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Get To Know: Ariya Jutanugarn

For those that follow the LPGA, Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn is not a new player, unknown before winning all 3 LPGA events contested in May 2016. The 20-year old emerging Thai star was famous, or perhaps infamous, for a 2013 collapse at the Honda LPGA Thailand where she failed to hold a 2-shot lead with 1 … Continue reading

Get To Know: Beatriz Recari

Beatriz Recari is one of the shining stars of women’s golf. She won her first tournament as a pro, the 2009 Finnair Open on the Ladies European Tour. Since then, the Pamplona, Spain native has gone on to become a winner on the LPGA, capturing titles at the 2010 CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge, the 2013 Kia … Continue reading

Get To Know Shanshan Feng

Can Shanshan Feng duplicate countrywoman Li Na’s success? She was moved by Li Na’s tennis Major win at Roland Garros. Perhaps one day people in China will be moved by Shanshan winning a golf Major on the LPGA.

Get To Know: Sarah Jane Smith

Sarah Jane did make the cut at the 2011 Kraft Nabisco Championship. She finished well back at +17, but a closer look shows she really only had one terrible round…but that was all it took. She shot 72-72-85-76…it was that +13 in the third round that did her in. Nonetheless she did finish in the … Continue reading

Get To Know: Melissa Reid

Born: September 19th, 1987 Place of Birth: Derby, England Nationality: English Tour: Ladies European Tour Amateur Achievements: Won 2004-2005 English Girls’ Championship. Won 2006 and 2007 Helen Holm Trophy for winning the Helen Holm Scottish Ladies Open. Won 2007 British Amateur Strokeplay Championship. 2006 Curtis Cup Member. 2005 Junior Solheim Cup Member. Top amateur at … Continue reading