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Current Field List

The following golfers are scheduled to compete in the 2016 Rex Hospital Open.

Rex Hospital Open Renames Media Cup Trophy to Honor Jim Connors

he Rex Hospital Open, part of the Tour, is proud to announce that the annual Media Day Golf Challenge trophy has been renamed to honor Jim Connors, the highly regarded sports anchor and Raleigh sports director for Time Warner Cable News North Carolina (TWC News North Carolina) who passed away unexpectedly last November.

2015 Rex Hospital Open Corporate Challenge

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Rex Open Finalist Harold Varner III on the David Glenn Show

Listen to Harold Varner III’s full radio interview on the David Glenn Show. […]

Kyle Thompson Clinches Tour Victory in Rex Hospital Open at TPC Wakefield Plantation

Kyle Thompson, from Greenville, S.C., won this year’s Rex Hospital Open by one stroke, following an exciting three-man playoff between Thompson, Patton Kizzire and Miguel Carballo. Fans at TPC Wakefield Plantation’s 18th hole watched Sunday as he accepted his third Open winner’s trophy. Thompson is the first player in Tour history to win the same event three times, having previously won the Rex Hospital Open in 2007 and 2011. […]

Kyle Thompson uses 2-hole playoff to take his 3rd Rex Open title (N&O)

Kyle Thompson proved a lot to himself Sunday, personally and professionally. He proved he can still win. He proved he can make the clutch swings and big putts under pressure. Above all, he proved he can still make a living playing pro golf.

Thompson had won the Rex Hospital Open at TPC Wakefield Plantation twice before, in 2007 and 2011. But he returned to Wakefield this year for the Tour tournament without a dollar in winnings, wondering if his career might be near an end at age 36. […]

Kyle Thompson’s 4-foot birdie at Rex Open reversed his career course (N&O)

Thompson, who also won this tournament in 2007 and 2011, jumped all the way to 15th on the money list with the win, but it was more than that. Coming into the week, he didn’t even have any way to get into any more tournaments this summer. With one putt, he’s in all of them. […]

Thompson Wins Rex Hospital Open in Playoff (

Kyle Thompson rolled in a four-foot birdie putt on the second playoff to beat Patton Kizzire and Miguel Carballo and win the Rex Hospital Open for the third time in his career. Thompson, 36, fired a 4-under 67 in the final round at TPC Wakefield Plantation to finish at 17-under 267 and join the second playoff of the 2015 season. […]

Tee Times- Round 4, Sunday May 31

View tee times for Round 4 of the 2015 Rex Hospital Open.

Ex-ECU Player Takes Rex Lead (N&O)

Harold Varner III was about to tee off Saturday in the Rex Hospital Open when he got just the right kind of advice. Jim Burns, a first-tee starter at TPC Wakefield Plantation, told Varner, “Keep up the pace you’ve had and you should shoot 62 today.” Varner smiled and told Burns he had never had a 62 on the Tour, only to have Burns reply, “There’s a first time for everything.” […]