Found July 17, 2014 on Fox Sports West:
STATELINE, Nev. -- Don't call it a comeback -- because it's not. Annika Sorenstam might be coming out of retirement to play in the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship this week in South Lake Tahoe but that doesn't mean she's planning on testing the waters of competitive golf in order to launch a comeback on the LPGA Tour. But the best woman to ever play the game is ready to dust her clubs off to do what she has always done best: Compete.  "Certainly it's not going to change my mind and sign up for an LPGA event next week if that's what you were thinking," Sorenstam said Thursday, following a practice round at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course. "I think once you're a competitor, you're always a competitor. Growing up I was competitive in cards and downhill skiing, I competed in tennis for years. Yes, I'm extremely competitive." Sorenstam's life today looks far different than it did back in the days when she was dominating ...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Hall of Famer Annika Sorenstam out of retirement to play in Lake Tahoe

STATELINE, Nev. -- Former MLB pitcher Rick Rhoden has seven trophies from the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship in his case. Former NFL quarterback Rick Rhoden has four.  The two of them were feeling pretty good about themselves and their odds to add more hardware this week at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course until they heard how many trophies this year's top tournament...

Wounded Warrior On Top After Round 1 In Tahoe

((HT: Sacramento Bee))A lot of eyes were focused on Annika Sorenstam playing her first competitive round of golf in six years. She was being penned as the champ of the celebrity tournament in Lake Tahoe over the likes of Mark Rypien, Billy Joe Tolliver, and Rick Rhoden.But there was a really cool surprise after the first round...Iraq War veteran Chad Pfeifer is trying to be the first...
Golf News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.