In the Winner's Circle with Beatriz Recari

Beatriz Recari
Photo Credit: Hunter Martin/Getty Images

Beatriz Recari of Spain hits her tee shot on the fourth hole during the final round of the Marathon Classic presented by Owens Corning & O-I on July 21, 2013 in Sylvania, Ohio.

IN THE WINNER’S CIRCLE with BEATRIZ RECARI

2013 Marathon Classic Presented by Owens Corning O-I

Highland Meadows Golf Club, Sylvania, Ohio

Born: Pamplona, Spain

Lives: Miami, Fla.

Birthdate: April 21, 1987 – currently 26 years, 3 months

Qualified for LPGA Tour: Finished 10th at the 2009 LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament

Turned Professional: 2005

VICTORIES
- LPGA: Third-career victory Previous wins: 2010 CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge, 2013 Kia Classic

MONEY
- CAREER: With the $195,000 first-place check, Beatriz moves to 128th on the LPGA Career Money List with $1,717,162
- SEASON: Beatriz has earned $784,023 this season and is sixth on the 2013 LPGA Official Money List

MARATHON CLASSIC RECORD

YEAR FINISH MONEY SCORECARD SCORING AVG
2010 T10 $16,936 69-67-72-66=274 (-10) 68.5
2012 T9 $27,868 70-66-70-69=275 (-9) 68.75

OF NOTE
- Today’s victory marks the first season in Beatriz’s four-year career she has earned two wins
- Made 57 starts between her first and second victory (2010 CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge and 2013 Kia Classic)
- Made nine starts between her second and third victory (2013 Kia Classic and 2013 Marathon Classic)

ROLEX RANKINGS
- With her win, Beatriz is projected to move from No. 26 to No. 17 in the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings

2013 IN A NUTSHELL
- 14 events, 13 cuts made, $784,023 earned, 2 wins, 3 additional top-10s
- Earns 30 points toward Player of the Year race with her victory and now currently sits in fourth with 80 points

2012 RECAP
- 27 events, 27 cuts made, $444,620 earned (32), five top-10 finishes
- Recorded season-best tie for sixth at the Navistar LPGA Classic
- Finished seventh on Tour in fairways (80.1 percent) and 10th in greens hit (72.5 percent)

 

 

 

 

 

Topics: In the winners circle, Recari, Beatriz, Marathon Classic

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