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5'11''...Started playing golf at age 8...Credits her parents as the people who influenced her career the most...Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt...Has her own website, www.jessicakorda.com.
• 2012 Women’s Australian Open
The Solheim Cup (1)
2013 in a Nutshell
- 21 events, 21 cuts made, $594,389 (25)
- 6 top-10 finishes including a season-best tie for second at the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic
- Competed as a rookie on the 2013 U.S. Solheim Cup Team and posted a 1-2-1 record
• 20 events, 16 cuts made, $339,320 (41)
• Two top-10 finishes.
• Became a Rolex First-Time Winner at the season-opening ISPA Handa Women’s Australian Open by winning a six-way sudden-death playoff on the second hole.
• Finished tied for 19th at the Avnet LPGA Classic; tied for 45th at the HSBC Women's Champions.
• Tied for 51st at the Honda LPGA Thailand.
• Turned professional in December.
• Finished runner-up LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament, where she earned Priority List Category 11 for the 2011 LPGA season.
• A member of the 2010 USA Curtis Cup team and 2009 USA Junior Solheim Cup team, Korda enjoyed a successful amatuer career, winning the 2010 South Atlantic Amatuer Championship (SALLY).
• She made the cut at the 2008 and 2009 U.S. Women's Open Championship and finished runner-up at the 2010 U.S. Women's Amateur Championship.
• Started playing golf at age 8.
• Credits her parents as the people who influenced her career the most.
• Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt.
• Has her own website, www.jessicakorda.com.