14 Players To Receive Sponsor Exemptions


Past winners Chad Campbell, Rod Pampling on the list at Arnold Palmer Invitational Presented by MasterCard

Past champions Chad Campbell (2004) and Rod Pampling (2006) were among 14 players selected to receive sponsor exemptions to play in the Arnold Palmer Invitational Presented by MasterCard.

The PGA TOUR event with a field of 132 players will be held on the week of March 18-24 at the Bay Hill Club & Lodge in Orlando, Florida. Seven sponsor exemptions went to PGA TOUR Regular or Past Champion members. In addition to Campbell and Pampling, these exemptions went to Scott Verplank, Camilo Villegas, Stuart Appleby, Vaughn Taylor and Boo Weekley.

The other seven sponsor exemptions were unrestricted. These went to Southern Amateur champion Peter Williamson, two-time U.S. Open champion Lee Janzen, past Masters champion Mike Weir, Sean O'Hair, Greg Owen, Harris English and Patrick Reed.