Field set for FedEx St. Jude Championship as FedExCup Playoffs begin
The FedExCup Playoffs opener returns to TPC Southwind
MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The 2022-23 FedExCup Regular Season has concluded, and the 17th edition of the FedExCup Playoffs is set to begin at the FedEx St. Jude Championship at TPC Southwind with the top 70 members in the FedExCup standings qualifying for the event.
Once again packed with star power, the field features four FedExCup Champions and is headlined by standings leader Jon Rahm. Additionally, nine of the top 10 players in the Official World Golf Ranking are set to compete.
Past champions of the opening event of the FedExCup Playoffs in the field include Tony Finau (2021) who won at Liberty National Golf Club, Jason Day (2015) who earned his title at Plainfield Country Club, and Matt Kuchar (2010) who was victorious at Ridgewood Country Club.
Lucas Glover earned his fifth career PGA TOUR title, and first since the 2021 John Deere Classic, on Sunday at the Wyndham Championship. The victory moved Glover up 63 spots in the FedExCup standings from No. 112 to No. 49, qualifying him for the FedExCup Playoffs for the fifth consecutive season and 13th total in his career.
PGA TOUR rookie Ben Griffin qualified as the last player in the field at No. 70 in the FedExCup standings. Griffin will be making his FedExCup Playoffs debut.
All 70 members qualified for the FedEx St. Jude Championship will compete at TPC Southwind.
The 70-player field for the FedEx St. Jude Championship is listed below:
Daily Grounds tickets for the 2023 FedEx St. Jude Championship are still available for all days. Tickets are dynamically priced, so fans are encouraged to purchase early to secure the lowest available price.
For an upgraded experience, the Michelob ULTRA Athletic Club is an exclusive, open-air hospitality experience with covered stadium seating on a first-come, first-serve basis overlooking the iconic No. 11 hole at TPC Southwind. Beer and non-alcoholic beverages are included in the ticket price while wine, spirits and premium food are available for purchase within the Michelob ULTRA Athletic Club.
Fans traveling to TPC Southwind for the 2023 championship can purchase a Lot X General Parking pass for $20 (plus taxes and fees, limit 2 per person, per day) from Thursday, Aug. 10 through Sunday, Aug. 13. Lot X is located at the FedEx Headquarters at 3640 Hacks Cross Road. Fans must reserve parking passes in advance; passes will not be available for purchase at the parking lot as the passes are fulfilled digitally.
For those looking to take advantage of the family-friendly activities on Wednesday, including the Pro-Am, fans are welcome to complimentary parking in Lot C, onsite off Winchester Road with direct access to the course via No. 17 green.
An alternative option for traveling to the 2023 FedEx St. Jude Championship is to utilize the rideshare option to TPC Southwind, located near 3400 Players Club Parkway just between No. 1 green and No. 2 tee. Enter “FedEx St. Jude Championship” as your destination and tournament guests will be dropped off near the rideshare entrance. As the day at TPC Southwind comes to an end, fans can exit the tournament grounds through the rideshare entry and follow championship signage to the designated rideshare pick-up area outside the gates.
As the first event of the FedExCup Playoffs, the FedEx St. Jude Championship marks the start of the PGA TOUR’s most thrilling three weeks in golf where every shot counts. Don’t miss out on the action! For more information about the FedEx St. Jude Championship, please visit FedExChampionship.com. Fans are also encouraged to follow the FedEx St. Jude Championship on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for tournament updates.