Sybase Classic off US LPGA Tour schedule


CLIFTON, New Jersey (AP)—After failing to find a venue to replace UpperMontclair Country Club, the Sybase Classic dropped off the U.S. LPGA Tourschedule for 2010.

Tournament organizer Octagon Worldwide didn’t renew its contract with UpperMontclair after a three-run at the course, then was unable to reach a deal withEssex County Country Club in West Orange.

Before coming to Upper Montclair, the event was held at Wygakyl in NewRochelle, New York, where it had been staged since 1990.

While New Jersey has lost the Sybase Classic, the tour will return to theAtlantic City area after a three-year absence. The ShopRite LPGA Classic will beheld the week of June 14-20 at the Seaview Resort in Galloway Township.