Posts tagged with: "Michelle Wie"

NEWS: Wie Undergoes Season-Ending Hand Surgery View More
Michelle Wie (Photo credit: Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images)

NEWS: Wie Undergoes Season-Ending Hand Surgery

Last Sunday night, after finishing 8-over par in the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship, Michelle Wie was hanging out at the Jet Lag Lizard, a small local haunt in Incheon, South Korea, that caters to flight crews and caddies. Wie wore a lightweight hoodie and sat at a high-top table…

QUICK TAKE: Wie Seeks To Recapture The Swing Of Her Youth View More
Michelle Wie is hoping to recapture some magic this week at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship. (Photo: Jason Vinlove, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Wie Seeks To Recapture The Swing Of Her Youth

KILDEER, ILLINOIS | It started in the Bahamas at the first LPGA event of the year. That’s where Michelle Wie took her first long, languid swing, a swing that seemed to go on forever; a swing that was still in windup mode when some of her old swings would have…

NEWS: Wie (Neck) Withdraws From U.S. Women’s Open View More
Michelle Wie has played solid golf this year, but a nagging neck injury stopped her from making a run at another U.S. Open title. (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada, USA Today Sports)

NEWS: Wie (Neck) Withdraws From U.S. Women’s Open

BEDMINSTER, NEW JERSEY | It’s been a busy morning in Bedminster. After struggling throughout most of the opening round with a nagging neck injury (the left side of her neck seizes up and cramps), Michelle Wie made it one hole Friday morning before withdrawing. At the 11th tee (her second…

Wie’s Game Back On Track, But Can She Win? View More
Michelle Wie plays her best when she finds joy in the game, says Mark Rolfing (Photo Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports / Reuters Picture Supplied by Action Images)

Wie’s Game Back On Track, But Can She Win?

She’s certainly playing better, but it doesn’t look easy. Michelle Wie continues to approach golf like it’s a UFC cage fight, battling the course and her swing in ways that seem violent and painful. She hasn’t won an event since the 2014 U.S. Women’s Open, but the T2 at the…

NEWS: Li, Wie Pair Up Well At ANA Inspiration View More
Michelle Wie (front) and Lucy Li / Getty Images

NEWS: Li, Wie Pair Up Well At ANA Inspiration

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. – The ANA Inspiration turned into Amateur Hour early on Thursday. And that was a great thing. Lucy Li, last seen as a precocious 11-year-old with braces and pigtails who qualified in 2014 for the U.S. Women’s Open at Pinehurst, teed off at 8:45 a.m. in her second…

PGA SHOW: PGA Junior League Golf Shows Rapid Growth

PGA SHOW: PGA Junior League Golf Shows Rapid Growth

ORLANDO – For every narrative of golf being in decline, there is a counterpunch of optimism. One such beam of hope has been passed around enthusiastically throughout the 64th PGA Merchandise Show: PGA Junior League Golf, an initiative started with an eye toward building the game, has grown at a…