BMW Championship Highlights.
Conducted by the Western Golf Association to benefit the Evans Scholars Foundation, the BMW Championship is the third of four events in the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedExCup and determines the final field of 30 for the TOUR Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta.
|Event Title:||BMW Championship|
|Date:||September 6-11, 2016|
|Location:||Crooked Stick Golf Club, Carmel, Indiana|
|Purse:||$8.5 million in prize money; $1.53 million to the winner|
|Field:||70 finalists in the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedExCup|
|FedExCup Playoffs:||Penultimate event, Top 70 players|
|Defending Champion:||Jason Day (AUS)|
|Title Sponsor:||BMW of North America, LLC|
|Conducted By:||Western Golf Association|
|Volunteers:||Estimated 2,000-plus volunteers|
|Beneficiary:||Charles "Chick" Evans Caddie Scholarships from the Evans Scholars Foundation|