NOTES ON THE FIELD
This week’s field features 59 players, all Latin American, from 13 countries. Here is the breakdown: Argentina (25), Mexico (9), Brazil (5), Chile (4), Colombia (4), Ecuador (2), Guatemala (2), Peru (2), Venezuela ( 2), Bolivia (1), Costa Rica (1), Panama (1) and Dominican Republic (1)
PLAYERS TO WATCH:
Álvaro Ortiz (Mexico): The Latin America Amateur Championship 2019 winner stood out last year as the second best amateur at The Masters. He also had the chance to play six events on the PGA TOUR where he made two cuts.
Horacio León (Chile): He won the Quito Open presented by Diners Club in 2018 which allowed him to play the Korn Ferry Tour in 2019, where he played 15 events, with a top-10 and two other top-25s, but at the end of the season he lost the card. In PGA TOUR Latinoamérica he played 64 tournaments with 1 win and three top-10s.