Pro Golf returns to the Queen City

Charlotte, NC (WBTV)

Professional golf steps back in the spotlight here in the Queen City as the Symetra Tour makes is first stop ever in Charlotte.

It will be the Symetra Classic at Raintree Country Club. 144 lady golfers will compete for the 100 thousand dollar purse. Tuesday, they got in some practice rounds.

This tour is one step below the LPGA so some great golf will be on display.

Tiger Wood's niece and former Wake Forest star Cheyenne Woods will make her tour debut this week.

Other local golfers of note include former Concord High star Cydney Clanton, Hickory native Abby Bools, and Lancaster native Laura Crawford.

The tournament begins Friday.