Stories tagged: lpga
UPDATED: Fri., July 31, 2020
The LPGA Tour is back in business and Danielle Kang played like she had never been away.
Wed., May 20, 2020
Playing through the pandemic: Former Idaho star Sophie Hausmann sharpened game in Arizona awaiting Symetra Tour restart
“My parents and my brother totally got it, ‘You should stay there, the weather is nice, play golf,’ ” Hausmann said. “But some of my friends were like, ‘You’re not …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 17, 2020
Mickey Wright, the golf great with a magnificent swing who won 13 majors among her 82 victories and gave the fledgling LPGA a crucial lift, died Monday of a heart …
Sun., Jan. 26, 2020
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 9, 2019
Jo Ann Washam was a pioneer in the world of women’s athletics in the state at Washington. Washam died Friday night in Auburn, Washington, at the age of 69. Posts …
Sun., Nov. 3, 2019
Defending champion Nelly Korda birdied the first hole of a three-way playoff on Sunday to win the LPGA Swinging Skirts.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
Nasa Hataoka birdied three of the final six holes for a 5-under 67 and a share of the first-round lead with Amy Yang on Thursday in the Buick LPGA Shanghai, …
Sun., Sept. 1, 2019
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019
Circling Raven Golf Club will host a Symetra Tour event for three years, beginning with the inaugural Circling Raven Championship next August.
Sun., Aug. 4, 2019
Hinako Shibuno of Japan finished with a birdie to win the Women’s British Open by one shot over Lizette Salas as she wrapped up a stunning major championship debut on …
Sun., July 7, 2019
Shanshan Feng hits 7-iron to 3 feet for a birdie on the final hole Sunday to close with a 9-under 63 and a one-shot victory over Ariya Jutanugarn in the …
Sun., June 30, 2019
Sung Hyun Park two-putted for birdie on the par-5 18th to win the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship for her second LPGA Tour victory of the season and seventh overall. The …
Fri., June 7, 2019
Sun., March 31, 2019
A week that began with a loss ended with the biggest victory of Kevin Kisner’s career when he holed a 20-foot birdie putt to close out Matt Kuchar, 3 and …
Sat., March 30, 2019
Sat., March 23, 2019
Yu Liu played the final four holes in 4 under for a 7-under 65 and the third-round lead in the Founders Cup. The 23-year-old Chinese player eagled the par-5 15th …
Sat., Feb. 16, 2019
Nelly Korda made up for an early bogey on the back nine with three consecutive birdies and four on her final six holes to shoot a 5-under 67 Saturday and …
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019
Phil Mickelson put himself on the brink of a fifth victory in the AT&T Pebble Beach pro-am by turning a three-shot deficit into a three-shot lead when a wild day …
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019
Adam Long made a 14-foot birdie putt on the final hole Sunday to win the Desert Classic for his first PGA Tour title.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018
Bryson DeChambeau holed an eagle putt from just inside 60 feet on the 16th hole that carried him to a 5-under 66 and a one-shot victory over Patrick Cantlay in …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 14, 2018
Marc Leishman won the CIMB Classic by five strokes Sunday, closing with a 7-under 65 to match Justin Thomas’ 2015 tournament record of 26-under 262. In Gee Chun won the …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 26, 2018
Bryson DeChambeau completed the first stage of his mission by winning The Northern Trust. The next one is up to Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk.
Sun., Aug. 19, 2018
Fri., July 27, 2018
Tiffany Joh shot a 4-under 67 to stay in front after the second round of the Ladies Scottish Open. The 31-year-old American picked up five birdies and one bogey to …
Thu., July 26, 2018
Tiffany Joh credited her “hot putter” as she shot a career-best 9-under 62 at the Ladies Scottish Open to take a four-shot lead after Thursday’s first round.
Sun., July 8, 2018
Sei Young Kim became the first player in LPGA Tour history to go lower than 30 under in a performance so dominant in the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic that she …
Sun., July 1, 2018
Francesco Molinari delivered a record performance to win the final edition of the Quicken Loans National. Sung Hyun Park won the women’s PGA; and David Toms won the U.S. Senior …
UPDATED: Sat., June 23, 2018
Minjee Lee and Nasa Hataoka each shot 6-under 65 to share the second-round lead in the NW Arkansas Championship. Lee, the Volvik Championship last month in Michigan, bogeyed her final …
Sun., May 27, 2018
Justin Rose closed with a 6-under 64 and finished at 20 under Sunday at Colonial for a three-stroke victory over U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka in the Fort Worth Invitational.
Mon., April 2, 2018
Pernilla Lindberg plunged into Poppie’s Pond with her parents and fiance-caddie Daniel Taylor, celebrating her first professional victory in about the biggest way possible in women’s golf.