HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC – The Heritage Classic Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting educational and charitable initiatives to enhance the quality of life and economic vitality throughout South Carolina, is proud to announce the latest commitments to the 52nd RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing. C.T. Pan will defend his title at South Carolina’s annual PGA TOUR event. This year’s tournament will being held April 13-19, 2020 over the famed Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, S.C. He will be joined by three additional past champions.
C.T. Pan, Davis Love III, Aaron Baddeley, Glen Day and Branden Grace will all be competing for a chance to take home another plaid jacket. Previously committed past champions and Team RBC ambassadors include Jim Furyk, Matt Kuchar, Graeme McDowell and Brandt Snedeker.
Pan earned his first PGA TOUR victory at the 2019 RBC Heritage. He entered the final round trailing Dustin Johnson by two strokes and posted a 4-under 67 to win by one stroke over Matt Kuchar. The University of Washington graduate finished with a winning score of 12-under 272. He was a member of the International Team at the 2019 Presidents Cup, making him the first to represent Chinese Taipei in that competition. He will be making his 4th start at Harbour Town.
Love has earned 21 PGA TOUR victories, including five wins at Harbour Town Golf Links. The Sea Island resident and University of North Carolina graduate was only 23 when he won his first in 1987, making him the youngest champion. The 2016 Ryder Cup captain and World Golf Hall of Famer will be celebrating his 31st start at the RBC Heritage. In 2018, he competed against his son Dru, making it the first time three generations have competed at Harbour Town since Davis’ dad played in 1969 and 1970.
Baddeley’s first win on the PGA TOUR came at the 2006 RBC Heritage. He has won three other times since and has carded three top ten finishes this season. He was born in New Hampshire but moved to Australia when he was two. He has earned four international victories in Australia and will be making his 16th start at Harbour Town.
Day’s career on the PGA TOUR began in 1994. He defeated Payne Stewart and Jeff Sluman in a play-off to win at Harbour Town in 1999. He will be competing in his 24th RBC Heritage.
Grace, a South African native, has eleven International wins and earned his first PGA TOUR victory at the 2016 RBC Heritage. He also carded a T7 and T11 in two additional starts at Harbour Town. He will be making his 5th consecutive start at Harbour Town.
For more information on the 52nd annual RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing tournament, visit rbcheritage.com or call 843.671.2448.
About the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing Celebrating its 52nd year in 2020, the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing is the only PGA TOUR event in South Carolina. Played over the Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island since 1969, the event is set for April 13-19, 2020. The Heritage Classic Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, is dedicated to supporting educational and charitable initiatives to enhance quality of life and economic vitality. Since it was founded in 1987, the Foundation has donated more than $44.6 million to people in need. For information on how to "Get Your Plaid On!” call 843.671.2448, visit www.rbcheritage.com or Facebook (RBC Heritage) and Twitter (@RBC_Heritage).