BRASELTON, Ga. – PGA Club Professionals Ashley Grier of Hagerstown, Maryland, and Karen Paolozzi of Roswell, Georgia, each posted a 2-under-par 70 Tuesday to share second place after the second round of the 27th LPGA Teaching & Club Professional National Championship
Wie ready to return focus to golf at Kia Classic, warm-up for first major
Michelle Wie has been too busy with finals at Stanford to have a problem with the LPGA Tour’s light early schedule.
23 Mar 2011 - 8:35pm - 1 Comments
Three Japanese stars return to LPGA Tour focused on golf and relief efforts
Ai Miyazato spent four days fearing the absolute worst after the earthquake and tsunami devastated northern Japan.
22 Mar 2011 - 8:28pm - 0 Comments
Webb wins Founders Cup crown with rally to edge Lincicome and Creamer
Karrie Webb rallied to win the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup for her second straight victory, shooting a 6-under 66 on Sunday to beat Brittany Lincicome and Paula Creamer by a stroke. Webb won when Lincicome bogeyed the final hole, missing a 10-foot par putt.
20 Mar 2011 - 9:13pm - 0 Comments
Stanford stretches her lead to three on Day 2 of LPGA Founders Cup
Angela Stanford plays for keeps no matter the stakes.
19 Mar 2011 - 9:47pm - 0 Comments
Stanford leads LPGA Founders Cup thanks to unlikely hole-out for eagle
Angela Stanford holed out from a fairway bunker for eagle on the par-4 ninth hole and shot a 6-under 66 on Friday to take the first-round lead in the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup, the circuit's play-for-free U.S. opener.
18 Mar 2011 - 10:12pm - 0 Comments
First event of U.S. season sees LPGA Tour players competing for charity
The LPGA Tour found a way to return to the Valley of the Sun and add another U.S. event. The catch, the players aren't getting paid. "This is a completely unique event," Commissioner Michael Whan said.
17 Mar 2011 - 7:26pm - 0 Comments
CME Group signs on as title sponsor of new LPGA Tour season-ender
The LPGA Tour has signed a three-year deal with the CME Group financial services group to be the title sponsor of its season-ending Titleholders tournament in Florida.
6 Mar 2011 - 7:55pm - 0 Comments
Webb captures HSBC Champions by one after string of back-nine birdies
Australia’s Karrie Webb used four straight birdies on the back nine Sunday to surge past Japan’s Chie Arimura for a one-shot victory at the HSBC Women’s Champions.
27 Feb 2011 - 12:07pm - 0 Comments
State Farm will drop LPGA Tour event sponsorship after almost 20 years
Organizers of the annual LPGA Tour stop in Springfield, Ill., say State Farm is dropping its sponsorship after this year.
26 Feb 2011 - 8:19pm - 0 Comments
Webb closes to within one of leader Arimura in HSBC Champions
Japan’s Chie Arimura shot a 1-under 71 for a one-stroke lead over Australia’s Karrie Webb after the third round of the HSBC Women’s Champions on Saturday.
26 Feb 2011 - 1:04pm - 0 Comments
Arimura stretches lead to two over Webb at HSBC Women's Champions
Chie Arimura of Japan shot a 6-under 66 to widen her lead to two strokes over Karrie Webb in the second round of the HSBC Women’s Champions on Friday.
25 Feb 2011 - 11:34am - 0 Comments
Arimura leads Tseng by two at HSBC Champions, with Gulbis three back
Japan’s Chie Arimura overcame strong winds to shoot a 4-under 68 and take a one stroke lead after the first round of the HSBC Women’s Champions on Thursday.
24 Feb 2011 - 12:53pm - 0 Comments
Tseng seeks fourth straight victory as LPGA Tour tees it up in Singapore
Yani Tseng of Taiwan, the No. 1 player in the world, tees off at this week’s HSBC Women’s Champions with a chance to capture her fourth straight tournament title.
23 Feb 2011 - 10:00am - 0 Comments
Tseng runs winning streak to three in a row, topping Wie by five in Thailand
Top-ranked Yani Tseng earned her third tournament win in three weeks Sunday, shooting a 6-under 66 to pull away for a comfortable five-shot victory over Michelle Wie in the Honda LPGA Thailand. The event served as the season opener on the 2011 LPGA Tour calendar.
20 Feb 2011 - 10:18am - 1 Comments
Tseng takes over lead at Honda LPGA Thailand, with Wie just one shot back
The top-ranked Yani Tseng shot a 2-under 70 Saturday for a one-shot lead after the third round of the Honda LPGA Thailand, the opening event on the 2011 LPGA Tour schedule.
19 Feb 2011 - 11:30am - 0 Comments
Final-hole birdie keeps Kim one shot ahead of Wie and Tseng in Thailand
In-kyung Kim of South Korea birdied her final hole to card a 1-over 73 and hold onto the lead by a stroke over Yani Tseng and Michelle Wie midway through the Honda LPGA Thailand on Friday. The event is the season-opener on the 2011 LPGA Tour calendar.
18 Feb 2011 - 12:38pm - 0 Comments
Kim leads Inkster and Tseng after damp Day 1 at Honda LPGA Thailand
South Korea’s In-Kyung Kim tied a course record with a 9-under-par 63 Thursday to take the lead after the first round of the Honda LPGA Thailand, the season-opening event on the 2011 LPGA Tour.
17 Feb 2011 - 11:09am - 0 Comments
Hawaii seeks to get LPGA Tour back, possibly with winners-only event
The PGA Tour starts its season in Hawaii with a winners-only field. The Champions Tour gets under way this week on the Big Island with a winners-only field, along with a few invitations. The next move is to get the LPGA Tour back in paradise.
18 Jan 2011 - 6:28pm - 0 Comments
Thompson's bid for more exemptions into events denied by LPGA Tour
The LPGA Tour has denied the request of 15-year-old Alexis Thompson to double the amount of exemptions she is allowed. But under a change in open qualifying, the teenager can earn her way into more tournaments.
14 Jan 2011 - 3:17pm - 0 Comments