McCoy, Hanzel highlight Gasparilla Invitational field

Michael McCoy during the second round of match play at the 2013 U.S. Mid-Amateur.
Michael McCoy during the second round of match play at the 2013 U.S. Mid-Amateur. ( USGA )

Friday, January 3, 2014

Mike McCoy, the 2013 U.S. Mid-Amateur champion, and Doug Hanzel, the 2013 U.S. Senior Amateur winner, headline the field for next month's Gasparilla Invitational.

The event will take place Feb. 20-22 at Palma Ceia Golf Club in Tampa, Fla.

McCoy will also compete in this year's Masters while Hanzel has an invite to this year's U.S. Open at Pinehurst. Other notables in the field include former USGA president and 1975 U.S. Amateur champ Fred Ridley; Haymes Snedeker, the brother of PGA Tour player Brandt Snedeker; and five-time Gasparilla Invitational winner Peter Datchisen.