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PGA Tour’s Barracuda event moves to California

Tournament had been held since its 1999 founding at Montreux Golf & Country Club in nearby Reno, Nev.

Relocated: The PGA Tour’s Barracuda Championship, about 45 miles west in the Sierra Nevada to Tahoe Mountain Club’s Old Greenwood Golf Course in Truckee, Calif., officials announced. Since its founding in 1999 as an opposite-field event known as the Reno-Tahoe Open, the tournament had been held at Montreux Golf & Country Club in Reno, Nev. Both courses were designed by Jack Nicklaus. Tournament officials said that the event will continue to use a modified Stableford scoring system. It will be played July 2-5, opposite the WGC FedEx St. Jude Invitational.

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