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Laura Gonzalez Escallon
Rookie Year
Career Earnings

5'7"...Gonzalez Escallon started playing golf at the age of eight years old. Something you may not know about her is that she speaks four languages.

2017 in a Nutshell:

  • 25 events, 17 cuts made, $226,165 (73)
  • As a rookie in 2017, made the cut in 17-of-25 starts with two top-10 finishes including a career-best T5 at the Manulife LPGA Classic
  • Finished sixth in the Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year standings

Career Highlights


  • Picked up her first two career wins at the FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship and the PHC Classic to finish fifth on the Volvik Race for the Card Symetra Tour money list to earn LPGA membership for the 2017 season
  • Tallied five additional top-10 finishes and 10 total top-25 results
  • Finished sixth on Tour in total birdies (206)
  • Qualified for The Evian Championship and finished T55
  • Finished 23rd and 35th respectively in her first two seasons on Symetra Tour

Amateur Highlights

  • Named 2011-12 Big Ten Golfer of the Year while at Purdue
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