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  1. Carlos Ortiz joins Brooke Henderson as Ping ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Examiner.com

    ... grew up playing at Guadalajara Country Club, the same home course as Ping brand ambassador and LPGA legend Lorena Ochoa. Ortiz played collegiately at the University of North Texas and has appeared four times on the PGA Tour in the 2014-15 wraparound ...

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  2. Happy Birthday, Natalie Gulbis: Jan. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Post Game

    ... at age 16. She accepted a scholarship to the University of Arizona, where she played for one year with Lorena Ochoa before turning pro at the age of 18. Gulbis has experienced success since becoming a professional golfer in 2002 with four wins. In ...

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  3. The year in review: Bay Area and NorCal golf in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Examiner.com

    A montage of 2014 highlight images : Jimmy Walker with AT&T Pro-Am trophy, 12th hole at Poppy Hills after course renovation, San Jose's Christina Kim wins Lorena Ochoa Invitational, Lydia Ko wins inaugural Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic 2014 was a year which held a bit of the old and familiar and a bit of the fresh and new in Bay Area and Northern California golf . Many golf courses struggled to maintain playability in the face of a drought that deepened to historic levels, and doomsayers predicted the demise, or at least the weakening, of the game even as the economy rebounded from recession.

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  4. Christina Kim overwhelmed by positive reaction to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Sand Trap

    It wasn't so much that she conquered the field at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational for her first LPGA title in nine years. It was all that she conquered to get to that trophy, overcoming injuries and depression and a return to Q-School two years ago.

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  5. Top 10 in 2014: LPGA momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | GolfChannel

    ... (Getty Images) Christina Kim broke a nine-year winless drought when she holed out in a playoff to win the Lorena Ochoa Invitational. During her winless period, Kim dealt with back and arm injuries and battled depression. (Getty Images) Inbee Park ...

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  6. LPGA Players swing speedRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Sand Trap

    ... They get it to stop, but thats pretty much it (there are exceptions of course). BTW. if i remeber correctly, Lorena Ochoa, who had an average distance of something around 260 with her driver, played a very low loft (8 or 8.5) - if you look at Alvaro ...

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  7. LPGA Players swing speedRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Sand Trap

    ... They get it to stop, but thats pretty much it (there are exceptions of course). BTW. if i remeber correctly, Lorena Ochoa, who had an average distance of something around 260 with her driver, played a very low loft (8 or 8.5) - if you look at Alvaro ...

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  8. Reason: Money is not everything, even in sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... game to give to the poor. And still it wasn't enough. Two years before Brown quit football, the 28-year-old Lorena Ochoa, on the top of the world, retired from golf. She can now devote more time to her family and to her centre for underprivileged ...

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  9. Golfweek: LPGA - Family, Money, Leaving Golf, Life ChoicesRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Sand Trap

    ... major champion who works in talent relations for World Wrestling Entertainment. "People just faded away." When Lorena Ochoa told Betsy King that she wanted to play on the LPGA for 10 years and then stop to have a family, King warned her that leaving ...

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  10. China's Feng Shanshan five clear at Dubai Ladies MastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    China's Feng Shanshan shot a six-under par 66 in the penultimate round of the Dubai Ladies Masters on Friday to stay on course for a second title in three years at the season-ending championship of the Ladies European Tour. China's Feng Shanshan, pictured at November's Lorena Ochoa Invitational, is five shots clear at the top of the leaderboard after the third round of the Dubai Ladies Masters on December 12, 2014 The world number five moved to 17-under par for the tournament, five clear of second-placed Melissa Reid of England, who showed welcome signs of a return to form in a bogey-free round of seven-under par 65, the best card of the day at the Emirates Golf Club.

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  11. Feng tops Dubai leaderboard despite illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    China's Feng Shanshan overcame a mystery illness to master tough afternoon conditions and join Sweden's Carin Koch on top of the leaderboard after the opening day Wednesday of the Dubai Ladies Masters. China's Feng Shanshan, pictured at November's Lorena Ochoa Invitational in Mexico, tops the leaderboard alongside Sweden's Carin Koch after the opening round of the Dubai Ladies Masters on December 10, 2014 In the season-ending championship of the Ladies European Tour , Feng closed with a 12-footer birdie on the final hole of the Majlis course for a six-under par round of 66, a mark that had been set in the morning group by the 43-year-old Koch.

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  12. Golf: Feng leads in Dubai despite illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    In the season-ending championship of the Ladies European Tour , Feng closed with a 12-footer birdie on the final hole of the Majlis course for a six-under par round of 66. File photo of China's Feng Shanshan during the 2014 Lorena Ochoa Invitational presented by Banamex at Club de Golf Mexico on Nov 16, 2014 in Mexico City. DUBAI: China's Feng Shanshan, the highest ranked player in the field at world number 5, overcame a mystery illness to master the tough afternoon conditions and join Sweden's Carin Koch on top of the leaderboard at the end of the opening day's play on Wednesday of the Dubai Ladies Masters.

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  13. Volvik Golf Balls... Yours FREERead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Sand Trap

    I was wondering how they are. I saw at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational a lot of players using it and Pornanong Phatlum gift me one the day I was score keeping her group.

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  14. Volvik Golf Balls... Yours FREERead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Sand Trap

    I was wondering how they are. I saw at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational a lot of players using it and Pornanong Phatlum gift me one the day I was score keeping her group.

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  15. Christina Kim overwhelmed by positive reaction to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Sand Trap

    It wasn't so much that she conquered the field at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational for her first LPGA title in nine years. It was all that she conquered to get to that trophy, overcoming injuries and depression and a return to Q-School two years ago.

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  16. Wynne Gray: Golf's a giggle but Ko could be the greatestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... ahead for her, whether she will turn her talents to another career challenge, call it quits at the top like Lorena Ochoa, run into problems like Michelle Wie or play for another 40 years. But we do know she is a gem. NZ Herald senior rugby writer ...

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  17. Eleven women made over $1 million on LPGA Tour in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Tour in 2014. That's the most money earned by an LPGA player this year and the most by an LPGA player since Lorena Ochoa earned $4.37 million in 2007. Lydia Ko won three times on the tour in 2014. Including her second place prize of $150,000 in the ...

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  18. Woodcock: Shock, awe as Ko carves more historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... If you want some perspective, consider that in their first 40 starts, Annika Sorenstam missed four cuts, Lorena Ochoa missed three cuts, and on the PGA Tour Tiger Woods missed eight cuts, Rory McIlroy missed six cuts, and Jack Nicklaus missed three ...

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  19. LPGA 2014 Season: It's A WrapRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Pro Golf Now

    ... spontaneous jig at the RICOH Women's British Open ; Christina Kim's inspiring and utterly exuberant win at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational . Today, as the final battle for the Tour Championship played out and with it the million dollar Race for the ...

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  20. It's a fun job breaking records for teenage rookie KoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... pass to mingle with some of her idols. The other week she was south of the border, down Mexico way for the Lorena Ochoa Invitational, the event run by the former world No 1 who retired at the peak of her powers when she was just 28. "It was one of ...

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