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$5,600,000 Humana Challenge Field
PGA West (Arnold Palmer Private Course)
Par 72 - 6930 Yards
La Quinta Country Club
Par 72 - 7060 Yards
PGA West (Jack Nicklaus Private Course)
Par 72 - 6924 Yards
La Quinta, California
Jan 19 - Jan 22, 2012
 
Blake Adams
Stephen Ames
Stuart Appleby
Arjun Atwal
Sang-Moon Bae
Briny Baird
Ricky Barnes
Cameron Beckman
Rich Beem
Charlie Beljan
Matt Bettencourt
Tommy Biershenk
Kris Blanks
Jonas Blixt
Jason Bohn
Michael Bradley
Mark Brooks
Scott Brown
Chad Campbell
Miguel Angel Carballo
Roberto Castro
Bud Cauley
Greg Chalmers
Kevin Chappell
Gary Christian
Gavin Coles
Chad Collins
Erik Compton
Chris Couch
Ben Crane
Brian Davis
Marco Dawson
Brendon de Jonge
Chris DiMarco
James Driscoll
Jason Dufner
Ken Duke
Joe Durant
David Duval
Steve Elkington
Harris English
Bob Estes
Keith Fergus
Harrison Frazar
Tommy Gainey
Stephen Gangluff
Robert Garrigus
Bobby Gates
Brian Gay
Tom Gillis
Mathew Goggin
Paul Goydos
Bill Haas
Hunter Haas
Brian Harman
David Hearn
J.J. Henry
Tim Herron
Charley Hoffman
Charles Howell III
Ryuji Imada
Trevor Immelman
Lee Janzen
Brandt Jobe
Dustin Johnson
Zach Johnson
Steve Jones
Sung Kang
Jerry Kelly
Troy Kelly
J.J. Killeen
Anthony Kim
Chris Kirk
Kevin Kisner
Russell Knox
Jason Kokrak
Matt Kuchar
Martin Laird
Derek Lamely
Danny Lee
Richard H. Lee
Justin Leonard
Spencer Levin
Jamie Lovemark
Bill Lunde
Jarrod Lyle
Jeff Maggert
John Mallinger
Steve Marino
David Mathis
Troy Matteson
Billy Mayfair
Scott McCarron
William McGirt
George McNeill
Rocco Mediate
John Merrick
Phil Mickelson
Mike Miles
Bryce Molder
Ryan Moore
Kevin Na
Seung-Yul Noh
Greg Norman
Nick O'Hern
Joe Ogilvie
Jeff Overton
Ryan Palmer
Rod Pampling
Pat Perez
Tom Pernice, Jr.
Carl Pettersson
Scott Piercy
Ted Potter, Jr.
Brett Quigley
Chez Reavie
Kyle Reifers
John Rollins
Rory Sabbatini
Sam Saunders
John Senden
Heath Slocum
Brandt Snedeker
Scott Stallings
Kyle Stanley
Brendan Steele
Kevin Streelman
Chris Stroud
Kevin Sutherland
Vaughn Taylor
Josh Teater
Kyle Thompson
Michael Thompson
Brendon Todd
David Toms
D.J. Trahan
Cameron Tringale
Bo Van Pelt
Jhonattan Vegas
Camilo Villegas
Johnson Wagner
Jimmy Walker
Charlie Wi
Mark Wilson
 
NOTES
The PGA Tour bids aloha to Hawaii and heads to the mainland for the Humana Challenge. This event was formerly known as The Bob Hope Classic, but the PGA Tour, Humana and the William J. Clinton Foundation entered into an eight-year agreement. Hope`s legacy remains with the tournament as the winner will be awarded the Bob Hope Memorial Trophy. The name wasn`t the only change for the 2012 championship. This event used to be five rounds, but it`s been trimmed to four. La Quinta Country Club, PGA West Nicklaus Private Course and PGA West Palmer Private remained part of the rotation, but SilverRock Resort was dropped. The format is the same, with professionals playing with amateurs. They team for three rounds, rotating among the three courses, then the 54-hole cut is made and the guys making money play on Sunday. Pres. Clinton called upon his buddy Greg Norman. The Hall of Famer hasn`t played a PGA Tour event since the 2009 British Open Championship and only teed it up once when this was the Bob Hope Classic. That came way back in 1986. Phil Mickelson also committed to the field. He`s a two-time champion (2002, 2004) and is making his 2012 PGA Tour debut. Also beginning his season is Dustin Johnson, who sat out the Hawaii swing after knee surgery. Jhonattan Vegas parred the second playoff hole to defeat 2011 FedExCup champion and 2010 Hope winner Bill Haas and Gary Woodland. Vegas was a fourth- round co-leader with Woodland and both had three-under 69s on Sunday. Haas was knocked out on the first playoff hole, then Vegas` par on the second extra hole was enough to get the win. Golf Channel has the telecast. Next week is the Farmers Insurance Open, which was won by Bubba Watson in a thrilling finish. He bested fellow left-hander Mickelson by a single stroke.