The sixth-year pro found her breakthrough in 2012 and garnered Symetra Tour Player of the Year honors. She recorded her first two professional wins and posted two runner-up finishes to top Tour’s money list. Choe’s six starts was the lowest number of events played by a Player of the Year in Symetra Tour history. She was a two-time member of the U.S. Junior Solheim Cup Team (2005 & 2007) and a member of the 2006 U.S. Junior Ryder Cup Team.
Rookie Spotlight: Esther Choe
Meet Esther Choe, 2013 LPGA Rookie and 2012 Symetra Tour Player of the Year. Choe was actually a figure skater growing up and switched to golfing thanks to her big brother.