The Field: 2017 Valspar Championship

The field for this week’s Valspar Championship is set and will include 144 players vying for a share of the $6.3 million purse – with the winner taking home $1,134,000 and 500 FedEx Cup points.

 
Players in the field this week at Innisbrook include 6 of the world top-25, and 19 of the top-30 in the FedEx Cup standings.

World Top 25

  • Henrik Stenson (6)
  • Justin Thomas (7)
  • Patrick Reed (12)
  • Bubba Watson (16)
  • Matt Kuchar (20)
  • Russell Knox (21)

Field Notes

  • 13 major championship winners, who have combined for 19 major championship titles, including four-time winner Ernie Els.
  • Eleven of the 14 past champions of the Valspar Championship. Only Jordan Spieth (2015), Mark Calcavecchia (2007) and John Huston (2000) are not in this year’s field.
  • Five FedExCup champions; Vijay Singh (2008), Jim Furyk (2010), Bill Haas (2011), Henrik Stenson (2013), and Billy Horschel (2014).

 

At-a-Glance

Event: Valspar Championship
Dates: March 9-12, 2017
Where: Innisbrook Resort & Golf Club – Palm Harbor, FL
Distance: 7,340 yards | Par 71
Architect: Larry Packard
Purse: $6,300,000
Winning Share: $1,098,000
FedEx Cup Points: 500

Full Field

OWGRName
6Henrik Stenson
7Justin Thomas
12Patrick Reed
16Bubba Watson
20Matt Kuchar
21Russell Knox
28Charl Schwartzel
34Gary Woodland
36Daniel Berger
37Ryan Moore
41Scott Piercy
44Bill Haas
47Kevin Na
48Byeong Hun An
50Jim Furyk
59Webb Simpson
63Siwoo Kim
65Charles Howell III
66Soren Kjeldsen
68Charley Hoffman
70Jason Dufner
72Billy Horschel
74James Hahn
77Tony Finau
78Wesley Bryan
79Sean O'Hair
80Chris Kirk
82Daniel Summerhays
85David Lingmerth
86Harris English
87Graeme McDowell
88Luke Donald
89Jim Herman
92Hudson Swafford
93Jamie Lovemark
98Adam Hadwin
102Brian Harman
103Jason Kokrak
106Steve Stricker
108Martin Laird
110Keegan Bradley
111Danny Lee
112Ryo Ishikawa
114J.J Spaun
115Scott Brown
116Robert Streb
118Patton Kizzire
121Cameron Smith
122C.T. Pan
125Billy Hurley III
127Chez Reavie
128Ollie Schniederjans
129Patrick Rodgers
130Harold Varner III
132Graham Delaet
134Kevin Streelman
136Russell Henley
143Brian Stuard
144Rod Pampling
149Smylie Kaufman
151Bryson DeChambeau
153Aaron Baddeley
154Grayson Murray
160Jon Curran
161Lucas Glover
170Kelly Kraft
173Kyle Reifers
179Bud Cauley
180K.J. Choi
183Sunghoon Kang
184Morgan Hoffmann
188Luke List
189Geoff Ogilvy
191John Senden
193Alex Cejka
195David Hearn
196Derek Fathauer
198Cody Gribble
202Ian Poulter
203Chad Campbell
205Troy Merritt
208Ben Martin
211Robert Garrigus
212Cameron Tringale
213Bryce Molder
214Johnson Wagner
216Freddie Jacobson
220Kyle Stanley
221Stewart Cink
222Vijay Singh
223Michael Thompson
227John Huh
230Martin Flores
233Dominic Bozzelli
234Richy Werenski
235Seungyul Noh
239Blayne Barber
240Tyrone van Aswegen
248JT Poston
251Jonas Blixt
253Ricky Barnes
255Michael Kim
257Retief Goosen
267Scott Stallings
272Zac Blair
275Jason Bohn
281Meenwhee Kim
287Spencer Levin
289Will Wilcox
290Andrew Loupe
296Brett Stegmaier
303Greg Chalmers
305Chad Collins
316Trey Mullinax
317Seamus Power
319Boo Weekley
324Nick Taylor
330Ken Duke
351Nick Watney
355Shawn Stefani
358Ryan Blaum
380Peter Malnati
392Ernie Els
414Ben Crane
417Steve Marino
426Sam Saunders(July1987)
481J.J. Henry
490Mark Hubbard
497Steven Bowditch
510George McNeill
511Brian Gay
541Hunter Mahan
584Lee McCoy
748Carl Pettersson
858Matt Every
1346Beau Hossler
1419Patrick Cantlay
1889Rod Perry
1889Zach Wright

Credit/Sources: Getty Images, PGA Tour Media


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