The third annual HyVee Classic golf tournament gets underway today at the Hyperion Field Club in Johnston. Ruth Mitchell is spokesperson for the tournament.She says they have a field of 44 players from the senior women’s tour, including seven Hall of Fame golfers. Famous names in the tourney include Pat Bradley, Kathy Witworth, JoAnne Carner and Patty Sheehan. Mitchell says cold weather dampened last year’s tournament, but everything is ready for a good run this time around.They have over 400 volunteers who’ll work the course.The tournament helps raise thousands of dollars for charity.The Variety Club of Iowa is the designated charity and received over 125-thousand dollars from the tournament last year. St. Louis Rams quarterback Kurt Warner will tee off Friday in the pro-am portion of the tournament.
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