Two weeks before the
is scheduled to tee off in Williamsburg, the top-ranked American player on the tour, Stacy Lewis, and four others announced their participation on Tuesday in a release.
Lewis, Natalie Gulbis, Morgan Pressel, Michelle Wie and
Gulbis, Pressel, Wie and Inkster all have played the River Course when the tournament was the Michelob Ultra Open, which ran from 2003-2009 at Kingsmill. The LPGA ended its ties with Kingsmill a few months after the 2009 tournament, but announced in January the Williamsburg stop would again be on the schedule.
“We are ecstatic to announce the commitment of these five extraordinary athletes,” Kingsmill Championship Tournament Director Katherine Thigpen said in a release. “We are thrilled to be able to attract a field of this caliber as the