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Golfers to watch at 2018 Zach Johnson Foundation Classic

Event tees off Monday at 10:15 a.m.

John Daly on the ninth green during the first round of A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier golf tournament at The Old White TPC. (USA Today Sports)
John Daly on the ninth green during the first round of A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier golf tournament at The Old White TPC. (USA Today Sports)
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Monday's eighth annuaZach Johnson Foundation Classic wilinclude some of top names on the PGA Tour.

Here is a closer look at some of the bigger names.

John Daly

Age: 52

Hometown: Carmichael, Calif.

College: University of Arkansas

PGA Tour wins: 5

World Golf Ranking: 1,334

Career highlights: Won the 1991 PGA Championship and the 1995 British Open ... won the 2017 Insperity Invitational on the Champions Tour ... Turned pro in 1987 and has earned more than $11 million ... his best Champions Tour finish this year was a tie for fifth at the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf.

Jason Dufner

Age: 41

Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio

College: Auburn University

PGA Tour wins: 5

World Golf Ranking: 49th

Career highlights: Won the 2013 PGA Championship ... Turned pro in 2000 and picked up his first Tour victory in 2012 at the Zurich Classic. Also won the Byron Nelson Open that year ... has earned nearly $26 million ... played on the 2012 U.S. Ryder Cup team.

Tony Finau

Age: 28

Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah

College: None

PGA Tour wins: 1

World Golf Ranking: 31

Career highlights: He has six Top 10 finishes this year, including a runner-up at the Safeway Open and a tie for second at the Genesis Open and a fifth at the U.S. Open ... Turned pro of 2007 and has earned more than $10 million ... His only Tour win was a the 1016 Puerto Rico Open ... Finished second on Golf Channel’s “Big Break Disney.”

Bill Haas

Age: 36

Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.

College: Wake Forest

PGA Tour wins: 6

World Golf Ranking: 93

Career highlights: Turned pro in 2004 and has made more than $29 million in career earnings ... won the Bob Hope Classic in 2010, his first Tour victory ... his last win was in 2015 at the Humana Challenge ... played on the 2011, 2013 and 2015 President Cup teams ... his father, Jay, was a PGA Tour regular with 33 professional wins, including 18 on the Champions Tour. Jay also is playing in the ZJF Classic.

Zach Johnson

Age: 42

Hometown: Cedar Rapids

College: Drake University

PGA Tour wins: 12

World Golf Ranking: 51

Career highlights: Won the Masters in 2007 and the British Open in 2015 ... turned pro in 1998 and has earned more than $44 million ... His first PGA Tour win was in 2004 at the Bell South Classic, his last was the British Open in 2015 ... Has played on five U.S. Ryder Cup teams and four President Cup teams.

Kyle Stanley

Age: 30

Hometown: Gig Harbor, Wash.

College: Clemson University

PGA Tour wins: 2

World Golf Ranking: 38

Career highlights: Tied for second at the Memorial Tournament this year and tied for fifth at the WGC-HSBC Champions and WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play ... Turned pro in 2009 and won the Waste Management Phoenix Open in 2012. He also won the 2017 Quicken Loans National... Has earned more than $12 million.

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