Birmingham, AL (WIAT) –The Regions Tradition is scheduled for June 5-9 at Shoal Creek in Birmingham, Alabama and will feature a field of professionals who will compete for $2.2 million in prize money at the second major championship of the season.
Tom Lehman will return to defend his title, and has a chance for a three-peat at Shoal Creek.
Lehman won the Regions Tradition in 2011 and 2012, along with winning the Charles Schwab Cup both years.
Six World Golf Hall of Fame members are scheduled to compete including Hale Irwin, Tom Kite, Bernhard Langer, Sandy Lyle, Larry Nelson and recent inductee Fred Couples.
The 2013 Regions Tradition field is as follows:
Tommy Armour III
Jay Don Blake
Jim Gallagher, Jr.
Chien Soon Lu
Tom Pernice Jr.