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Hall of Fame Golfer Annika Sorenstam Uses Lessons Learned on the Course to Succeed in Business

Alicia Jessop | Posted 09.21.2015 | Sports
Alicia Jessop

Like successful athletes before her, Sorenstam always had a vision for her life. And for the first time in her life, in 2008, her vision began off of the golf course. In that moment, it was time for Sorenstam to find success in the business world and in her personal life, as a wife and mother.

The Masters Highlights Golf's Growing Need To Attract Female Fans

Alicia Jessop | Posted 06.09.2015 | Sports
Alicia Jessop

This weekend, millions of eyes will be drawn to Augusta, Ga. as golf's greatest players tee off in the Masters. While many eyes are on Tiger Woods and Bubba Watson as they compete in the tournament, an important storyline at the Masters is the role that women play in golf in 2015.

San Diego State Women's Golf Team Shows Off Some Pretty Fierce Trick Shots

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.19.2015 | College

If you're looking to get inside your opponent's head, consider releasing a video of your team's best trick shots on YouTube. The San Diego State wo...

Meet The Youngest Player To Qualify For The U.S. Women's Open

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.20.2014 | Sports

Lucy Li has become the youngest player to qualify for the U.S. Women's Open by winning the sectional qualifier at Half Moon Bay in California. The 11...

75-Foot Eagle Putt Seals Victory

AP | JUSTIN BERGMAN | Posted 03.05.2014 | Sports

SINGAPORE (AP) — Paula Creamer sank a 75-foot eagle putt on the second playoff hole against Azahara Munoz to win the HSBC Women's Champions on Sunda...

10 Things All Beginning Golfers Need to Know

Felice Shapiro | Posted 03.31.2014 | Fifty
Felice Shapiro

It's OK to cheer on your husband (or your friend's husband) and tell him to "stick it" for a putt or "get it up" for a chip or "honey, don't worry, that was a really tough lie."

LPGA Golfer Fires Caddie, Hires Boyfriend From Crowd

AP | By RACHEL COHEN | Posted 08.29.2013 | Sports

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Jessica Korda turned to her boyfriend and said, "Johnny, grab the bag, let's go." The 20-year-old American f...

15-Year-Old Makes LPGA History

AP | Posted 10.26.2012 | Sports

COQUITLAM, British Columbia — Lydia Ko made some more history – and made it clear that she has no plans to rush into a professional golf c...

15-Year-Old Makes LPGA History

Posted 08.26.2012 | Sports

By Beth Ann Baldry, Golfweek Lydia Ko went on Golf Channel after her historic victory and said she’d like to have the winner’s check so could b...

Women's Golfer Wins First Major

Posted 07.08.2012 | Sports

By Beth Ann Baldry, Golfweek KOHLER, Wis. – A Korean player was destined to win this week. Se Ri Pak and Na Yeon Choi crossed paths on the ninth...

US Teen Makes Golf History!

AP | By MICHAEL CASEY | Posted 12.17.2011 | Home

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- American teenager Lexi Thompson has made history as the youngest winner on both the LPGA and Ladies European Tours. Th...

Top 10 Clutch Golf Shots Of Past 10 Years

Posted 11.27.2011 | Sports

By Golfweek Staff Bill Haas’ watery par save during the Tour Championship finale was pretty clutch . . . but was it the most clutch shot in the p...

16-Year-Old Makes LPGA History

AP | By JOHN ZENOR | Posted 11.19.2011 | Sports

By JOHN ZENOR, Associated Press PRATTVILLE, Ala. -- Juli Inkster thinks Lexi Thompson has proven she's ready for LPGA Tour membership. The 16-ye...

Kerr, Anderson Take Early Lead In U.S. Women's Open

Reuters | By Leonard Shapiro | Posted 09.07.2011 | Denver

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (Reuters) - World number two Cristie Kerr and unheralded amateur Amy Anderson held a share of the early lead at the U.S. Wo...

22-Year-Old Becomes Youngest To Win Four LPGA Majors

AP | JOHN WAWROW | Posted 08.27.2011 | Sports

PITTSFORD, N.Y. — When Yani Tseng bought idol Annika Sorenstam's home in Florida two years ago, she wondered how she'd ever fill the huge trophy...

Alexis Thompson, 14-Year-Old, Tied For LPGA Tour Lead

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PRATTVILLE, Ala. — Ninth-grader Alexis Thompson is trying to avoid getting to far ahead of herself in the Navistar LPGA Classic. "I'm an amateu...