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Out: Of a sponsor, the PGA Tour’s annual winter stop in the California desert, which will be played this season as the Desert Classic. CareerBuilder opted not to renew as title sponsor after three years. The tournament will be played Jan. 17-20 at PGA West in La Quinta.

Announced: As host site of the 2022 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship, Country Club of Birmingham (Ala.), according to the U.S. Golf Association. The dates of the eighth annual two-man team event will be May 14-18. The club, which dates to 1898, features two courses designed by Donald Ross.