WICHITA, KS. - The Wichita Open counted a 12% increase in attendance at this year’s tournament, which celebrated its 30th year in Wichita. The Wichita Open will also donate over $200,000 to local charities.
WICHITA, KS. - Henrik Norlander defeated Bryan Bigley on the third playoff hole Monday morning at Crestview Country Club to take home the Wichita Open Supporting Wichita’s Youth. Norlander carded a final-round 4-under 66 before eventually closing out the win with a par on the third playoff hole.
Wichita, KS – The Wichita Open pre-tournament festivities kick off today at the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame. A dedicated piece of Wichita Open history is being presented to the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame. As part of its 30-year history, a 30tth Anniversary Wichita Open commemorative flag, autographed by former champions, is being donated to the permanent collection at the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame.
Wichita, KS – Central Consolidated, Digital Office Systems, United Rentals, Envision Charitable Partners, Sterling Silver Premium Meats® and WaterWalk are Wichita Open Ambassadors.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The PGA TOUR announced Tuesday that Aaron Wise has been named the 2018 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year, as voted by the TOUR’s membership for the 2017-18 season.
PGA TOUR members who played in at least 15 FedExCup events during the 2017-18 season were eligible to vote. The balloting process ended on October 1.