This is the first year for the event.
Will Inbee Park defend her title?
I wanted to send you a special “thank you” for allowing me to spend the day with you, Andreas (your caddie and boyfriend) and our other Pro-Am partners at this year’s Navistar LPGA Classic.
The LPGA-USGA Girls Golf of Little Rock, Arkansas made their way to the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship Presented by P&G to watch LPGA Players during the pro-am and collect autographs.
LPGA Tour Rookie Hee Kyung Seo currently holds a commanding 266-point lead in the Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year race. The 25-year old from South Korea has posted seven top-25 finishes this season including a runner-up at the U.S. Women’s Open conducted by the USGA and a tie for sixth at the Avnet LPGA Classic.
Kathleen Ekey joined an elite group when she finished as Player of the Year on the 2011 LPGA Futures Tour. She moves alongside other former top Futures Tour money winners, such as Vicky Hurst, Song-Hee Kim, Cindy LaCrosse and Mina Harigae, as she moves on to the LPGA Tour next season as a Futures Tour “graduate.”