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Ayako Uehara
Rookie Year
2013
Height
5'1"
Career Earnings
$1,438,674

2018 in a Nutshell

  • 28 events, 20 cuts made, $311,510 (63)
  • Recorded three top-10s including a season-best third at Cambia Portland Classic and eighth place at the ANA Inspiration, her career-best finish in a major

Career Highlights

2017:

  • 28 events, 18 cuts made, $313,353 (60)
  • Recorded two top-10 finishes including a season-best T6 at the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic
  • Crossed the $1 million mark with a tie fro tenth at The Evian Championship, her best career finish in a major
  • Ranked third on Tour in sand saves (61.02%)

2016:

  • 24 events, 15 cuts made, $186,613 (78)
  • Tallied a pair of holes-in-one during the Canadian Pacific Women's Open.  With the two aces she tied the record for most holes-in-one in a single tournament
  • Ranked eighth on Tour in driving accuracy (78.48%)

2015:

  • 23 events, 11 cuts made, $136,844 (79)
  • Ranked ninth on Tour in driving accuracy (79.41%)
2014:
  • 27 events, 22 cuts made, $234,321 (64)
  • Recorded a career-best T4 finish at the 2014 Mizuno Classic, finishing just one shot out of a playoff
  • Fired her best round on the LPGA Tour - 8-under-par 63 - in the second round at the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia
2013:
  • 16 events, 14 cuts made, $212,788 (58)
  • Recorded season-best tie for ninth at the ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer
  • Finish third in the Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year points
  • Ranked fifth on Tour in driving accuracy (82%)
2012:
  • Ayako Uehara has three international professional victories, all on the JLPGA. 
  • She finished third at the LPGA’s 2012 Mizuno Classic. 
  • Made her way onto the LPGA Tour on her first attempt and hails from the same region of Japan as current LPGA Tour players Ai and Mika Miyazato.

Leaderboard
Honda LPGA Thailand Chonburi, Thailand
Round 1 To Par Thru
1 Eun-Hee Ji -9 F
T2 Minjee Lee -7 F
T2 Danielle Kang -7 F
T2 Jenny Shin -7 F
T5 Brooke M. Henderson -6 F
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