Leona Maguire, Catherine O’Donnell, Sandy Choi
7:30 a.m – 10th Tee
Final week Leona Maguire made her professional debut on the ShopRite LPGA Traditional introduced by Acer the place she completed T-15, this week she is making her first begin on the Symetra Tour. The current Duke College graduate will play alongside former Tar Heel alum, Catherine O’Donnell and fellow Duke alum and former teammate Sandy Choi within the opening rounds.
O’Donnell might be making her third begin in Decatur and appears to enhance on her T-17 outcome a yr in the past. This week Choi might be making her first look within the Forsyth Traditional introduced by the Decatur Park District.
Laura Wearn, Nontaya Srisawang, Elizabeth Szokol
8:25 a.m. – 10th Tee
Laura Wearn has but to win on the Symetra Tour this season, however she notched her finest results of the yr, a runner-up end, on the Valley Forge Invitational. She is making her fourth begin in Decatur and trying to enhance on her T-38 end final yr. Wearn is grouped with Nontaya Srisawang and Elizabeth Szokol within the opening rounds.
This week Srisawang performs with a bit extra confidence after coming off a T-Four end on the 4 Winds Invitational. Volvik Race for the Card No. 2 Szokol arrives in Decatur already a winner in 2018 after successful the IOA Invitational; she has three top-12 finishes in six begins this season and appears to be the primary to earn a second victory in 2018.
Chorphaka Jaengkit, Kelly Grassel, Marta Sanz Barrio
12:53 p.m. – 10th Tee
The defending champion Chorphaka Jaengkit headlines this group together with rookie Kelly Grassel and Spaniard Marta Sanz Barrio. Jaengkit involves Hickory Level Golf Course with quite a lot of nice reminiscences from 2017, from her 66 within the opening spherical to her 70 within the ultimate spherical to carry off Tiffany Chan and decide up her first profession win.
This week, Grassel makes her first begin in Decatur. Sanz Barrio is making her second begin in Decatur and might be trying to enhance on her T-Eight end a yr in the past.
Karolina Vlckova, Jenny Haglund, Carleigh Silvers
8:25 a.m. – 10th Tee
Karolina Vlckova makes her first begin in Decatur after coming off a T-34 end on the 4 Winds Invitational. She’s going to play alongside rookie Jenny Haglund and Carleigh Silvers within the first two rounds.
Haglund arrives in Decatur trying to turn into the primary two-time winner of the season; she at the moment sits atop the Volvik Race for the Card standings. The Sweden native has put herself in competition on a couple of event this yr with 4 top-10s, together with a win on the Symetra Traditional.
Silvers has but to win on the Symetra Tour this season, however she notched her finest results of the yr, a runner-up end, on the IOA Championship introduced by Morongo On line casino Resort & Spa. She is making her third begin in Decatur and is trying to enhance on her T-25 lead to 2016.