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Jessica Korda
Rookie Year
2011
Age
29
Race to CME Points
560.475

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.

LPGA Tour Victories (6)

  • 2012 Women’s Australian Open
  • 2014 Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic 
  • 2014 Airbus LPGA Classic Presented by JTBC
  • 2015 Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia
  • 2018 Honda LPGA Thailand
  • 2021 Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions presented by IOA

The Solheim Cup (3)

  • 2013, 2019, 2021

UL International Crown (1)

  • 2018

Olympics (1)

  • 2020 Tokyo Olympics (T15)

2021 in a Nutshell

  • 17 events, 17 cuts, $774,047 (23)
  • Recorded five top-10 finishes including a win at the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions
  • Member of U.S. Solheim Cup Team
  • Represented the United States in the Tokyo Olympics

Career Highlights:

2020:

  • 13 events, 11 cuts, $246,578 (46)
  • Recorded two top-10 finishes including a T6 at the Pelican Women's Championship presented by DEX Imaging and Konica Minolta

2019:

  • 18 events, 15 cuts, $874,588 (22)
  • Recorded six top-10 finishes including two runner-up results at the Bank of Hope Founders Cup and Buick LPGA Shanghai
  • Members of U.S. Solheim Cup team with a 4-2-2 overall record

2018:

  • 18 events, 16 cuts, $883,924 (18)
  • Won the Honda LPGA Thailand for her first victory since 2015 and crossed the $4 million mark in career earnings
  • Shot a career-low 62 in the second round in Thailand
  • Represented Team USA at the UL International Crown

2017:

  • 21 events, 19 cuts, $702,097 (26)
  • Was forced to withdraw from the 2017 U.S. Solheim Cup team due to a wrist injury, but hit her stride at the end of the season finishing in the top three in each of her final two starts
  • Ranked eighth in average driving distance (270.4)

 2016:

  • 23 events, 19 cuts made, $692,803 (24)
  • Had five top-10 finishes including a season-best runner-up finish at the Blue Bay LPGA where she crossed the #4 million mark in career earnings
  • Has shot a career-low 64 three times, most recently in final round at the Honda LPGA Thailand

2015:

  • 24 events, 17 cuts made, $590,061 (27)
  • Captured fourth career title at the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia
  • Surpassed the $2 million mark in career earnings with her T15 finish at the Kia Classic

2014:

  • 23 events, 18 cuts made, $817,885 (16)
  • Captured a pair of victories on the season - Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic and Airbus LPGA Classic Presented by JTBC
  • Surpassed the $1 million mark in career earnings with her win in the Bahamas
  • Added four additional top-10 finishes, including a third place showing at Blue Bay LPGA
  • Finished 10th in the Rolex Player of the Year points race
2013:
  • 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
2012:
  • 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.
2011:
  • 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.
2010:
  • Turned professional in December. 
  • Finished runner-up LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament, where she earned Priority List Category 11 for the 2011 LPGA season.

Amateur:

  • 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. 

Personal:

  • 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.
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