Akie Iwai will join her twin sister, Chisato, in the field at Pebble Beach. Chisato was previously exempt via the top 75 in the Rolex Women's Rankings. Akie became exempt via the July 3 cutoff of the Rolex Rankings after earning medalist honors in a 36-hole qualifier on the East and West Courses of Boso Country Club in Japan, shooting 10-under-par 134. Akie has a win and runner-up finish in 2023 on the Japan LPGA. She won the KKT Cup Vantelin Ladies Open and finished second in the Bridgestone Ladies Open. She also won the Sanyonshimbun Ladies Cup in 2021.