LPGA Tour

PRATTVILLE, Ala. – Top-ranked Stacy Lewis birdied the last three holes and five of the final six Thursday for an 8-under 64 and a share of the lead with Mi Jung Hur in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.    Lewis, the 2012 winner in
Danielle Downey had been drinking before fatal crash, say Alabama police
AUBURN, Ala. – A state trooper's report indicates former Auburn and LPGA Tour player Danielle Downey had been drinking the night she died in a single-car accident.
3 Feb 2014 - 11:25pm - 0 Comments
Juli Inkster committed to helping LPGA Tour to thrive in Bay Area
DALY CITY, Calif. – Juli Inkster believes the LPGA Tour can become a success for the long haul in her native Bay Area.   Inkster is helping promote the inaugural Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic at Lake Merced Golf Club, marking the LPGA
3 Feb 2014 - 6:08pm - 0 Comments
Back-to-back birdies give Korda one-shot win at Bahamas LPGA
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- Jessica Korda won the season-opening Bahamas LPGA Classic on Sunday for her second tour title, holing a 6-foot birdie putt on the final hole to beat Stacy Lewis by a stroke.
26 Jan 2014 - 5:37pm - 0 Comments
Na Yeon Choi shoots 66 to take one-shot lead in Bahamas LPGA
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- Na Yeon Choi shot a 7-under 66 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead in the season-opening Bahamas LPGA Classic, chipping to a foot to set up a birdie on the par-5 18th hole.
25 Jan 2014 - 5:33pm - 0 Comments
Jessica Korda leads Bahamas LPGA over charging Creamer, Wie
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- Jessica Korda took the second-round lead in the season-opening Bahamas LPGA Classic, birdieing four of her last seven holes in high wind Friday for a 7-under 66.
24 Jan 2014 - 6:15pm - 0 Comments
LPGA rookie Ko gets off to fast start with share of Bahamas first-round lead
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- Lydia Ko took a share of the lead in her first start as an LPGA Tour member, matching Meena Lee with a 5-under 68 on Thursday in the season-opening Bahamas LPGA Classic.
23 Jan 2014 - 5:58pm - 0 Comments
LPGA Tour goes to points race with $1 million payoff at year-ending event
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The LPGA Tour is going to a points race this year, offering $1 million to the winner of the new "Race to the CME Globe."    Instead of the PGA Tour's model of four tournaments with gradually re
8 Jan 2014 - 2:44pm - 0 Comments
Jaye Marie Green wins LPGA Tour Q-School as 20 earn their 2014 cards
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Jaye Marie Green completed a runaway victory in the LPGA Tour final qualifying tournament Sunday, finishing with a record 29-under 331 total for a 10-stroke margin.
9 Dec 2013 - 12:40am - 0 Comments
Jaye Marie Green leads LPGA Tour Q-School by nine after fourth round
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Jaye Marie Green increased her lead to nine strokes Saturday in the LPGA Tour final qualifying tournament, reaching 25 under after four rounds. 
7 Dec 2013 - 3:59pm - 0 Comments
Jaye Marie Green leads LPGA Tour Q-School by seven after third round
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Jaye Marie Green pushed her lead to seven strokes Friday in the LPGA Tour final qualifying tournament, and Mi Rim Lee jumped to second with a course-record round. 
6 Dec 2013 - 5:38pm - 0 Comments
Jaye Marie Green leads LPGA Tour Q-School by five after second round
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Jaye Marie Green shot a 4-under 68 on Thursday to increase her lead to five strokes after the second round of the LPGA Tour's final qualifying tournament. 
5 Dec 2013 - 5:32pm - 0 Comments
Jaye Marie Green leads LPGA Tour Q-School after first of five rounds
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Jaye Marie Green shot a 10-under 62 on Wednesday to take the first-round lead in the LPGA Tour's final qualifying tournament. 
4 Dec 2013 - 5:47pm - 0 Comments
Inbee Park's secret to 2013 success, she says, was finding her happiness
NAPLES, Fla. – LPGA Tour Commissioner Mike Whan said last Saturday’s annual awards celebration was by far his favorite time of the year.
26 Nov 2013 - 11:52pm - 0 Comments
Shanshan Feng wins Titleholders as Stacy Lewis captures Vare Trophy
NAPLES, Fla. – The only trouble Shanshan Feng faced Sunday was figuring out how to light the cannon that signaled the end of the LPGA Tour season.  She made the golf look easy at the CME Group Titleholders. 
24 Nov 2013 - 5:02pm - 0 Comments
Natalie Gulbis joins three-way tie for third-round lead at CME Titleholders
NAPLES, Fla. – For all the talk about $700,000 going to the winner of the CME Group Titleholders – the richest prize in women's golf – Natalie Gulbis is far more interested in the trophy. 
23 Nov 2013 - 6:21pm - 0 Comments
Sandra Gal leads CME Titleholders by three shots after second round
NAPLES, Fla. – A windy afternoon along the Gulf Coast of Florida played right into the hands of Sandra Gal on Friday in the CME Group Titleholders. 
22 Nov 2013 - 4:34pm - 0 Comments
LPGA Tour unveils 2014 schedule, with 32 events and $56 million purse
NAPLES, Fla. – The LPGA Tour continued its turnaround Friday by announcing a 2014 schedule that adds four new tournaments, doesn't have any breaks longer than two weeks off and offers average prize money of $1.75 million. 
22 Nov 2013 - 4:08pm - 0 Comments
Sandra Gal leads CME Titleholders after six birdies to start first round
NAPLES, Fla. – Lydia Ko didn't feel any differently on the first tee Thursday than she has at any other LPGA Tour events she has played, even the two that she won.
21 Nov 2013 - 4:25pm - 0 Comments
Lydia Ko, on eve of her LPGA Tour debut as a pro, still stressed by exams
NAPLES, Fla. – Lydia Ko didn't need to wait for the prize money to be distributed to realize why this week is so different on the LPGA Tour. 
20 Nov 2013 - 3:43pm - 0 Comments