Ko shares first-round lead at LPGA event in Phoenix

PHOENIX -- Lydia Ko was tired after a long day at the JTBC Founders Cup. "It's going to be an early night tonight," Ko said. After waking up at 4:50 a.m. and waiting out a four-delay because of rain and wet conditions, the 17-year-old New Zealander shot a 6-under 66 on Thursday at Desert Ridge for a share of the lead in the suspended first round. "I had a little nap and then had...
Via Associated Press
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Top-ranked Lydia Ko tied for lead in rain-delayed Founders Cup

  Top-ranked Lydia Ko shot a 6-under-par 66 on Thursday for a share of the lead in the suspended first round of the JTBC Founders Cup. The 17-year-old Ko rebounded from a three-putt bogey on the seventh hole with a 12-foot birdie putt on the eighth to join Tiffany Joh, Sophia Popov and Kim Kaufman atop the leaderboard at Desert Ridge. The start was delayed four hours because of rain...
Via Associated Press
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Thompson is youngest LPGA champ

Lexi Thompson on Sunday became the youngest player to win an LPGA Tour event. The 16-year-old Floridian closed with a 2-under 70 on Sunday to win the Navistar LPGA Classic by five strokes over Tiffany Joh. Thompson shattered the age record for winning a multiple-round tournament. Paula Creamer set the mark in 2005 by winning at age 18. Marlene Hagge was 18 years and 14 days old...
Via FOX Sports
September 18, 2011  |  Discuss

LPGA golfers film booty-shaking video

While the men of the PGA Tour were busy forming a man band and making lame videos, the women of the LPGA decided to put together a response. The result is this booty-shaking video we saw at Wei Under Par: According to Wei Under Par, that was Tiffany Joh, Jeehae Lee, and Alison Walshe all [...]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 16, 2011  |  Discuss

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