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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘women’s golf’

Lydia Ko Sets “Youngest LPGA Rookie Of The Year” Record

Lydia Ko, at 17 years of age, has managed to become the LPGA’s youngest Rookie of The Year. Ko managed to clinch the point-based award while still having three tournaments left in her schedule. The New Zealand native managed to keep an impressive record with two wins, two runner-up finishes, and nine other finishes in the top 10. The last …

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Michelle Wie Worked Hard To Win U.S. Women’s Open

Michelle Wie, 24, won the 69th U.S. Women’s Open on Sunday, but the win came with challenges, as any professional golf player would know. Wie overcame a double-bogey 6 on the 70th hole but was able to hold on, finishing with a two-stroke victory over No. 1 ranked Stacey Lewis. Wie almost lost her ball on the 16th hole, but was back in the …

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Lucy Li: 11-Year-Old Golfer Competes in U.S. Open

How young is too young to compete on a professional level? Many people have asked themselves that question over the past couple of days. Lucy Li, just 11-years-old, looks to make the weekend cut at the U.S. Women’s Open Pinehurst No. 2. She is the youngest qualifier in U.S. Open history. And yes she will be competing with adult golfers, …

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Stacy Lewis Cruises To Easy LPGA Victory on Sunday

It wasn’t even close. Stacy Lewis cruised to an easy victory on Sunday by shooting seven-under par 64 at the North Texas Shootout. The six-shot win over runner-up Meena Lee from South Korea gave Lewis her ninth LPGA tour title. Lewis finished the tournament with a score of 268, 16 under par. It was close going into Sunday’s final day, …

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Lydia Ko: Golf Prodigy Wins Swinging Skirts World Ladies Masters

One look at Lydia Ko, and you might not guess that this unassuming young woman is one of the top players in professional golf today. The Korean-born, New Zealander just turned 17 on Sunday when she claimed victory at the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic. Shortly before that, Ko was included in Time Magazine’s Top 100 Most Influential People in the World. …

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Lexi Thompson Wins Kraft Nabisco Championship

Lexi Thompson dominated the greens at Sunday’s Kraft Nabisco Championship. This is the fourth LGPA Tour win for the 19-year-old who finished at 14-under 274. Thompson holds the title for the second youngest major winner at the LGPA Tour. The record holder is Morgan Pressel, who set the record in 2007 when she was just 18 years old. Thompson opened …

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Natalie Gulbis in 3-Way Tie at LGPA Tournament

“It seems like a very, very long time ago. I think about it all day long, every time I go to the course…It motivates me.” – Natalie Gulbis on not winning a tournament since 2007 The professional golf player with a penchant for also posing (and looking great) in a bikini, is currently in a three-way tie with Stacy Lewis …

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