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Will Zalatoris, Tony Finau are in

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The 2022 Rocket Mortgage Classic announced the commitment of nine players on Wednesday, headlined by Will Zalatoris and Tony Finau.

Justin Rose, Jason Day, Cameron Young, Rickie Fowler, Matt Kuchar, Kevin Kisner and defending RMC champion Cam Davis have agreed to play so far. The tournament is scheduled for July 28-31 at the Detroit Golf Club.

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Zalatoris is No. 12 in the most recent Official World Golf Ranking and finished second at the US Open and the PGA Championship. Last season in Detroit, he finished last among 77 players to make the cut, scoring par 288 for the tournament after going 2-for-74 and 4-for-76 over the weekend.

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Will Zalatoris hits an approach shot from the eighth fairway during the second round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic at the Detroit Golf Club in Detroit on Friday, July 2, 2021.

Finau is ranked No. 17 and has represented the USA on his last two Ryder Cup teams.

“We are excited to announce that such a successful group of players will be joining us in Detroit this summer, and this is just the beginning of our commitments to players,” said Jason Langwell, CEO of Rocket Mortgage Classic.

“Having golfers of this caliber committed to playing in the Rocket Mortgage Classic speaks volumes about the momentum we are building and the desire of top players to be a part of our event. It’s also great to have your support for our Changing the Course initiative to bridge the digital divide in Detroit.”

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