this week's tournaments
CHILDREN'S MIRACLE NETWORK HOSPITALS CLASSIC
Site: Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Courses: Walt Disney World Resort, Magnolia Course (7,516 yards, par 72) and Palm Course (7,010 yards, par 72).
Purse: $4.7 million.
Winner's share: $846,000.
Television: Golf Channel (Thursday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.)
Last year: Luke Donald won the season-ending event to win the PGA Tour money title and went on to become the first player to also top the European Tour money list in the same season.
Notes: The top 125 on the money list after the event will earn full 2013 exemptions, and the next 25 will receive conditional status. Jeff Maggert is 122nd with $671,494, followed by Kevin Chappell ($623,775), Rod Pampling ($620,893), No. 125 Billy Mayfair ($619,961). ... Donald is skipping his title defense because of a medical procedure for one of his children.
LORENA OCHOA INVITATIONAL
Site: Guadalajara, Mexico.
Course: Guadalajara Country Club (6,644 yards, par 72).
Purse: $1 million.
Winner's share: $200,000.
Last year: Scotland's Catriona Matthew won her fourth career LPGA Tour title.
Notes: Tournament host Lorena Ochoa is in the 36-player field after sitting out last year before the birth of her first child. She won 27 LPGA Tour titles before retiring in 2010. ... Stacy Lewis is in position to become the first American to win player of the year since Beth Daniel in 1994. Lewis has a nearly insurmountable 58-point lead over South Korea's Inbee Park with two events left. ... The season-ending Titleholders is next week in Naples, Fla.