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NEWS: World No. 1 Maguire Will Forgo LPGA Q-School Finals View More
Leona Maguire represented Ireland at the 2016 Olympics. (Photo Credit: REUTERS/Andrew Boyers, Picture Supplied by Action Images)

NEWS: World No. 1 Maguire Will Forgo LPGA Q-School Finals

Nobody can deny that world amateur No. 1 Leona Maguire is a rare breed. But she’s an even rarer breed at the pressure-packed LPGA and Symetra Tour Qualifying Tournament Stage II event in Florida this week because her goal is simply to complete 72 holes and secure Symetra Tour status….

Sung Hyun Park Clinches 2017 Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year Honors

Sung Hyun Park Clinches 2017 Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year Honors

The LPGA Tour today announced that 24-year-old Sung Hyun Park, of the Republic of Korea, has mathematically clinched the 2017 Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year award with five events remaining on the season’s schedule. Park, who won the 2017 U.S. Women’s Open Championship for her first LPGA and…

NEWS: Catriona Matthew Named 2019 European Solheim Cup Captain View More
Catriona Matthew at the 2017 Solheim Cup at Des Moines Golf and Country Club. (Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Catriona Matthew Named 2019 European Solheim Cup Captain

Catriona Matthew, a four-time LPGA Tour winner and nine-time Solheim Cup participant, has been named the European Solheim Cup captain for the 2019 matches in her home country of Scotland, the Ladies European Tour announced Thursday. Matthew, 48, was an unsurprising pick given her experience and Scottish roots. The PGA…

QUICK TAKE: Tour Players Rally For Houston Relief Efforts View More
Stacy Lewis is one of many golf pros who will be donating their winnings to the people in Houston after Hurricane Harvey devastated the area. (Photo credit: Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Tour Players Rally For Houston Relief Efforts

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey devastating the Houston area, many professional golfers have used their resources to aid in what could potentially be the costliest natural disaster in United States history. Chris Stroud, a Houston resident who won the Barracuda Championship in early August for his first PGA Tour…

NEWS: LPGA Extends Kingsmill Deal View More
The LPGA and Kingsmill are set to continue their relationship.

NEWS: LPGA Extends Kingsmill Deal

  To the surprise of absolutely no one, the LPGA announced on Tuesday that Kingsmill Resort In Williamsburg, Va., will continue to host the Kingsmill Championship for three more years. The 2017 edition, won by Lexi Thompson in May, was the last on the existing contract, and Kingsmill changed owners…