial
DUBLIN, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- The Memorial Tournament, now in its 43rd year, will feature yet another star-studded field vying for one of the most coveted titles on the PGA calendar with $8.9 million in prize money, including more than $1.5 million of that to the winner.
Wednesday afternoon's rain washed out the rest of the events for the evening, including a junior golf clinic and concert, meaning the next thing to look to forward to is Thursday's opening round.
Below's a list of the first and second round tee times.
Some of the featured pairings include:
- Five-time champ Tiger Woods, defending champ Jason Dufner, and 2010 champ and world #3 Justin Rose (8:26 a.m. on Thursday, 1:16 p.m. on Friday)
- World number one Justin Thomas, world #7 Rickie Fowler, and Master champ Patrick Reed (8:15 a.m. on Thursday, 1:05 p.m. on Friday)
- Central Ohio transplant and world #8 Jason Day, world number #2 Dustin Johnson, and world #6 Rory McIlroy (1:05 p.m. on Thursday, 8:15 a.m. on Friday)
- Phil Mickelson, Bubba Watson, and world #5 Jordan Spieth (1:16 p.m. on Thursday, 8:26 a.m. on Friday)
All four rounds are scheduled to tee off at 7:30 a.m.
Thursday and Friday's forecasts project likely rain and even in thunderstorms.