3 Key Points
- The PGA Tour’s 2024 season commences at Kapalua’s Plantation Course in Maui.
- Sentry Tournament of Champions broadens eligibility beyond last year’s winners.
- The event marks one of eight signature tournaments, with 59 players competing.
PGA Tour 2024 Tees Off in Hawaii
The PGA Tour is set to unveil its 2024 season in the picturesque setting of Maui, Hawaii. The iconic Plantation Course at Kapalua will serve as the backdrop for the Sentry Tournament of Champions, transitioning the Tour back to a traditional calendar format.
Adjustment in Player Eligibility
The tournament, historically reserved for the previous year’s champions, has expanded its criteria. Now, the top 50 players from the last season’s FedExCup points standings will join the 2023 Tour winners, allowing a more inclusive and competitive field.
Here’s a look at the full field:
|Byeong Hun An
|Si Woo Kim
|Erik van Rooyen
Rory McIlroy Sits Out the Opener
Despite the impressive roster set to challenge the course, one notable absence will be Rory McIlroy. As one of the eligible players based on his performance, McIlroy has elected not to participate, narrowing down the field to 59 competitors for this marquee event.