Dates: October 31- November 6th, 2016
Player Field: 132 PGA TOUR Professionals
Course: TPC Summerlin
Course Information: The par-71, 7,223-yard TPC Summerlin course was designed by Bobby Weed and player consultant Fuzzy Zoeller. TPC Summerlin has been honored by Golf Digest as one of "America's Best" golf courses, and the course ranks as one of the "Top 100 Modern Golf Courses in the United States."
Format: 72-hole stroke play
Beneficiary: All proceeds benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children
Winner's Share: $1,152,000
Defending Champion: With a total score of 264 (-20) Ben Martin notched his first career PGA TOUR victory at the 2014 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. A two-time winner in 2013 on the Web.com TOUR, Martin holed a 45-foot eagle putt on the 16th hole to propel him to a two shot victory over hard charging runner-up and two-time PGA TOUR winner Kevin Streelman. Martin, who turned pro in 2010 after earning a degree in Financial Management from Clemson University in 2009, will put his education to use after taking away a Las Vegas tournament record $1,116,000 first place prize.
Recent Champions: Smylie Kaufman (2015) ,Ben Martin (2014) Webb Simpson (2013), Ryan Moore (2012), Kevin Na (2011)