The 2012 Masters Tournament field is set following the conclusion of the 2012 Shell Houston Open, which Hunter Mahan won by one stroke over Carl Pettersson.
Craig Stadler, a resident of Denver, CO, will play in his 33rd straight Masters Tournament and 35th overall. He won the 1982 Masters Tournament at Augusta National. He defeated Dan Pohl on the first playoff hole after the two finished at 4-under at the end of four rounds. He finished third in the tournament during the 1988 season.
Martin Laird hails from Glasgow, Scotland, but he attended Colorado State before turning pro in 2004. He played in his first masters Tournament in 2011, finishing tied for 20th overall with a 3-under par.
The 2012 Masters begins on Thursday, April 5, and will conclude on Sunday, April 8.
Here is the complete list of participants.
Charles Howell III
Angel Miguel Jimenez
Jose Maria Olazabal
Bo Van Pelt
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