Posts Tagged Women’s golf

Paula Reto takes LPGA Tour lead in Alabama

Paula Reto is all smiles at a news confernece after finishing with two-day score of13 under par after the second round of the LPGA Classic golf tourament at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Capitol Hill in Prattville, Ala., Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/ Montgomery Advertiser, Mickey Welsh) NO SALES

PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — South Africa’s Paula Reto birdied her final hole Friday for a 6-under 66 and a three-stroke lead in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.

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Your Top Plays for Today

A woman touches a wax figure of Chinese tennis player Li Na on display at the Madame Tussauds Museum in Beijing, China Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has retired due to recurring knee injuries. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide

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Joan Higgins wins US Senior Women’s Amateur

DEAL, N.J. (AP) — Joan Higgins won the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur on Thursday, beating Canada’s Judith Kyrinis 1 up at Hollywood Golf Club.

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Royal & Ancient votes to admit female members

In this Tuesday, July 31, 2007  file photo, Ai Miyazato of Japan poses for photographs on the Swilken Bridge, with the famous St Andrews Clubhouse seen in the background during a practice round ahead of the Women's British Open golf tournament at the Old Course at the Royal and Ancient Golf Club in St Andrews, Scotland. The Royal & Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews has voted overwhelmingly to admit women members for the first time. The club, exclusively for men since it was founded 260 years ago, released a statement Thursday saying 85 percent of those took part in the ballot voted for women to become members. It has a worldwide membership of 2,500. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

The Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews is no longer just for men.

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Kyrinis, Higgins reach US Senior Women’s Am final

DEAL, N.J. (AP) — Joan Higgins and Canada’s Judith Kyrinis advanced to the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur final, winning two matches Wednesday at Hollywood Golf Club.

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