NW Arkansas LPGA event releases field

 ROGERS, Ark. (AP) - Michelle Wie and player of the year front-runner Ai Miyazato headline the field for the LPGA Tour's NW Arkansas Championship next week.

The tournament announced its field Tuesday, which also includes defending champion Jiyai Shin. Wie is coming off her second career victory last weekend at the Canadian Women's Open.

The NW Arkansas Championship, sponsored by P&G and presented by Wal-Mart, will be played at Pinnacle Country Club. The field also includes Cristie Kerr and former University of Arkansas standout Stacy Lewis.

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