Get to know the 2011 Rookies: Tournament they want to play?

The rookies of the 2011 LPGA Tour are beginning to make a name for themselves. Get to know the rookies as they share their thoughts on a few topics. Check back towards the start of the season to find out more about your favorite rookies as LPGA.com shares some insight into their lives.

What tournament are you looking forward to the most? And why?
Rookie
Country
Answer
Shasta Averyhardt
USA
My very first LPGA event because I can't wait to play!
Danah Bordner
USA
Not sure.
Becky Brewerton
Wales
If I get in it would be the U. S. Women's Open, magical event.
Sara Brown
USA
My first one, the Kia Classic because it will be the start to a new year, a new season and I'm just excited to be on the LPGA Tour.
Sarah Brown
USA
I would love to play in the Kraft Nabisco Championship because I love the history and tradition of it and I love the course.
Dori Carter
USA
Anything international - I haven't traveled outside the United States much.
Jodi Ewart
England
RICOH Women's British Open - to be given the opportunity to play a major championship in my own country would be amazing!
Tiffany Joh
USA
The first one I get into.
Jennifer Johnson
USA
I am looking forward to every tournament because most of the venues are unique and are in some countries that I have never been to.
Kimberly Kim
USA
Every single one, because just being part of the LPGA in any event is such an honor and privilege.
Jessica Korda
USA
All of them! Because I get to explore new places and courses.
Amelia Lewis
USA
No particular one, just the overall experience of playing in the tournaments.
Ryann O'Toole
USA
My first event, but really Kraft Nabisco, because all of my friends and family can come.
Stephanie Sherlock
Canada
All of them! It's a huge honor to be able to play in any event.
Jenny Shin
South Korea
My first, because I'd want to play well in the beginning and get some ease off of my shoulders.
Jennifer Song
USA
I get excited with almost every tournament that I participate in, but I look forward to the U.S. Women’s Open the most. After that, I’m looking forward to the Olympics in 2016!  I think it would be incredible to be chosen for the golf team?
Jenny Suh
USA
My first LPGA event, because I'm so excited to play on the big tour.
Jaclyn Sweeney
USA

The U. S. Women's Open because it is my nation's championship

Alison Whitaker
Australia
My first tour event! And hopefully the U. S. Women's Open because it really is the best of the best playing!

 

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