LPGA Legends announce first major


The LPGA Legends Tour is putting a major new spin on its Legends Tour Open Championship with the tournament moving this fall to Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club in Palm Harbor, Fla.

The LPGA’s senior tour is billing the event as the tour’s first major championship.

The Legends Tour Open Championship will be played Nov. 20-22 at Innisbrook’s Island Course in Palm Harbor, Fla. It’s a 36-hole event with a $300,000 purse and a pro-am.

The Legends Tour typically features most of the game’s greats, including Nancy Lopez, Kathy Whitworth, Patty Sheehan, Amy Alcott, Pat Bradley, JoAnne Carner, Beth Daniel, Jan Stephenson, Rosie Jones and others. For sponsorship, pro-am and other information, go to www.legendstouropen.com or call Megan Gardner at 617-997-6194.