SEATTLE, June 7, 2018 – The pairings for Saturday’s first round of the Suquamish Clearwater Legends Cup presented by Boeing are set and players are ready to kick off the inaugural event this Saturday and Sunday at White Horse Golf Club in Kingston, Wash.
Gates will open to the public Saturday at 9 a.m.
Competition will begin at 10 a.m., with pairs of players teeing off in 10-minute intervals. The final pairing will be at 12:20 p.m., featuring World Golf Hall of Famer Betsy King of Arizona and former European Solheim Cup stalwart Trish Johnson of Great Britain.
Washington resident Wendy Ward will tee off at 10:10 a.m., making her Legends Tour debut alongside Michigan native Elaine Crosby.
JoAnne Carner, a native of Kirkland, Wash., tees off at 11:50 a.m., along with fellow World Golf Hall of Fame member Hollis Stacy of Florida.
The field will compete for a purse of $175,000, with the winner taking home $25,000.
Free public parking is available at Clearwater Casino Resort’s East Garage, Kingston Middle School and Kingston High School (overflow).
Free shuttle service from public parking to the admissions gate at White Horse Golf Club will be provided on Saturday and Sunday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Free ferry shuttles will also meet Bainbridge Island ferry (arriving between 8:30 a.m. and 1:50 p.m.) and Kingston ferry (arriving between 7:40 a.m. and 2:10 p.m.). Shuttles will return to both ferry terminals throughout the day until 5:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday only.
Vehicles traveling via ferry (without a clubhouse parking credential) should park in free public parking and catch the free shuttle to the golf course.
Spectators are encouraged to bring portable chairs. Cell phones are permitted, but must be silenced, with no flash photography allowed.
Concessions and rest rooms will be available on the course. Autographs and photo opportunities will be available outside the scoring tent following the players’ rounds.
For directions and a map to Clearwater Casino Resort, visit: http://www.clearwatercasino.com/location/
For tickets and details about the tournament, visit www.ClearwaterLegendsCup.com.
For more information about The Legends Tour and to view real-time scoring, visit www.thelegendstour.com.
The Legends Tour will also offer live streaming from the first tee from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for both rounds on Saturday and Sunday, as well as from 2:30-4:30 p.m. from the scoring tent for post-round interviews. To watch, subscribe free to http://www.youtube.com/legendstour
Here are the first-round pairings of the Suquamish Clearwater Legends Cup:
10:00 am - Heather Drew | Lori West
10:10 am - Wendy Ward | Elaine Crosby
10:20 am - Allison Finney | Cindy Miller
10:30 am - Gail Graham | Jean Bartholomew
10:40 am - Alicia Dibos | Lisa Grimes
10:50 am - Brandie Burton | Sandra Palmer
11:00 am - Cindy Rarick | Nicole Jeray
11:10 am - Pat Hurst | Laurie Rinker
11:20 am - Barb Mucha | Jane Blalock
11:30 am - Lorie Kane | Nancy Scranton
11:40 am - Michelle McGann | Jan Stephenson
11:50 am - Hollis Stacy | Joanne Carner
12:00 pm - Michele Redman | Pat Bradley
12:10 pm - Rosie Jones | Liselotte Neumann
12:20 pm - Trish Johnson | Betsy King
About The Legends Tour
The Legends Tour is the official senior tour of the LPGA, providing competitive opportunities for female golfers, professional and eligible amateurs, age 45 and over. The tour was founded in 2000 by 25 veteran LPGA Tour professionals to showcase the talents of some of the greatest women’s golfers of all time. The Legends Tour now has more than 120 members, including 14 LPGA and World Golf Hall of Fame members. Legends Tour members have over 750 combined LPGA Tour victories, including 84 major championships. In its 17 seasons, The Legends Tour has awarded more than $16 million in prize money and helped raise over $22 million for charity. The Legends Tour has hosted nearly 100 charity golf events and professional tournaments nationwide in multiple states and overseas in Japan and Australia. For additional information on The Legends Tour, log on to www.thelegendstour.com.