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Steph Curry to Play in Pro-Am at Safeway Open Golf Tournament

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    Organizers of the Safeway Open pro golf tournament taking place next week in Napa County announced Thursday that there will be a special guest at the pro-am -- Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry.

    Curry will pair up with golfer Phil Mickelson at the event Wednesday at the Silverado Resort and Spa prior to the four-day PGA Tour tournament that runs Thursday through Sunday.

    Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and Michelin star chef Thomas Keller are among the other celebrity amateur golfers participating in the pro-am, which starts at 7:20 a.m. Wednesday. Curry's pairing with Mickelson tees off at 11:40 a.m.

    Daily tickets to the Safeway Open start at $35 and include admission to a concert series and six hospitality venues at the course, including a food and wine pavilion.

    More information about the tournament can be found online at www.safewayopen.com.

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