Hank Lebioda and Brandon Matthews Receive Invites to Arnold Palmer Invitational
Fidelity Sports clients Hank Lebioda and Brandon Matthews have received sponsor exemption invitations to compete in the PGA TOUR’s 2020 Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill Presented by Mastercard.
Hank Lebioda is enjoying his sophomore season on the PGA TOUR in 2020. His season so far has been highlighted by a 3rd place at the Bermuda Championship and 17th place at The American Express. An Orlando native, 2020 will be Hank’s first time competing in his hometown PGA TOUR event which he attended regularly with his parents as a junior golfer. In 2019, the Lebioda family hosted a fundraiser at Bay Hill for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation. The event played a large role in Hank and his family raising nearly $225,000 in 2019 for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundations.
An act of kindness that started it all.— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) March 2, 2020
How @B_Matthews12's compassionate gesture led to a sponsor's invitation into the @APinv. pic.twitter.com/IJExMMnNRk
Brandon Matthews will be making the first PGA TOUR start of his career at the 2020 Arnold Palmer Invitational. The special invitation came on the heels of the story of Brandon’s kindness, compassion and sportsmanship during the 2019 Argentina Open. The tournament committee felt the act was in the spirit of Mr. Palmer and were gracious enough to extend the invitation.