(Shawnee, OK) – The All Pro Tour is heading to Shawnee Country Club for the first ever Grand Casino Open May 12-15, 2021.
DATES: May 12-15, 2021
OFFICIAL NAME: Grand Casino Open
HASHTAGS: #ShawneeChampionship #APT #PathOfThePros #GCOpen
SCHEDULE: Fifth event of the APT season
VENUE: Shawnee Country Club – Shawnee, OK
PAR/YARDS: 71 (35-36), 6,851 yards
PURSE MONEY: Estimated $120,000 (winner claims $20,000)
FORMAT: 72 Hole Stroke Play, Cut to top 50 and ties after 36 holes
FIELD LIST: https://bit.ly/33kZBz7
APT WINNERS: 10 players
Monday: Practice Rounds and Pro-Am, Pro-Am Party 5:30pm
Tuesday: Practice Rounds (Limited), Pro-Am 9am-1pm
Wednesday: Round 1
Thursday: Round 2 (Cut day)
Friday: Round 3
Saturday: Final Round and award ceremony (2pm)
NOTES ON THE LIST OF COMPETITORS:
This week’s field is made up of 140 players from 16 countries.
The breakdown of the 140 players per country in the field this week: United States (117), Mexico (4), Argentina (3), England (2), Scotland (2), South Africa (2), Canada (1), Spain (1), France (1), Finland (1), Great Britain (1), Hong Kong (1), Norway (1), New Zealand (1), Panama (1), Philippines (1)
Three of the four champions this season will be in the field for the first ever Grand Casino Open with other top players also in attendance the field is looking stacked. Jeremy Gandon is in the field after winning the Fore The Kids tournament last month after a final round 63. Garrett May is looking to build on a strong start to his season with 2 top 15’s and a T2 finish, May is looking to take the next step into the winners circle in Shawnee. 2020 money leader Sam Stevens is starting to find form with a T6 finish and a T4 finish in his last two events. Stevens is looking for his first win in 2021.
Action gets underway at 8:00 A.M. CT round one with play starting off No. 1 tee and No. 10 tee. A trophy presentation by the clubhouse is set to follow the final round of play. Attendance is free to the public.