Tagged with Hawaii

Michelle Wie Wins 2014 LPGA Lotte Championship

With apologies to Thomas Wolfe, apparently you can go home again. In a storybook scenario, Michelle Wie returned to the comforts of her native Hawaii to win the 2014 LPGA Lotte Championship presented by J Golf. It wasn’t just a crowd rooting for the hometown hero. Watching how naturally and affectionately Michelle interacted with patrons … Continue reading

LPGA Watch 2013: Michelle Wie

Anybody who has read my posts over the years knew this one was coming once I decided to do a series of “LPGA Watch 2013” entries. Michelle Wie is a favorite of mine, that’s for sure. But while I was disappointed that 2012 wasn’t a better year for Sung-Mi, I am a bit conflicted about … Continue reading

Ai Miyazato Wins 2012 LPGA Lotte Championship

There would be no finishing in 2nd place for Ai Miyazato in Hawaii. After playing bridesmaid to Yani Tseng at the 2012 Honda LPGA Thailand and 2012 RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup, Ai-sama finished with flare on the back 9 in round 4, claiming the 2012 LPGA Lotte Championship. For some time, it looked like … Continue reading