CVS Health Charity Classic Adds Dufner, Oosthuizen, and Lexi Thompson for June Event

CVS Health Charity Classic news release…

WOONSOCKET, Rhode Island (May 19, 2016)– CVS Health Charity Classic co-hosts Billy Andrade and Brad Faxon today announced the addition of three top-tier professional golfers to the main field.  PGA TOUR professionals Jason Dufner and Louis Oosthuizen along with LPGA standout Lexi Thompson will be part of a field of 20 pros who will compete in the June 26-28 charity golf tournament at Rhode Island Country Club in Barrington.

Making his second appearance at the Charity Classic, Dufner is a four-time winner on the PGA TOUR who currently ranks 17th in the FedExCup standings and 67th in the world. Oosthuizen, a 13-time PGA TOUR winner, including the 2010 Open Championship, is currently ranked 13th in the World Golf Rankings. He also returns to the Charity Classic for a second time

Thompson is returning to the CVS Health Charity Classic for the fifth consecutive year. This 2012 LPGA Rookie of the Year is currently 3rd in the Rolex Rankings and 10th in the CME Rankings. In her young career, she has already earned an impressive seven victories and posted 38 career top-10 finishes.