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5'5''...Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt...Hobbies include all sports, reading, music, and movies.
2013 in a Nutshell
- 20 events, 14 cuts made, $163,260 (67)
- Recorded career-best tie for seventh finish at the 2013 Reignwood LPGA Classic
- Tied career-low round with a 65 in the first round of the CN Canadian Women's Open
• 20 events, 10 cuts made, $89,817 (81)
• 2 top-25 finishes
• Won two events on the LET (most recent – 2012 Turkish Airlines Ladies Open)
• Recorded career-best ties for ninth at the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia and the Mizuno Classic.
• Competed on her first European Solheim Cup Team with a 1-2-0 record.
• Finished second in the Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year race behind Hee Kyung Seo.
• Won the Turkish Airlines Ladies Open on the LET.
• Tied for 14th at the LPGA Qualifying Tournament, where she earned Priority Cateogory 11for the 2011 LPGA Season.
• Competed on the Ladies European Tour (LET).
• Played in five events on the LET, winning the 2009 Communitat Valenciana European Nations Cup (with Marjet van der Graaf).
• Won the Dutch Stroke Play Championship twice and was the Dutch National Amateur Champion in 2008.
• Finished second at both the 2008 European Team Championship and 2007 NCAA Championship.
• Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt.
• Hobbies include all sports, reading, music and movies.