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Canadian Henderson shoots tournament record for LPGA lead

Brooke Henderson, of Canada, hits her approach shot from the fairway to the ninth green of the Lake Merced Golf Club during the second round of the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic golf tournament Friday, April 24, 2015, in Daly City, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Brooke Henderson has no photo on the LPGA Tour’s website and has to rely on sponsor exemptions to get into tournaments after being denied an age waiver to even play at Q-school.

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Ko returns to Lake Merced to defend Swinging Skirts crown

Sei Young Kim, of South Korea celebrates after chipping in a birdie to force a playoff with Inbee Park, of South Korea, during the LPGA Lotte Championship golf tournament at Ko Olina Golf Club, Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Kapolei, Hawaii. Kim won the tournament. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Lydia Ko looks back at the year she’s had since winning her first LPGA Tour title as a professional and credits the great golf she played at Lake Merced with helping to launch her young career.

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