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Marina Alex
Rookie Year
Career Earnings

Golf is a family affair for Alex.  Her dad, Steve, competes in senior amateur events and brother, Anthony, plays for Florida State University.

2016 in a Nutshell

  • 26 events, 19 cuts made, $282,972 (65)
  • Had a career-record three top-10 finishes, including the best finish of her career at the LPGA Volvik Championship (T6)
  • Recorded her career-low round of 64 during the second round of the of the 2016 Manulife LPGA Classic
  • Finished 10th on Tour in driving accuracy (78,38%)
Career Highlights:


  • 24 events, 15 cuts made, $182,967 (71)
  • Recorded her career-low of 66 twice, both in the first rounds at the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship and the U.S. Women's Open
  • Recorded one top-10 finish T9 at the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship


  • 25 events, 15 cuts made, $224,330 (65)
  • Recorded career-best tie for ninth finish at RICOH Women’s British Open
  • Recorded season-low round of 67 in the final round of the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic
  • Made three starts as an LPGA Tour rookie
  • Competed primarily on the Symetra Tour- Road to the LPGA and finished third in the Volvik Race for the Card to earn Priority List Category 9 for the 2014 LPGA Tour season
  • Recorded six top-10’s on the Symetra Tour and ranked second in greens in regulation (76%) and third in rounds under par (23)
  • Finished T27 at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament to earn Priority List Category 17 for the 2013 season.
  • Alex completed in seven events on the Symetra Tour in 2012, recording two top-10 finishes and a season-best T3 at the Challenge at Musket Ridge. 
  • Was twice named SEC Player of the Year while playing a Vanderbilt University and was selected as a NGCA First-Team All-American (2010 & 2012). 
  • As a sophomore, she was the individual winner at the 2010 SEC Championship and was runner-up as a senior. 
  • Inducted in the 2015 class of Vanderbilt's Hall of Fame.
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