Morgan Pressel shot a 67 Friday to lead the Mizuno Classic at 5 under after the first round.
Pressel, who hasn't won on the LPGA Tour since 2008, had five birdies at the Kintetsu Kashikojima Country Club to lead Britain's Laura Davies and Chella Choi of South Korea by one stroke.
Kotono Kozuma of Japan was a stroke further back at 3 under in a four-way tie with South Koreans...
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The LPGA Tour handed over the reigns of its Instagram account to star Morgan Pressel this week, and the 25-year-old gave a great glimpse of what life is like for her on a pro-am day. The youngest-ever winner of a modern LPGA major championship in 2007 when she won the Kraft Nabisco Championship, Pressel is participating in this week’s Kia Classic.Check out her posts:Welcome to...
PHOENIX -- Morgan Pressel had a befitting start at Wildfire Golf Club.
She was 6 under after six holes, then 9 under through 11.
Golf's magic number of 59 -- accomplished only on the LPGA Tour by Annika Sorenstam in 2001 at nearby Moon Valley -- was in range and word spread quickly Thursday at the JTBC Founders Cup.
"Wow. Go Morgan," friend Natalie Gulbis tweeted.
When it comes to high-quality golf on the LPGA Tour, there aren’t many competitors who do it better than Morgan Pressel. As Matt Lincoln of CBS reports, Pressel is also a big time player off the course.Since 2008, Pressel’s foundation has donated millions of dollars annually to fund cancer treatment at Boca Raton Regional Hospital. Her mother passed away from the disease 10 years...
Morgan Pressel wishes she had a dollar for every time someone asked her about her chances of making the Solheim Cup team.
And if she had a dollar for every time she thought about it?
''I'd be a bizillionaire,'' Pressel said Thursday, candid as ever after opening with a 6-under 66 in the Women's British Open.
Pressel has played on three Solheim Cup teams...
Morgan Pressel and I have much in common.
She's blonde, petite and the youngest winner of a modern women's golf major. And I'm . . . well, other than all of that, neither of us are particularly good at taking our lumps.
When I was given a ticket for talking on my cell phone while driving recently, I told the cop that I rarely ever do it and that it was my wife on the...