LA JOLLA, CA - JANUARY 27: Phil Mickelson speaks to caddie Jim "Bones" MacKay before teeing off the 10th hole during the second round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines Golf Course, South Course on January 27, 2012 in La Jolla, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
The 2012 Waste Management Open returns to TPC Scottsdale January 30 - February 5.
It's that time again Phoenix Area golf fans as the 2012 Waste Management Open returns to the TPC Scottsdale for another exciting week with the best golfers in the world!
Phil Mickelson, Rickie Fowler, Fred Couples, and defending tournament champion Mark Wilson hit the links alongside the likes of Bubba Watson, Vijay Singh, Bill Haas, Kenny Perry, and Justin Leonard for four days of fun under the sun, with a nice paycheck to boot ($1.098 million for the eventual winner).
A number of local golfers also have committed to the event, such as Robert Garrigus, Ricky Barnes, Martin Laird, Billy Mayfair, Pat Perez, Chez Reavie, Mathew Goggin and Kevin Streelman. Three-time Phoenix Open Champion Mark Calcavecchia, Scottsdale resident Jeff Quinney and Arizona State University graduate Matt Jones all received sponsor exemptions.
The Open will be played January 30 - February 5, 2012, at the TPC Scottsdale.
For more information, including ticket sales for the Waste Management Phoenix Open, visit wmphoenixopen.com