News Updates

UNC REX Healthcare and PGA TOUR Extend Title Partnership for REX Hospital Open

UNC REX Healthcare has reached a new agreement with the PGA TOUR to remain the title sponsor of the REX Hospital Open for another five years. The Triangle’s premier professional golf event and a must-see stop on the Tour will return to TPC Wakefield Plantation in Raleigh May 29 through June 4, 2017.

Rex Hospital Open Alumni Ready to Compete on the PGA TOUR

The 25 professional golfers from this year’s Tour who will move up to play on the 2016-17 PGA TOUR feature many alumni from the 2016 Rex Hospital Open, including this year’s Rex Hospital Open champion, Trey Mullinax, and Raleigh native Grayson Murray. [Read more…]

PGA Tour Recap: 2016 REX Hospital Open

Check out this interactive overview of the 2016 REX Hospital Open (link in page)…

Trey Mullinax Outpaces Competition to Clinch Tour Victory in Rex Hospital Open

Trey Mullinax, a former Alabama golfer, won this year’s Rex Hospital Open with a final score of 14-under. Mullinax’s victory at TPC Wakefield is his first win on the tour and his third top-10 finish. [Read more…]

The final start: Legendary voice Bidwell, bids farewell after Rex Open (WRAL)

He is the unmistakable voice of the Rex Hospital Open. Bob Bidwell is as much of a fixture as the tee boxes and greens themselves at Wakefield Plantation having served as the tournament starter since the tournament’s inception. [Read more…]

Smithfield native looking for a spot on PGA’s Champions Tour (WNCN)

Neal Lancaster’s putt at the 18th hole of the Rex Hospital Open came to rest on the lip of the cup. Another par putt gone astray. “I know what I need to do,” stressed Lancaster. “I just got to put a little positive thinking into it and quit being so negative.” [Read more…]

Trey Mullinax wins Rex Hospital Open for first Title (AP)

Read the original article at Trey Mullinax won the Rex Hospital Open on Sunday for his first Tour title, shooting a 3-under 68 for a two-stroke victory over Brady Schnell. “It’s unbelievable. I still can’t believe it. It hasn’t hit me, but it will,” said Mullinax, five strokes behind Schnell with nine holes […]

Trey Mullinax surges to Rex Hospital Open victory on Tour (N&O)

Trey Mullinax and Justin Thomas, being former Alabama teammates and good friends, texted each other Sunday morning. Mullinax was about to play in the final round of the Rex Hospital Open, the Tour event at TPC Wakefield Plantation. Thomas was doing the same at The Players Championship. [Read more…]

Trey Mullinax Claims 2016 Rex Hospital Open Title (TSN)

Read the original article at RALEIGH, N.C. – They say good things happen to those who wait. For Trey Mullinax, an eagle on the 573-yard, par-five 15th hole at TPC Wakefield Plantation made the difference and  earned him the 2016 Rex Hospital Open championship title on Sunday. “I hit 3-wood in, and I just […]

Schnell Leads Rex Open Heading into Final Round (TSN)

Brady Schnell took sole possession of the top spot on the leaderboard following the third round of play at the 2016 Rex Hospital Open. That’s where he’ll start the final round of play along with Dominic Bozzelli when the two tee off in the final pairing at 1 p.m. on Sunday. [Read more…]