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$22,000 for Michelle Wie? Is it worth the price?

Michelle Wie wen’t for a whopping $22,000 on Tuesday night at the LPGA Tour Championship pro-am pairing party.  Michael Maggi, 43, an energy trader from Houston successfully bid $22,000 for the opportunity to play in the Wednesday pro-am with the recent LPGA winner.  Maggi said he figured it would take about $10,000 to secure the […]

Annika Gets Married..Congrats

Sorry guys, you blew your chance to snag a rich LPGA Champion.  Annika Sorenstam and Mike McGee were married Saturday at Lake Nona Golf  & Country club , four weeks after the Swedish golf star ended her Hall of Fame career.   Congrats to Mike and Annika.

Michelle Wie Gets Her LPGA Tour Card….Finally!

2009 might turn out to be Michelle’s year. She finished the final Q-School with a round of two-over-par 74 for a five-day total of 12-under 348 and a share of seventh place, good enough to earn her tour card.  With any luck this will turn Wie’s golf career onto the right track after years of […]

Morgan Pressel Wins at Kapalua

With a clutch finish Morgan Pressel won her 2nd LPGA tournament yesterday, edging out Suzanne Pettersen by a stroke at Maui’s Kapalua LPGA Classic . Morgan got up & down from a greenside bunker, sinking an 8 footer for par on 17. Then after blowing a pitch on 18 sunk an 18 footer from the […]