Three former Wildcats to compete in Masters

Jim Furyk, Rory Sabbatini and Ricky Barnes eye the green jacket

Posted: April 7

AUGUSTA, Ga. — UA alumni Jim Furyk, Rory Sabbatini and Ricky Barnes will compete in the Masters this Thursday through Sunday at Augusta National in Augusta, Ga.

Each will try to become the first former Wildcat to win the Green Jacket.

Angel Cabrera won the tournament last year as Jim Furyk posted a Top-10 finish. They will be paired together for the first two rounds along with Byeong-Hun An. They will tee-off at 10:24 a.m. EST Thursday in the 14th group of the day. The three have a 1:31 p.m. tee time on Friday.

Furyk has recorded four top-25 finishes in six events this season including a win in the Transitions Championship, the 14th PGA victory of his career.