Mary Bea Porter-King: The 2011 PGA First Lady of Golf

Mary Bea Porter-King: The 2011 PGA First Lady of Golf

Mary Bea Porter-King, a celebrated four-sport collegiate athlete, LPGA Tour veteran, pioneer in junior golf, and one of the country's most respected Rules officials, was the recipient of the 2011 PGA First Lady of Golf Award. She also saved a 3-year-old boy from drowning during a LPGA event in 1988.

Mary Bea Porter-King, a celebrated four-sport collegiate athlete, LPGA Tour veteran, pioneer in junior golf, and one of the country's most respected Rules officials, was the recipient of the 2011 PGA First Lady of Golf Award. She also saved a 3-year-old boy from drowning during a LPGA event in 1988.

Published: Thursday, October 26, 2017 | 12:15 p.m.

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