HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC – Luke Donald, Jason Dufner, Webb Simpson and Vijay Singh have all committed to the 49th annual RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing. South Carolina’s only PGA TOUR event is being held April 10-16, 2017 over the famed Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, S.C.
Previous commitments include past champions Stewart Cink, Jim Furyk, Branden Grace, Matt Kuchar, Graeme McDowell and Brandt Snedeker.
Donald finished the 2016 RBC Heritage three strokes behind champion Branden Grace to tie for 2nd place. The Englishman has a history of playing well at Harbour Town. He is making his 12th start and has only missed the cut twice, carding six top ten finishes. Donald has earned five victories on the PGA TOUR and eight International titles.
Dufner has earned four victories on the PGA TOUR including the 2016 CareerBuilder Challenge. The Auburn University graduate was born in Ohio and will be competing in the RBC Heritage for the ninth time.
Simpson has earned four wins on the PGA TOUR. Earlier this season at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, he lost to Hideki Matsuyama in a playoff. The Wake Forest grad and Charlotte, North Carolina resident will be making his eighth start at the RBC Heritage. His best finish at Harbour Town was in 2013, when he lost on the first play-off hole to Graeme McDowell to earn second place.
Singh has earned 34 wins on the PGA TOUR since turning pro in 1982. Fiji’s only PGA TOUR golfer also has 22 International victories. He is making his 14th start at Harbour Town.
Daily tickets and weeklong badges for this year’s tournament are now on sale online at www.rbcheritage.com or by calling the tournament office at (843) 671-2448.