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MEDIA ADVISORY - Pandel Savic

Posted on Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Dublin, Ohio – Officials of Muirfield Village Golf Club and the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide are deeply saddened to announce that Pandel Savic, the Tournament’s general chairman emeritus, passed away today in Columbus. He was 92.

 

Pandel was born in Macedonia and came to the United States at age nine. He fought for his adopted and beloved country as a United States Marine in the South Pacific during World War II before attending The Ohio State University. While at OSU, Pandel quarterbacked the Buckeyes to their first Rose Bowl victory in 1950. He is one of the founding members of Muirfield Village Golf Club and served as general chairman of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide for more than 30 years, helping the Memorial become one of the premier stops on the PGA TOUR. He was a friend and mentor to all that met him, and he will be dearly missed.

 

Memorial services are pending.

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LPGA GREAT JUDY RANKIN SELECTED 2019 MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT HONOREE

Posted on Sunday, June 03, 2018

Dubliee Club has selected LPGA legend and broadcasting pioneer Judy Rankin as the Honoree for the 44th Memorial Tournament, scheduled for May 27-June 2, 2019.

 

Rankin amassed 26 wins on the LPGA Tour, including six in 1976, before becoming the first female golf broadcaster in 1984, when she was hired by ABC Sports.

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FINAL FIELD ANNOUNCED FOR THE 43rd PLAYING OF THE MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT PRESENTED BY NATIONWIDE

Posted on Friday, May 25, 2018
Golden Bear Club and Pavilion Badges reach sellout status

 

Dublin, Ohio – At 6:25 p.m. EDT Tournament officials announced the final playing field for the 2018 Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide. The contingent of 120 players is led by World No. 1 Justin Thomas, 2017 Memorial Tournament winner Jason Dufner and five-time winner and 14-time major champion Tiger Woods.

 

The 2018 Memorial Tournament begins Monday, May 28 at Muirfield Village Golf Club. This is the 43rd edition of the prestigious invitational Jack Nicklaus started in 1976.

 

In addition to Thomas, the list of top-10 players in the world rankings includes No. 2 Dustin Johnson, No. 3 Jordan Spieth, No. 5 Justin Rose (2010 Memorial winner), No. 6 Rickie Fowler, No. 7 Jason Day, No. 8 Rory McIlroy and No. 9 Hideki Matsuyama (2014 Memorial winner). The 2018 field also boasts the top 5 in the FedExCup standings: Thomas, No. 2 Day, No. 3 Phil Mickelson, No. 4 Patton Kizzire and No. 5 Patrick Reed, the reigning Masters champion.

 

One of the strongest fields of the year has created even higher interest in this year’s Tournament, leading to a sellout of both Golden Bear Club and Pavilion tickets.

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Olympic gold medalist Justin Rose joins World Golf Hall of Fame member Phil Mickelson and major champion Louis Oosthuizen to compete in the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide

Posted on Thursday, May 24, 2018
Field to include 13 past winners of the Memorial

 

 

Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that Olympic gold medalist Justin Rose, World Golf Hall of Fame member Phil Mickelson and major champion Louis Oosthuizen have officially committed to compete in the 43rd edition of the Memorial Tournament, being played May 28 – June 3 at Muirfield Village Golf Club.

 

Including Rose, who won the Memorial Tournament in 2010, there are 13 past Memorial winners committed to next week’s event at Muirfield Village Golf Club. Five-time winner Tiger Woods, Matt Kuchar and Jason Dufner, the 2017 winner, were previously announced. Others include, K.J. Choi, Ernie Els, Jim Furyk, David Lingmerth, Hideki Matsuyama, William McGirt, three-time winner Kenny Perry, Carl Pettersson and Vijay Singh.

 

The field now boasts eight of the top-10 from the Official World Golf Ranking: No. 1 Justin Thomas, No. 2 Dustin Johnson, No. 3 Jordan Spieth, No. 5 Rose, No. 6 Rickie Fowler, No. 7 Jason Day, No. 8 Rory McIlroy and No. 9 Matsuyama.

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Three-time major championship winner Jordan Spieth commits to the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide

Posted on Tuesday, May 22, 2018
2013 FedExCup Champion Henrik Stenson and fan favorite Rickie Fowler further strengthen one of the most stellar fields of the year on the PGA TOUR

 

Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that three-time major championship winner and World No. 3 Jordan Spieth will compete in the 43rd edition of the Memorial May 28 – June 3 at Jack Nicklaus’ world-renowned Muirfield Village Golf Club.

 

The Tournament also has accepted entries from 2013 FedExCup champion Henrik Stenson and fan favorite Rickie Fowler. These latest commitments strengthen the Memorial’s world-class field that already includes commitments from Tiger Woods, Justin Thomas, Dustin Johnson, Jason Day, Rory McIlroy, Bubba Watson, Zach Johnson and 2017 Memorial winner Jason Dufner, all owners of major titles.

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Newly minted World No. 1 Justin Thomas and five-time Memorial Tournament winner Tiger Woods officially commit

Posted on Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Woods to be paired with special Nationwide guest Peyton Manning during official Tournament Pro-Am, the Nationwide Invitational at the Memorial

 

Dublin, Ohio – The current No. 1 player in the world and the man who held that position longer than anyone else in history are the latest additions to the field for the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide.

 

Tournament officials announced today that newly minted World No. 1 and current FedExCup points leader Justin Thomas, along with five-time Memorial winner Tiger Woods have officially committed to compete in the 43rd edition of the Memorial Tournament, being played May 28 – June 3 at Muirfield Village Golf Club. Woods, who held the No. 1 ranking for a record 682 weeks, returns to the Memorial for the first time since 2015.

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Fan favorite and Memorial Tournament winner Matt Kuchar, former World No. 1 Adam Scott, two-time major champion Zach Johnson and 2017 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year Xander Schauffele commit

Posted on Tuesday, May 08, 2018

NFL greats Peyton Manning, Anthony Munoz, Greg Olsen and LaDainian Tomlinson to play in official Tournament Pro-Am, the Nationwide Invitational at the Memorial, to highlight Nationwide Children’s Hospital Patient Champion Program

 

Official Memorial Tournament Golf Shop opens in new Bridge Park district

 

Millennial ticket offer announced

 

Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that the Tournament has accepted entries from fan favorite and Memorial winner Matt Kuchar, former world No. 1 and 2013 Masters champion Adam Scott, two-time major championship winner Zach Johnson and 2017 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year Xander Schauffele to compete in the 43rd edition of the Memorial Tournament May 28 – June 3 at Muirfield Village Golf Club.

 

These latest commitments strengthen the Memorial’s world-class field that already includes World No. 1 Dustin Johnson, last week’s Wells Fargo champion Jason Day, Rory McIlroy, reigning Masters champion Patrick Reed, Bubba Watson and 2017 Memorial winner Jason Dufner – all owners of major titles.

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Legends Luncheon presented by Nationwide shines a bright light on Nicklaus Childrens Health Care Foundation and Nationwide Childrens Hospital alliance

Posted on Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Event raises $1.25 million for alliance, bringing eight-year total to more than $6.4 million

 

Eighth annual Nicklaus Youth Spirit Award Recipient announced

 

Dublin, Ohio – The Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide hosted the eighth annual Legends Luncheon presented by Nationwide today, a unique, award-winning fundraiser that brings to life the alliance between the Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation and Nationwide Children’s Hospital. All proceeds of the Legends Luncheon directly benefit the young patients and families that Nationwide Children’s compassionately serves each day.

 

The goal of the Luncheon is to support advances in pediatric care and research throughout the areas of most need at Nationwide Children’s. To that end, this year’s Luncheon raised a record $1,250,000 for the Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation and Nationwide Children’s alliance. The 2018 amount equals the largest single-year donation in the event’s history and brings the Luncheon’s eight-year total to $6,450,000.

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WORLD NO. 1 DUSTIN JOHNSON COMMITS TO THE MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT PRESENTED BY NATIONWIDE

Posted on Thursday, April 26, 2018

Two-time major champion Bubba Watson and 2018 Masters champion Patrick Reed strengthen world-class Tournament field

 

Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that World No. 1 Dustin Johnson will compete in the 43rd edition of the prestigious invitational hosted by golfing legend Jack Nicklaus May 28 – June 3 at Muirfield Village Golf Club.

 

The Tournament has also accepted entries from two-time major champion Bubba Watson and 2018 Masters champion Patrick Reed. These latest commitments strengthen the Memorial’s world-class field that already includes commitments from Jason Day, Rory McIlroy and 2017 Memorial winner Jason Dufner, all owners of major titles.

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Defending Memorial Tournament winner Jason Dufner joins 2016 FedExCup champion Rory McIlroy and major championship winner Jason Day to highlight early commitments to the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide

Posted on Thursday, April 12, 2018

Dublin, Ohio Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that the Tournament has accepted entries from 2017 Memorial winner Jason Dufner and 2016 FedExCup champion Rory McIlroy to compete in the 43rd edition of the prestigious invitational hosted by golfing legend Jack Nicklaus.

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE FOURTH ANNUAL FORE! MILER PRESENTED BY OHIOHEALTH

Posted on Thursday, February 15, 2018

Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today the return of the FORE! Miler presented by OhioHealth, a 4-mile road race that will kick off the 43rd playing of the prestigious PGA TOUR event hosted annually by golf legend Jack Nicklaus at Muirfield Village Golf Club. The race serves as a fundraiser that highlights and benefits the alliance between Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation and Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

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Keith Urban and Memorial Community Partner, NetJets, join annual benefit concert

Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Dublin, Ohio Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today the details of its 2018 benefit concert, including the addition of NetJets as the concert’s newest partner and four-time Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter Keith Urban as the headline artist.

 

NetJets presents Keith Urban at the IGS Energy Benefit Concert presented by City of Dublin is a private concert event that will benefit the Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation and Nationwide Children’s Hospital alliance. Proceeds will support the Memorial Tournament Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Nationwide Children’s.

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