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Kim overcomes rough start to win playoff at Lake Merced

May. 5, 2019 11:43 PM EDT

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Known for an attacking style that has led to two of three lowest 72-hole scores in LPGA Tour history, Sei Young Kim had to adapt to win the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship at tight and tricky Lake Merced Golf Club. Already playing through a back injury that forced her to alter her...

Sei Young Kim takes 3-shot lead at chilly Lake Merced

May. 4, 2019 10:16 PM EDT

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Sei Young Kim shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday at cold and windy Lake Merced to take a three-stroke lead in the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship. Playing through a back injury that has forced her to alter her swing, Kim rebounded from an opening bogey with a chip-in eagle on the par-5...

So Yeon Ryu takes 1-stroke lead at difficult Lake Merced

May. 3, 2019 10:25 PM EDT

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — So Yeon Ryu shot a 2-under 70 on Friday afternoon at difficult Lake Merced to take a one-stroke lead over follow South Korean player Sei Young Kim and American Ryann O'Toole in the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship. Tied for the first-round lead with Eun-Hee Ji and Anne van Dam after a...

Van Dam, Ryu, Ji share LPGA Tour lead at Lake Merced

May. 2, 2019 9:37 PM EDT

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Long-hitting Anne van Dam two-putted for birdie on the par-5 18th for a 5-under 67 and a share of the lead with So Yeon Ryu and Eun-Hee Ji in the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship. Van Dam bogeyed two of the first four holes in her afternoon round at Lake Merced. The 23-year-old...