The 16-player field has been finalized for the season-ending Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship Sept. 3-6 at Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Virginia.
Former Maryland Eastern Shore star Kristina Szczerbinksi of North Tonawanda, N.Y., will make her PWBA TV debut Tuesday as the No. 3 seed for the Nationwide PWBA Rochester Open TV finals at 8 p.m. Eastern on CBS Sports Network.
After graduating from Vanderbilt in May, Giselle Poss of Montgomery, Illinois, will make her PWBA TV debut as the No. 2 seed for the televised finals of the 2017 PWBA St. Petersburg-Clearwater Open Tuesday night on CBS Sports Network.
In the last two months, Germany's Birgit Poppler earned the top seed at the PWBA Orlando Open and helped claim the title at the PBA/PWBA Striking Against Breast Cancer Mixed Doubles in Houston.
Liz Johnson won her first U.S. Women's Open title as a PWBA Tour rookie in 1996, and now seeks her fourth conseuctive and sixth career title next week at Plano Super Bowl in Plano, Texas.