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 Castren started playing golf at the age of 5 years old…Hobbies include movies, going to restaurants, shopping and yoga. LPGA Tour Wins (1 win) 2021 LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship 2020 in a Nutshell Nine events, six cuts made, $112,105 (82) Recorded a career-best T8 finish at the LPGA Drive On Championship – Reynolds Lake Oconee Earned […]

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LPGA Tour *Streaming Coverage Footprints 1.) Anguilla, Antigua, Aruba, the Bahamas, Barbados, Bonaire, the Cayman Islands, Curacao, Dominica, the Dominican Republic, the Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, the Netherlands Antilles, Saba, St. Bart, St. Eustatius, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Martin, St. Vincent & Grenada, Suriname, Tortola, Trinidad […]

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As Portland Tries to Drum Up Tourism, The LPGA Moves Golf Tournament Because the City is Too Dangerous – IOTW Report

WPTV- Mass protests — some would call riots — took place for months on end after the death of George Floyd, the city removed $15 million from the Portland Police Bureau’s budget, and homelessness has become a major issue. According to The Daily Wire, Portland saw 50 murders in 2020 — a 52% increase from the 33 […]

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Decision to play or not before U.S. Women’s Open complicated by LPGA Match Play

SAN FRANCISCO – When Shanshan Feng conceded her consolation match to Ariya Jutanugarn on Sunday at the Bank of Hope Match Play, in order to get some rest before the U.S. Women’s Open, it begged the question about how players prepare for the biggest events of the year. “If I play 18 more, I don’t […]

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Five-time major winner disqualified from LPGA event after shooting 87

By: Nick Piastowski April 22, 2021 Yani Tseng during the ANA Inspiration earlier this year. Getty Images Yani Tseng, a five-time major winner and a former world No. 1, shot a 16-over 87 during Wednesday’s first round of the Hugel-Air Premia LA Open, then was disqualified after the round when she failed to sign her […]

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LPGA names Princeton Athletic Director Mollie Marcoux Samaan as new commissioner

By: Jessica Marksbury May 25, 2021 Mollie Marcoux Samaan will be the LPGA’s ninth commissioner since 1950. Getty Images On Tuesday, the LPGA announced the appointment of the ninth commissioner in the organization’s 71-year history: Mollie Marcoux Samaan, the current Ford Family Director of Athletics at Princeton University, will succeed Mike Whan, who informed the […]

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Play Suspension Delays Finish at U.S. Women’s Open

HOUSTON — The best female golfers had to wait 189 days to start the United States Women’s Open after it was pushed back from June to December because of the coronavirus pandemic. So what’s one more day to crown a winner? A storm blew through Houston on Sunday morning before nearly one-third of the players, […]

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Brooke Henderson sits second in LPGA after brilliant first round

Breadcrumb Trail Links Local Sports Golf Author of the article: The Ottawa Citizen Brooke Henderson is in the club house after the second round. Photo by Scott Halleran /Getty Images Article content RYE, NY. – Brooke Henderson used an LPGA major on a venerable stage to build her case she’s ready to play with the […]