Lewis seeks to join Annika Sorenstam and Betsy King as event’s only three-time winners
Galloway, NJ (April 21, 2015)
– Defending champion and World No. 3-ranked Stacy Lewis has committed to play in the 2015 ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer and will be joined in the field by past winners Karrie Webb, Cristie Kerr, Ai Miyazato and Brittany Lincicome, tournament organizers announced.
“Our list of past champions is highlighted by some of the best players ever to play the game," said Tim Erensen, executive director of the ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer. "We look forward to seeing if Stacy can defend her title in 2015 and join Betsy King and Annika Sorenstam as the event’s only three-time winners.”
The ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer will be held Monday, May 25 through Sunday, May 31. The 144-player field will compete over three rounds for a $1.5 million purse at Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club in Galloway, New Jersey. The tournament will be televised live on Golf Channel. For more information visit www.shopritelpgaclassic.com
About the ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer
The ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer is one of the largest and most prestigious events on the LPGA tour. It is held annually in Atlantic City and features 144 of the world's best female golfers competing over three rounds for a $1.5 million purse. The event, owned and operated by Eiger Marketing Group, is held on the Bay Course at prestigious Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club. The 2015 ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer will be held May 25-31.