Major Champions Johnson, Kaymer Among Latest To Commit To RBC Heritage

Four golfers who have prestigious titles to their names have announced they will try to add a tartan jacket to their closets next month.

Zach Johnson, Martin Kaymer, Russell Knox, and Xander Schauffele have committed to the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing, which will take place April 9-15 at Harbour Town Golf Links.

They join a field that already includes defending champion Wesley Bryan and Team RBC Ambassador and world No. 1 Dustin Johnson. Team RBC Ambassadors and past champions Jim Furyk, Matt Kuchar, Graeme McDowell, and Brandt Snedeker are also vying for a chance to win another tartan jacket.

Johnson has two major championships to his name – the 2007 Masters and the 2015 U.S. Open. The Cedar Rapids, Iowa, native has earned 11 additional wins on the PGA Tour and will be competing at Harbour Town for the13th time.

Kaymer’s three wins on the PGA Tour include the 2010 PGA Championship and 2014 U.S. Open. He has also earned 12 International victories and competed in the 2016 Olympics for Germany. He will be making his fourth start at the RBC Heritage.

Knox earned two PGA Tour victories in 2016, including the WGC–HSBC Champions. The Scottish native has carded two top-10 finishes this season and has finished in the top 20 in each of his four starts at the RBC Heritage.

Schauffele is ranked 24th in the Official World Golf Rankings and has two top-10 finishes this season. He earned two wins on the PGA Tour in 2017, including the Tour Championship. The California native will be competing at Harbour Town for the first time.

For more information on the 50th annual RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing tournament, visit rbcheritage.com or call 843.671.2448.

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