Green Goes Wire-to-wire for First LPGA Win at KPMG

CHASKA, Minn. – Last week, Australian Hannah Green posted a second-round 76 to miss the cut at the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give by two shots. Entering this week’s KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Hazeltine National Golf Club ranked No. 114 in the Women’s World Golf Ranking, Green carried the first 54-hole lead of her career and held off defending champion Sung Hyun Park Sunday to earn her first LPGA Tour victory in a major way. With a four-shot lead at one point during Sunday’s final round, Green carded three bogeys during a four-hole span, watching her lead dwindle … Continue reading Green Goes Wire-to-wire for First LPGA Win at KPMG

Photo Gallery & Recap: Green Takes 54-Hole Lead at KPMG at Hazeltine

CHASKA, Minn. – After three rounds of play at the 2019 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, Hannah Green has entered uncharted territory. Despite carding her first three-putt of the week on the final hole Saturday, the 22-year-old Australian will take the 54-hole lead to the final round of a championship for the first time in her LPGA career Sunday at Hazeltine National Golf Club.   A winner of three tournaments on the Symetra Tour in 2017, Green is searching for her first LPGA victory in her 36th start this week. She enters Sunday’s final round one shot clear of Ariya Jutanugarn, … Continue reading Photo Gallery & Recap: Green Takes 54-Hole Lead at KPMG at Hazeltine

Green Increases Lead at KPMG; Burnham Bounces Back to Make the Cut

CHASKA, Minn. – Borrowing a little luck from her round yesterday, Australian Hannah Green holed her fourth shot after finding the penalty area at 12th to save par Friday, helping her to around of 3-under par 69 as she extended her lead to three strokes over Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn after two rounds of the 2019 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Hazeltine National Golf Club. Green started the championship with a bogey-free round of 68 Thursday, highlighted by sinking her third shot from the sand for birdie at her 16thhole to keep a clean scorecard intact. Finding the fairway and putting … Continue reading Green Increases Lead at KPMG; Burnham Bounces Back to Make the Cut

Photo Gallery and Recap: Women’s PGA Championship Day One

First Round photos from Hazeltime National                 Photos by Bryan Singer CHASKA, Minn. – Needing only 23 putts during her opening round Thursday, Australian Hannah Green fired a career-best round to begin a major, a bogey-free 4-under 68, to take the early lead at the 2019 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Hazeltine National Golf Club. Not only did the 22-year-old sink practically everything she looked at on the putting surface, Green also got some help from her short game late in the round Thursday, holing her bunker shot at the par-5 seventh to help … Continue reading Photo Gallery and Recap: Women’s PGA Championship Day One

Yoemans and Herzog Set Tournament Bests, Detroit Lakes Girls tops Class AA Tourney

JORDAN, Minn. – The Minnesota State High School girls’ golf tournament saw not one, but two records fall Tuesday as the Class AA tournament began at Ridges at Sand Creek. Red Wing High School’s Leah Herzog posted a 6-under par 66 to set a new mark briefly before teammate Sophia Yoemans fired a 9-under par 63 a short time later. The depth of the roster from the Detroit Lakes girls proved vital Tuesday as the Lakers paced the field in the team competition, shooting a team score of 321 to take the opening round lead despite the blistering start by … Continue reading Yoemans and Herzog Set Tournament Bests, Detroit Lakes Girls tops Class AA Tourney