January 31 2012
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Rocco Mediate has withdrawn from the Waste Management Phoenix Open, a tournament he won in 1999.
Mediate was replaced by PGA TOUR rookie Danny Lee. Lee, who was born in South Korea, grew up in New Zealand and now has a home in Texas, will be playing in his fourth PGA TOUR event.
The first alternate is now Jarrod Lyle.