PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) -- Brittany Lincicome won the LPGA Tour's Pure Silk Bahamas Classic on Sunday in wind and some late rain, beating U.S. Solheim Cup teammate Lexi Thompson with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff.
Lewis ties course record to take two- shot lead over Park at Evian Masters
EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France -- Stacy Lewis of the United States made seven consecutive birdies and tied the Evian Masters record with a 9-under 63 in the opening round on Thursday. The tournament is co-sanctioned by the LPGA Tour and the Ladies European Tour.
26 Jul 2012 - 4:58pm - 0 Comments
Women's Open Notebook: Ko, age 15, edges Talley for low amateur honors
KOHLER, Wis. -- Lydia Ko, the top-ranked amateur player in the world, survived a rough finish Sunday to take low amateur honors in the U.S. Women's Open.
8 Jul 2012 - 11:41pm - 0 Comments
Choi wins U.S. Women's Open with fellow South Korean Yang second
KOHLER, Wis. -- Na Yeon Choi was cruising to victory in the U.S. Women's Open on Sunday when her trademark consistency suddenly deserted her.
8 Jul 2012 - 6:24pm - 0 Comments
Women's Open Notebook: Blackwolf Run shows teeth, not as tough as '98
KOHLER, Wis. -- Blackwolf Run howled and showed its teeth Saturday. It still doesn't seem quite as vicious as it did in 1998.
7 Jul 2012 - 8:49pm - 0 Comments
Choi records remarkable round, rolls to six-shot lead at U.S. Women's Open
KOHLER, Wis. -- Na Yeon Choi was just a kid when Se Ri Pak won the U.S. Women's Open at Blackwolf Run in 1998.
7 Jul 2012 - 7:10pm - 0 Comments
Women’s Open Notebook: Sorenstam enjoying her new job as TV analyst
KOHLER, Wis. -- Annika Sorenstam has returned to the U.S. Women's Open, the major she won three times. Only this time, Sorenstam is a television commentator instead of a competitor.
6 Jul 2012 - 10:02pm - 0 Comments
Pettersen takes U.S. Women's Open lead, Wie makes big move into second
KOHLER, Wis. -- Even as she climbed into the lead in the second round of the U.S. Women's Open on Friday, Suzann Pettersen took some time to admire Michelle Wie's big move into contention.
6 Jul 2012 - 9:12pm - 0 Comments
Strong work ethic key to rise of Asian golfers, says Kohler at Women's Open
KOHLER, Wis. -- With his course hosting its second U.S. Women's Open this week, Herbert Kohler Jr. recalls Se Ri Pak's victory at Blackwolf Run in 1998 as a landmark moment that transformed women's golf.
6 Jul 2012 - 6:44pm - 0 Comments
Kerr, Lincicome and Salas share first- round lead at U.S. Women's Open
KOHLER, Wis. -- Although plenty of athletes have used sports to lift themselves up from difficult backgrounds, Lizette Salas' path to the pros isn't the sort of story that's often heard in golf.
5 Jul 2012 - 10:01pm - 0 Comments
Women's Open Notebook: Fans and players cope with heat and humidity
KOHLER, Wis. -- Forget about the best spots to watch golf. For fans at the first round of the U.S. Women's Open at Blackwolf Run, the most prized places to sit or stand Thursday were under a bit of shade.
5 Jul 2012 - 7:34pm - 0 Comments
Woods' niece upbeat about showing in pro debut at U.S. Women's Open
KOHLER, Wis. -- Given the chance to show that she had the game to match her famous family name, Cheyenne Woods did just fine.
5 Jul 2012 - 6:24pm - 0 Comments
Despite struggles, Tseng can complete career slam at U.S. Women's Open
KOHLER, Wis. -- Yani Tseng fondly remembers attending the U.S. Women's Open as a fan when she was 13, down to autographs and free snacks. Should Tseng win at Blackwolf Run this week, she'll get a taste of fame only a handful of players have sampled before.
4 Jul 2012 - 6:19pm - 0 Comments
Pepper appointed assistant captain for Solheim Cup, ending painful chapter
KOHLER, Wis. -- Dottie Pepper has been appointed assistant captain for the 2013 U.S. Solheim Cup team. U.S. Captain Meg Mallon announced the selection Wednesday at Blackwolf Run, which is hosting the U.S Women's Open this week.
4 Jul 2012 - 2:03pm - 1 Comments
Pak recalls 1998 U.S. Women's Open win, which started Asian revolution
KOHLER, Wis. -- When Se Ri Pak won the U.S. Women's Open in 1998, the last time it was at Blackwolf Run, she changed the LPGA Tour forever.
3 Jul 2012 - 7:23pm - 0 Comments
Miyazato rallies from five shots down to win Walmart NW Arkansas title
ROGERS, Ark. -- Ai Miyazato's closing birdie on Sunday provided exactly what the Japanese star needed to get over the victory hump at the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship.
1 Jul 2012 - 7:17pm - 0 Comments
Rookie Felibert leads Walmart NW Arkansas event after career-best round
ROGERS, Ark. -- Veronica Felibert left the LPGA Tour event in Canada on Sunday with the intention of trying to qualify Monday for the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship.
29 Jun 2012 - 9:45pm - 0 Comments
Lewis has sights sets on No. 1 Tseng at Walmart NW Arkansas Championship
ROGERS, Ark. -- Stacy Lewis insists she doesn't have a rivalry with top-ranked Yani Tseng. Not yet, at least.
28 Jun 2012 - 6:48pm - 0 Comments
Lang wins Manulife Financial LPGA Classic in four-player sudden death
WATERLOO, Ontario -- Brittany Lang won the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title, birdieing the par-5 18th three straight times in a playoff.
24 Jun 2012 - 8:45pm - 0 Comments
Park pushes her lead to two after third round at Manulife Financial Classic
WATERLOO, Ontario -- South Korea's Inbee Park shot a 5-under 66 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead after the third round of the inaugural Manulife Financial LPGA Classic.
23 Jun 2012 - 7:59pm - 0 Comments