Former American Express winner Mark Wilson has withdrawn from this year's tournament after testing positive for coronavirus.
According to a news release from the PGA Tour, the positive test was discovered before the first round of competition began on Thursday.
Wilson will self-isolate. He will be replaced in the field by the first alternate, Matt Every.
Wilson sent out a Tweet earlier this morning expressing his disappointment.
Disappointed to not be able to compete, but relished the preparation. Be safe everyone. https://t.co/B1RX52xdTH— Mark Wilson (@markwilsongolf) January 21, 2021
Wilson has been a pro since 1996. His last win was actually the American Express, then under a different name, back in 2012. It was the fifth win of a his PGA Tour career.