South Bend - The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians, owners of Four Winds Casinos and the LPGA, the world's leading women's professional golf organization, announced today that Four Winds will sponsor the Four Winds Invitational, a new tournament on the 2012 Symetra Tour -- Road to the LPGA.
It will be held from Friday, August 10 through Sunday, August 12, at the Blackthorn Golf Club in South Bend, Ind.
The Four Winds Invitational will feature a field of professional women golfers from around the world competing for a total prize of $150,000, making it the largest purse on the 2012 Symetra Tour.
The Symetra Tour is the world's largest international women's development tour. Every year, the Top 10 Symetra Tour players earn automatic membership to play on the LPGA Tour.