Symetra Tour Adds Massachusetts Event

BROCKTON, Mass.—The Symetra Tour, Road to the LPGA, announced recently the addition of the W.B. Mason Championship at Thorny Lea Golf Club to the 2015 schedule. 

The event will take place Aug. 10-16.

The 144-player field will consist of the top up-and-coming women’s professional golfers from all over the world. They will compete for a share of the $110,000 tournament purse with the winner earning $16500 and taking a significant step toward an LPGA Tour card for the 2016 season.

“I’m thrilled that W.B. Mason has stepped up to bring women’s professional golf to Brockton and the Greater Boston area,” said Mike Nichols, chief business officer for the Symetra Tour. “We’re excited to showcase the next wave of LPGA stars at a respected venue like Thorny Lea Golf Club.