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Leona Maguire grabs 3-stroke lead at Meijer LPGA Classic

Ireland’s Leona Maguire piled up eight birdies and an eagle on her way to an 8-under-par 64 — tied for low round of the day — as she took a three-shot lead at the Meijer LPGA Classic in Grand Rapids, Mich. Maguire is 15-under 129 at the midway point of the event at Blythefield Country […]

  • Report: Maria Fassi, Gabi Ruffels get invites to Women’s PGA

    Maria Fassi, who has been recovering from knee surgery in April, and Gabriela Ruffels received sponsor invitations for the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, scheduled for June 24-27 at the Atlanta Athletic Club in Johns Creek, Ga. The 23-year-old Fassi, a former star at Arkansas and individual NCAA champion in 2019, made her return to the […]

  • Matilda Castren shoots 65 at Mediheal for first career LPGA win

    Matilda Castren fired a final-round 65 to overtake Min Lee on Sunday to earn her first career LPGA victory, finishing at 14 under to win the LPGA Mediheal Championship at Lake Merced Golf Club in Daly City, Calif. The 26-year-old Castren, a Finnish native who played collegiately at Florida State, tied for her lowest round […]

  • Min Lee (68) vaults into lead at Mediheal Championship

    Min Lee of Chinese Taipei fired a 4-under 68 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead after 54 holes at the LPGA Mediheal Championship at Lake Merced Golf Club in Daly City, Calif. Finland’s Matilda Castren (69) and American Lauren Kim (71) head into Sunday’s final round tied for second two shots back at 7 […]

  • Danielle Kang charges to 36-hole lead at Mediheal Championship

    Danielle Kang rode a wave of birdies to a blistering 66, the low round of the day, to grab the second-round lead Friday at the midway point at the LPGA Mediheal Championship at Lake Merced Golf Club in Daly City, Calif. Kang sits at 7 under through 36 holes on the strength of seven birdies […]

  • Brooke Henderson, Cristie Kerr withdraw from LPGA event

    Canadian Brooke Henderson and Cristie Kerr have withdrawn prior to Friday’s second round of the LPGA Mediheal Championship at Lake Merced Golf Club in Daly City, Calif. LPGA Media did not disclose a reason for their exits. The 23-year-old Henderson, who is fifth in the Rolex Rankings, finished with a 5-over-par 77 after the first […]

  • Leona Maguire cards nine birdies to take lead at Mediheal Championship

    Ireland’s Leona Maguire sank nine birdies on her way to an opening-round, 7-under 65 Thursday to take the lead at the LPGA Mediheal Championship at Lake Merced Golf Club in Daly City, Calif. Jasmine Suwannapura of Thailand birdied Nos. 15 and 18 to make a late run up the leaderboard, finishing alone in second at […]

  • Lexi Thompson faces quick turnaround for MediHeal Championship

    Lexi Thompson will tee it up on Thursday at Lake Merced Golf Club outside of San Francisco, just down the road from the Olympic Club where she lost a five-shot lead over the final 10 holes of the U.S. Women’s Open just four days prior. Thompson’s game is clearly in excellent shape. The question is […]

  • Yuka Saso wins U.S. Women’s Open on third playoff hole

    Yuka Saso sank a birdie putt on the third playoff hole to outduel Nasa Hataoka and win the U.S. Women’s Open on Sunday in San Francisco. The 19-year-old Saso shot a 2-over 73 to finish at 4-under 280 on the Lake Course at Olympic Club on a day in which American Lexi Thompson shot 4-over […]

  • Lexi Thompson (66) owns 54-hole lead at U.S. Women’s Open

    American Lexi Thompson fired a 5-under par 66 on Saturday to take a one-shot lead at the U.S. Women’s Open in San Francisco. Thompson’s 66 was the low round of Round 3 and her lowest career round in a U.S. Women’s Open. She sits at 7 under for the tournament. Each of the next seven […]

  • Yuka Saso takes lead midway through U.S. Women’s Open

    Yuka Saso of the Philippines tied for the second-best round of the day at 4-under 67 to take a one-shot lead midway through the U.S. Women’s Open at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. Saso had six birdies and two bogeys, one each on the front and back nines, and is at 6-under for the […]

  • Teenage amateur Megha Ganne holds share of U.S. Women’s Open lead

    High school junior Megha Ganne carded a 4-under 67 on Thursday to share the first-round lead with England’s Mel Reid at the U.S. Women’s Open at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. Ganne, a 17-year-old amateur, recorded six birdies against two bogeys on the biggest stage in women’s golf. She held the lead until a […]

  • Paula Creamer finally healthy, excited to take on Olympic Club

    Paula Creamer will continue her comeback at this week’s U.S. Women’s Open. Whether she will be a factor or not remains to be seen, but the Bay Area native is excited the event is being played for the first time at San Francisco’s iconic Olympic Club, which has played host to five previous U.S. Opens. […]

  • Ally Ewing beats Sophia Popov to win inaugural Match-Play title

    Ally Ewing claimed the inaugural Bank of Hope LPGA Match-Play title Sunday by defeating German Sophia Popov 2 and 1 in Las Vegas for her second career LPGA triumph. Amid blazing conditions, the former Mississippi State star dropped a 3-foot putt on the 17th hole at Shadow Creek to clinch the victory as Ewing completed […]

  • Sophia Popov continues run into semis at Match-Play

    German Sophia Popov vaulted into the semifinals of the Bank of Hope LPGA Match-Play after two top-10 wins Saturday, including a 20-hole playoff victory over World No. 2 Inbee Park. Popov eagled the 18th hole to force the playoff. Popov is joined in Sunday’s semis by American Ally Ewing, Ariya Jutanugarn of Thailand and China’s […]

  • Inbee Park, Danielle Kang advance to knockout stage at Match-Play

    American Danielle Kang defeated good friend Lizette Salas on Friday to finish the group stage undefeated and Inbee Park also advanced to the knockout stage of the Bank of Hope LPGA Match-Play in Las Vegas. Kang was the only player to go 3-0 in the group stage. Kang defeated Salas 4&3 in Group 5 to […]

  • Lizette Salas, Danielle Kang book Match-Play clash

    Nine players won each of their first two matches of the Bank of Hope LPGA Match-Play in Las Vegas, but at least one of them will be eliminated. In Group 5, good friends Lizette Salas and Danielle Kang will battle Friday for a berth in the tournament’s round of 16. Salas earned a 3-and-2 win […]

  • Jennifer Chang earns tie with Inbee Park at Match-Play

    American Jennifer Chang earned a shocking tie against World No. 2 Inbee Park on Wednesday on the first day of round-robin play at the Bank of Hope Match-Play tournament in Las Vegas. Chang is ranked 259 in the world and doesn’t own a victory on the LPGA Tour. Park has 21 career victories. Chang was […]

  • LPGA tabs Mollie Marcoux Samaan as commissioner

    The board of directors of the LPGA announced Tuesday that it unanimously elected Mollie Marcoux Samaan as the tour’s next commissioner. Marcoux Samaan will become the ninth commissioner of the LPGA when she succeeds Mike Whan, who announced in January his intention to step down after 11 years at the post. Whan recently was announced […]

  • Wei-Ling Hsu captures first LPGA Tour win in Williamsburg

    Wei-Ling Hsu of Chinese Taipei made an eagle on the 15th hole to overtake playing partner Moriya Jutanugarn on the leaderboard and went on to win the Pure Silk Championship in Williamsburg, Va., for her first career LPGA Tour victory. Jutanugarn, of Thailand, carded a double bogey on the same hole at the River Course […]

  • Wei-Ling Hsu, Moriya Jutanugarn share third-round lead at Williamsburg

    The River Course at Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, Va., softened up just in time for moving day, and several women took advantage. Wei-Ling Hsu of Chinese Taipei and Moriya Jutanugarn of Thailand shared the 54-hole lead at 10 under at the Pure Silk Championship after shooting 6-under 65s on Saturday. They lead American Jessica Korda […]

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