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Conway Farms Golf Club To Host Pre-Championship Exhibition

The prize money will be donated to the Evans Scholars Foundation

By Megan Purazrang
|  Monday, Aug 5, 2013  |  Updated 1:39 PM CDT
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Conway Farms Golf Club To Host Pre-Championship Exhibition

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Luke Donald of Europe plays a bunker shot on the fifth hole during the Singles Matches for The 39th Ryder Cup at Medinah Country Club on September 30, 2012 in Medinah, Illinois. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

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Conway Farms Golf Club is hosting a nine-hole exhibition with professional PGA members as a preview to the BMW Championship

The invitation-only event will take place on Aug. 12, scheduled in 30-minute segments beginning at
11:45 a.m. Luke Donald, a Conway Farms member, and Mark Wilson will be teamed up with Chicago Bulls player Kirk Hinrich and retired Chicago Bears player Brian Urlacher on the course.

The teams will compete for a $5,000 per-hole prize that will be donated to the Evans Scholars Foundation.

Mark Rolfing of Golf Channel/NBC Sports will emcee at the club. 

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