More than 3,300 playing in World Amateur Handicap
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - More than 3,300 golfers are teeing off in the annual Golf.com World Amateur Handicap Championship this week at golf courses along the Grand Strand.
The number for the event which opens Monday represents an increase of about 8% than the number of participants last year.
This year is the 30th anniversary of the tournament.
The championship round is set for Friday at the Dye Club at Barefoot Resort.Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.