LPGA creates Japan Relief Zone


PHOENIX – LPGA pros will be looking to make birdies and eagles for a larger cause while closing hard in bids to win this weekend at the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup.

RR Donnelley announced Thursday that it will donate $500 for every eagle and $100 for every birdie made on the 15th through 18th holes this weekend to UNICEF’s Japan relief effort.

The tournament’s designating the four closing holes at Wildfire Golf Club at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa as “Japan’s Relief Zone.” The 15th hole is a reachable par 5 at 485 yards.