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Anne Park wins her first Symetra Tour title

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) Anne Park won the inaugural Toyota Danielle Downey Classic on Sunday for her first Symetra Tour title, holding off former Solheim Cup player Vicky Hurst. Making her fourth professional start, the 20-year-old former Southern California player closed with a 4-under 68 at Brook-Lea Country Club for a one-stroke victory over Hurst. ''I'm speechless, this is my first...
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July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Rochester lands Symetra Tour event to replace LPGA

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) A month after the LPGA ended a 38-year run in Rochester, the city has landed a tournament on the second-tier Symetra Tour. The Danielle Downey Classic will return women's professional golf to Rochester next July at Brook-Lea Country Club, which was designed by Donald Ross. This will be the first Symetra Tour event in Rochester in the 35-year history of the circuit...
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September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

LPGA Tour Star, Former College Golf Legend Dies in Drunk Car Accident

Some sad news as on Jan.31, LPGA Tour player Danielle Downey died in a horrific car accident after she was out with couple of friends at an Auburn, AL restaurant. It was reported that she had a few drinks and was driving at an extreme rate, crashing her car into a tree and causing it to flip several times before it eventually made a stop as she ejected from the vehicle according...
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February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Troopers: Ex-LPGA golfer had been drinking before fatal crash

A state trooper's report indicates former Auburn and LPGA player Danielle Downey had been drinking the night she died in a single-car accident. The Alabama Department of Public Safety released the crash report Monday evening. The report says the 33-year-old had passed another vehicle at a high rate of speed. She lost control, struck a tree and was ejected after her car overturned...
Via AP on Fox
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Auburn, LPGA player Downey killed in car crash

Former Auburn and LPGA player Danielle Downey has died in a single-car accident. She was 33. The coroner says Downey lost control on Lee Road 57, the car overturned several times and she was ejected at about 10 p.m. Thursday. Lee County Coroner Bill Harris says she was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital. Downey was in her second season as Auburn's director of golf operations...
Via AP on Fox
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Auburn golf coach Danielle Downey tragically killed in car crash

Auburn University Golf's director of operations, Danielle Downey, was killed in a tragic car crash on Thursday night.
Via Gamedayr
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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