Matthew Wolff gained’t have the possibility to copy his PGA Championship debut. He withdrew from the event on Tuesday night time.
No motive was given for why the 22-year-old gained’t tee it up in the 12 months’s second main at Kiawah Island. He was changed in the sphere by Tom Hoge.
If the winner of this week’s AT&T Byron Nelson is already in the PGA discipline, Wyndham Clark (who’s 82nd in PGA Championship Points) can be subsequent in the event. Brandon Hagy, Ok.H. Lee and CT Pan are the subsequent three alternates, respectively.
It’s been a curious season for Wolff, the previous NCAA champion who burst onto the scene with a win in his first few months on Tour in 2019. Last 12 months he factored in two majors, together with in his Grand Slam debut on the PGA Championship, the place he tied for fourth. A month later, he held the 54-hole lead on the U.S. Open earlier than falling to Bryson DeChambeau.
This 12 months has been a battle, nonetheless, as Wolff battled a nagging hand damage. He has now withdrawn from three occasions, been disqualified from the Masters for signing an incorrect scorecard and failed to complete inside the highest 25 in his final 10 begins relationship to the autumn. In his most up-to-date begin, eventually month’s Zurich Classic, Wolff teamed with Collin Morikawa to overlook the lower.