- RACE TO CME GLOBE
5’6”...Started playing golf at the age of 7...Credits Kim Dolan, her first golf coach, and her father Larry Keever as the individuals most influencing her career...Married Mike Louden on Jan. 5, 2003...Maiden name is Keever...Gave birth to son Lucas Micah in 2008…Competed as Stephanie Keever in 2002...Hobbies include scuba diving, reading, working out and participating in service activities for children and the disabled...Was a member of the LPGA Player Executive Committee for the 2006-08 seasons, serving as vice president for the 2008 Tour season…Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt.
Louden competed on the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) circuit, where she was a Second-Team All-American from 1995-96 and an Honorable Mention All-American in 1997. She competed in the 1996 State Farm Rail Classic on a sponsor exemption and recorded a hole-in-one during the second round. Louden’s impressive amateur career took off after she won the 1997 Women’s Western Amateur Championship. From 1998-99, she was a quarterfinalist at the U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship. In 1998, she was a finalist at the Women’s Trans-National. She won three collegiate tournaments and was a four-time All-American at Stanford. In 2000, Louden was a member of the U.S. Curtis Cup and World Amateur Teams.