Sorenstam honorary host of Kraft Nabisco celebrity pro-am

Annika Sorenstam
Annika Sorenstam ( Getty Images )

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Annika Sorenstam will serve as the honorary host for the celebrity pro-am for the Kraft Nabisco Championship on April 1-7.

The 10-time major champion will not only play in the pro-am, but provide a presence throughout the week of the first major of the year.

“The Kraft Nabisco Championship has such a rich history and I’m honored to be able to play a role in its equally exciting future,” Sorenstam said.

Some celebrities to appear are Ray Romano, Craig T. Nelson, Kevin Nealon, Dennis Haysbert, Thomas Gibson, Joe Mantegna, Cheech Marin, Alice Cooper, Joe Theirmann, Scott Wolf and Ron Perlman.

In addition to her role as honorary host of the Kraft pro-am, Annika will also do some television work with the Golf Channel and continue her fundraising role benefiting F.I.N.D Food Bank.

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