Sep 30, 2011 18:30 EDT
Teenager Lexi Thompson will play full-time on the LPGA tour next season after the women's golf circuit approved her request to waive the minimum age requirement.
Sep 30, 2011 14:42 EDT
(Reuters) - Teenage prodigy Alexis Thompson will compete full-time on the LPGA Tour next year after her petition for membership was approved by the LPGA on Friday.
Sep 19, 2011 23:20 EDT
(Reuters) - Teenage prodigy Alexis Thompson has the golfing world waiting with bated breath in anticipation of what she might achieve next after becoming the youngest winner on the LPGA Tour.
Sep 19, 2011 13:06 EDT
Lexi Thompson has already made LPGA history, becoming the youngest winner of a tour event at age 16, but she is going to have to wait even longer before becoming a member of the tour.
Sep 18, 2011 17:12 EDT
American Lexi Thompson became the youngest champion in the LPGA's 61-year history, the 16-year-old prodigy firing a two-under par 70 on Sunday to capture the Navistar Classic by five strokes.
Sep 17, 2011 22:57 EDT
US teen Lexi Thompson, trying to become the youngest winner in the LPGA's 61-year history, fired a five-under par 67 to seize a five-stroke lead at the Navistar Classic.
Sep 17, 2011 17:30 EDT
US teen Lexi Thompson, trying to become the youngest winner in the LPGA's 61-year history, fired a five-under par 67 on Saturday to seize a five-stroke lead at the Navistar Classic.
May 01, 2011 19:55 EDT
Sweden's Maria Hjorth capitalized on teenager Alexis Thompson's final-round fade Sunday, rallying to win the Avnet LPGA Classic for her fifth LPGA tour title.
Apr 30, 2011 19:27 EDT
Alexis Thompson, a 16-year-old US prodigy trying to become the youngest winner in the LPGA's 61-year history, fired a five-under par 67 on Saturday to share the lead at the Avnet Classic.
Jul 08, 2010 17:53 EDT
Heat, s-l-o-w play make for long opening day of US Women's Open. Imagine 52 Red Sox-Yankees games all going on at about the same time.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Full name||Marlene Bauer Hagge|
|Born||February 16, 1934 |
Eureka, South Dakota
|Residence||La Quinta, California|
|Former tour(s)||LPGA Tour (Founder)|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in LPGA Major Championships|
|LPGA Championship||Won 1956|
|Achievements and awards|
|World Golf Hall of Fame||2002 (member page)|
Money List Winner