OCALA, Fla. – If Michelle Wie has her sights on rising to Rolex world No. 1, she will get a close up look at who she has to overtake in the opening round of the 2015 LPGA season.
Wie, No. 6 in the world rankings, is paired with No. 1 Inbee Park and Paula Creamer in the first and second rounds of the Coates Golf Championship at Golden Ocala Golf & Equestrian Club. Play begins Wednesday with that trio going off the 10th tee at 12:45 p.m.
No. 2 Lydia Ko and No. 3 Stacy Lewis are paired with Hall of Famer Karrie Webb in a 12:35 p.m. tee time off the 10th tee.
Suzann Pettersen, Lexi Thompson and Cristie Kerr will go off the first tee in another featured pairing Wednesday at 12:15 p.m.