Fred Couples Excited to Return to En-Joie in First Dick's Sporting Goods Open Appearance
ELMIRA, NY (WENY) - Golf fans will begin to fill their way in to En-Joie Golf Club in Endicott on Monday as legendary golfers on the PGA Tour Champions will begin to hit the course for the annual Dick's Sporting Goods Open.
This is one of, if not the strongest field that the tournament has brought to En-Joie. On Wednesday, August 14th, one of golf's all-time greats, Jack Nicklaus, will be at the course for the UHS Golf Expo. Then 6 World Golf Hall of Fame members including legend Fred Couples will compete in this year's DSG Open. The 1992 Masters Champion has not been to En-Joie in 24 years back when the course hosted the BC Open on the regular PGA Tour, which Couples won back in 1991.
Tee times for the first round of the Dick's Sporting Goods Open will be released later in the week before the big tournament begins on Friday, August 16th.
A full schedule of the week's events including the big tournament starting Friday, August 16th, can be found at the link below: