CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) -- Cristie Kerr ran off four straight birdies on the back nine and closed with a 7-under 65 to win the Kia Classic on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title in nearly two years.
Tseng, 22, romps to 10-shot victory in Wegman's LPGA Championship
Yani Tseng wasn't satisfied with merely winning the Wegman's LPGA Championship and, at 22, becoming the youngest to win four LPGA majors.
26 Jun 2011 - 7:15pm - 0 Comments
Tseng stretches lead to five shots after third round at Wegman's LPGA
Yani Tseng extended her lead at the Wegman's LPGA Championship on Saturday, putting the 22-year-old Taiwanese star a round away from winning her fourth major title.
25 Jun 2011 - 7:09pm - 0 Comments
Tseng maintains one-shot advantage at halfway in Wegman's LPGA
After seeing her lead disappear in the morning session, Yani Tseng fought her way back into a place where she's been plenty comfortable this year.
24 Jun 2011 - 7:35pm - 0 Comments
Tseng leads Creamer by one after Day 1 at Wegman's LPGA Championship
No matter how hard she tried, Paula Creamer couldn't quite catch Yani Tseng. Neither could anyone else. Tseng, the top-ranked player in the world, shot a 6-under 66 on Thursday to take a one-shot lead over Creamer after the first round of the Wegman's LPGA Championship.
23 Jun 2011 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
One year after 'perfect' tournament, Kerr ready to defend Wegman's LPGA
Cristie Kerr's dream turned into reality last year, winning the Wegman's LPGA Championship in near-record fashion. She's ready to see if her sweet swing can do it again.
22 Jun 2011 - 7:39pm - 0 Comments
Tseng captures State Farm Classic, Kerr gets third runner-up in a row
Top-ranked Yani Tseng of Taiwan closed with a 4-under 68 to win the State Farm Classic on Sunday, handing Cristie Kerr her third straight second-place finish.
12 Jun 2011 - 7:13pm - 0 Comments
Tseng takes State Farm Classic lead after shooting second straight 66
Top-ranked Yani Tseng shot her second straight 6-under 66 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over Mindy Kim in the LPGA State Farm Classic
11 Jun 2011 - 7:14pm - 0 Comments
Kim maintains two-stroke State Farm Classic lead after four straight birdies
Mindy Kim maintained her two-stroke lead in the LPGA State Farm Classic, following her opening career-low 64 with a 5-under 67 on Friday to reach 13 under. Kim had seven birdies -- four in a row on Nos. 12-15 -- and two bogeys at Panther Creek Country Club.
10 Jun 2011 - 7:52pm - 0 Comments
Kim leads LPGA State Farm Classic by two after shooting career-low 64
Mindy Kim shot a career-low 64 to take a two-stroke lead after the first round lead of the LPGA State Farm Classic on Thursday.
9 Jun 2011 - 8:54pm - 0 Comments
Kerr eager to defend her State Farm Classic title after two near-misses
Defending champion Christie Kerr, reigning Player of the Year Yani Tseng and last week's winner Brittany Lincicome headline a loaded field at what is shaping up to be the final LPGA State Farm Classic.
9 Jun 2011 - 1:34am - 0 Comments
Lincicome outduels Kerr and Shin to win ShopRite LPGA Classic by one
A new caddie, two bogey-free rounds and the chip of a lifetime on the final hole were all Brittany Lincicome needed to end a two-year victory drought on the LPGA Tour.
5 Jun 2011 - 7:52pm - 0 Comments
Kerr leads Matthew by one at LPGA ShopRite Classic after last-hole birdie
Cristie Kerr was in the zone on the range before the second round of the ShopRite LPGA Classic and even a double bogey on the 12th hole didn't cause her to lose focus.
4 Jun 2011 - 7:24pm - 0 Comments
Creamer arrives at ShopRite Classic not satisfied being 11th in ranking
Paula Creamer came to the ShopRite LPGA Classic a year ago wondering whether her surgically repaired left thumb would hold up for three days of play. Her outlook on golf is much different these days, and it starts when she walks into her kitchen in Orlando.
2 Jun 2011 - 6:49pm - 0 Comments
Uribe of Colombia rallies to victory by one at LPGA Tour's Brazil Cup
Mariajo Uribe of Colombia shot a 6-under 66 to defeat Lindsey Wright of Australia by a stroke in the final round of the Brazil Cup on Sunday, picking up her first LPGA Tour win.
29 May 2011 - 5:49pm - 0 Comments
Young leads Pettersen and Wright by two at 36-hole HSBC Brazil Cup
Heather Bowie Young shot a 6-under 66 in chilly and rainy conditions Saturday to take a two-stroke lead over Suzann Pettersen and Lindsey Wright in the LPGA Tour's 36-hole Brazil Cup.
28 May 2011 - 6:19pm - 0 Comments
Pettersen wins Sybase Match Play, edging Kerr for first title in 20 months
A split second after her 15-foot birdie putt curled left and disappeared into the hole on No. 18, Suzann Pettersen thrust both hands skyward in celebration and seemed to exhale in relief. The victory drought was over.
22 May 2011 - 9:00pm - 0 Comments
Kerr, Stanford, Pettersen and Choi make it to Sybase Match Play semis
Angela Stanford seemingly isn't going to settle for second place in the Sybase Match Play Championship this year.
21 May 2011 - 8:13pm - 0 Comments
Seven of top 10 seeds advance to Day 3 at Sybase Match Play Championship
A practice round earlier this week to prepare the American women for the Solheim Cup seemingly is paying dividends in the Sybase Match Play Championships.
20 May 2011 - 6:25pm - 0 Comments
Nine of top 11 seeds advance to second round at Sybase Match Play
Paula Creamer and Karrie Webb were looking forward to playing each other in the Sybase Match Play Championship, just not this early.
19 May 2011 - 6:25pm - 0 Comments