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State Farm Rail Classic changes dates

StateFarmRailClassic officials have announced that the dates for the 25th annual event will be altered for a Sunday finish.

In past years, the 54-holetournamentconcludedonLaborDay Mondaywith a Saturday start. However, this year's event will begin on Friday and end on Sunday (September 1-3).

"We'll still be playing on Labor Day weekend,"statedBoardof DirectorsChairman,WilliamS.Foster."Futhermore,we have been studying the idea of a Sunday finish for some time because it makes it easierfor the LPGA professionals to make it to their next tour stop. This change will also allow more flexibility forourvolunteersand gallery in planning their holiday weekend."

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