Tournament Director Teo Sodeman stands with Prince Georgeâ€™s County Executive and former NFL star and broadcaster Brian Mitchell, who will host the Tournament. Photo By Michael Yourishin
The PGA Tourâ€™s Nationwide Tour returns to the Country Club at Woodmore in Prince Georges County for the 2009 Melwood Prince Georgeâ€™s County Open. This is the third year for the Country Club at Woodmore to host this prestigious golf tournament, which will be played the week of June 1-7. The course at Woodmore is ranked eighth in the Mid-Atlantic region by Golf Digest. The tournament will feature 156 top professional golfers competing for a purse of $675,000, with the winner collecting $122,000.
â€œThe growth of this tournament over the last two years has been phenomenal,â€ said Teo Sodeman, Tournament Director. â€œThe Golf Channel airing our event speaks to just how far it has come in such a short time.â€