WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Minjee Lee didn't expect her rookie season on the LPGA Tour to include a victory. Now that she has proved herself wrong by winning the Kingsmill Championship, she's thinking she can do it again.
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
LPGA Tour chief Whan likes where tour is headed, sees growth coming
After 17 months on the job, LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan is well past the clueless stage. The 46-year-old former business executive has gotten to know his players, his tournaments and his sponsors, and now he is looking to expand.
18 May 2011 - 5:03pm - 0 Comments
Brackets set for Sybase Match Play with Choi and Shin as top two seeds
The Sybase Match Play Classic hasn’t started, but the advantage already belongs the long hitters on the LPGA Tour.
17 May 2011 - 7:51pm - 0 Comments
Wie and Creamer latest to commit to Sybase Match Play Championship
The top 44 players on the LPGA Tour’s official money list are part of the preliminary field list for the LPGA Sybase Match Play Championship in two weeks at the Hamilton Farm Club.
2 May 2011 - 7:38pm - 0 Comments
Hjorth wins Avnet LPGA Classic as Thompson falters in bid for history
Maria Hjorth took advantage of Alexis Thompson's collapse in a failed bid to become the youngest LPGA Tour winner, rallying Sunday to win the Avnet LPGA Classic for her fifth tour title.
1 May 2011 - 6:39pm - 0 Comments
Teen star Thompson tied with Kim for lead after 54 holes at Avnet Classic
Alexis Thompson has a shot at becoming the youngest winner in LPGA Tour history. She has her own car, too.
30 Apr 2011 - 7:05pm - 0 Comments