Posts tagged with: "Wegman’s LPGA Championship"

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LPGA Championship Moving On

PITTSFORD, NEW YORK | Shortly after finishing her pro-am round at the Wegmans LPGA Championship last Wednesday, Laura Davies was strolling near the clubhouse at Monroe Golf Club when spectator Debi Combs spotted her. Well past middle age and bedecked in pink, Combs rushed toward the 50-year-old Englishwoman like a…

Swan Song for Wegmans LPGA Championship

Pittsford, N.Y. | This week marks the end of an era for the LPGA as players tee off in the Wegmans LPGA Championship for the last time and the tour departs the Rochester, N.Y., market after 38 years. The LPGA’s fourth major, which is also its second-longest running tournament (60…

LPGA Makes Major Announcement

In a whirlwind media tour of New York this morning, LPGA commissioner Mike Whan, along with PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua, world No. 2 Stacy Lewis and a smattering of executives from KPMG and NBC Sports announced that the event known as the Wegman’s LPGA Championship not only will…

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Andrea Creates Major Slog

ROCHESTER, NEW YORK | Andrea had the biggest impact on the Wegman’s LPGA Championship even though there was no player in the field by that name. The leading edge of Tropical Storm Andrea, which caused flooding and forced evacuations on Long Island and wreaked havoc on Merion Golf Club before…