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Top Senior Amateurs Invited to Compete in Legends Tour Event

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014 02:20 Friday, 24 October 2014 02:07

altBOSTON, Massachusetts (LPGA) — Amateurs Ellen Port and Susan Cohn have been invited to compete alongside LPGA Legends Tour professionals next month at the Walgreens Charity Championship presented by The Seagate Country Club.

Slated for Nov. 6-9, in Delray Beach, Fla., the 36-hole tournament will feature 48 LPGA Tour legends and the two amateur invitees. When invitations were sent to Port and Cohn in July this year, they were the reigning 2013 U.S. Women's Senior Amateur champion (Port) and runner-up (Cohn).

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Inbee Park to Take No. 1 Spot in Women’s Golf

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 22:31 Wednesday, 22 October 2014 22:22

Inbee Park

Canadian Press

DAYTONA BEACH, Florida (AP) — Inbee Park will take the No. 1 spot in women's golf from Stacy Lewis on Monday.

Both players are skipping the Blue Bay LPGA this week in China.

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This Week in Golf

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 01:03 Wednesday, 22 October 2014 00:39

McGladrey Classic

Canadian Press

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PGA TOUR

MCGLADREY CLASSIC

Site: St. Simons Island, Georgia.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Sea Island Resort, Seaside Course (7,005 yards, par 70).

Purse: $5.7 million. Winner's share: $1,026,000.

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Baek Wins Playoff to Take LPGA South Korea

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014 01:15 Tuesday, 21 October 2014 01:09

Kyu-Jung Baek

Canadian Press

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Kyu Jung Baek of South Korea won a three-way playoff to claim the LPGA’s KEB-HanaBank Championship.

Baek, making the first LPGA start of her career, shot a final-round 67 to finish tied at 10-under 278 with Brittany Lincicome of the United States and compatriot In Gee Chun, then birdied the first playoff hole on the Ocean Course at the Sky72 Golf Club to take the title.

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The ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer Will Be Held May 25-31, 2015

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014 00:56 Tuesday, 21 October 2014 00:52

ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by AcerGALLOWAY, New Jersey (LPGA) — The 27th ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer will be held May 25-31, 2015, tournament officials announced. Defending champion Stacy Lewis, who has held the World No. 1 ranking since winning this year’s tournament, will join one of the best fields in women’s professional golf in their annual return to the historic Bay Course at Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club.

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