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Henderson beats Weaver-Wright in playoff in ShopRite LPGA

Jun. 12, 2022 17:39 PM EDT

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Brooke Henderson closed with a 7-under 64 a year ago in the ShopRite LPGA Classic and finished second. The 24-year-old Canadian matched the final-round performance in the event this year, and still had work to do. This time she got the job done Sunday...

Frida Kinhult takes 1-shot lead into ShopRite LPGA finale

Jun. 11, 2022 19:37 PM EDT

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Frida Kinhult birdied the par-5 18th for a 4-under 67 and the second-round lead Saturday in the ShopRite LPGA Classic. Seeking her first tour victory, the 22-year-old Swede starred at Florida State and was the top-ranked amateur in the world in 2019. ...

PGA Tour in Ohio, US Women's Open returns to Pine Needles

May. 31, 2022 11:55 AM EDT

PGA TOUR MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT Site: Dublin, Ohio. Course: Muirfield Village GC. Yardage: 7,533. Par: 72. Prize money: $12 million. Winner's share: $2.16 million. Television: Thursday-Friday, 2-6 p.m. (Golf Channel);...

Minjee Lee hangs on, wins LPGA Founders Cup over Thompson

May. 15, 2022 17:32 PM EDT

CLIFTON, N.J. (AP) — The way LPGA scoring leader Minjee Lee has been playing, winning was only a matter of time. The title came in the Cognizant Founders Cup on Sunday after a final round in which the Australian wasn't playing her best. Lee made her only three...

Minjee Lee takes 1-shot lead into last round of Founders Cup

May. 14, 2022 20:13 PM EDT

CLIFTON, N.J. (AP) — Minjee Lee seemed to be more worried about finishing her third round on a dreary, rainy day than keeping the lead at the Cognizant Founders Cup. The 25-year-old LPGA Tour scoring leader did both Saturday moving within a round of posting her first win of the...

Minjee Lee takes 3-shot lead in LPGA Tour's Founders Cup

May. 13, 2022 19:40 PM EDT

CLIFTON, N.J. (AP) — The only only thing missing from Minjee Lee’s resume this year is a victory and the best scorer on the LPGA Tour took a big step toward that in the second round of the Cognizant Founders Cup. Lee flirted with the best round on tour this season before settling...

Sagstrom shoots 63 to take lead in LPGA Founders Cup

May. 12, 2022 19:41 PM EDT

CLIFTON, N.J. (AP) — Madelene Sagstrom shot a flawless 9-under 63 during a round she felt holes kept getting larger to take one-stroke lead over Megan Khang after the first round of the Cognizant Founders Cup on Thursday. Nasa Hataoka, who won in Los Angeles in April before taking...

Hannah Green takes 1-shot lead into Palos Verdes finale

Apr. 30, 2022 22:03 PM EDT

PALOS VERDES ESTATES, Calif. (AP) — Hannah Green held onto the lead Saturday in the Palos Verdes Championship after a frustrating start on the hilly, windswept course perched above the Pacific Ocean. Three strokes ahead of Lydia Ko and three other players entering the day, Green...

Hannah Green opens 3-shot lead in Palos Verdes Championship

Apr. 29, 2022 22:42 PM EDT

PALOS VERDES ESTATES, Calif. (AP) — Hannah Green took the lead into the weekend in the Palos Verdes Championship, rebounding from consecutive bogeys Thursday in gusting wind to birdie the two late par 5s in a 5-under 66. Green had a three-stroke lead over five players at hilly...

Minjee Lee shoots 63, leads Palos Verdes Championship

Apr. 29, 2022 03:01 AM EDT

PALOS VERDES ESTATES, Calif. (AP) — Minjee Lee shot an 8-under 63 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead over top-ranked Jin Young Ko after the first round of the Palos Verdes Championship. Coming off a third-place tie Sunday in the LA Open at Whilshire Country Club, Lee had a...