Category: Golf – LPGA

LPGA Golf | The Woodlands HS grad Stacy Lewis flirts with historic 59, shares Founders Cup lead

920x920 (1)PHOENIX – Stacy Lewis missed a chance to shoot the second 59 in LPGA Tour history, settling for an 8-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead Thursday in the Bank of Hope Founders Cup.

Playing in low-90s heat in near-perfect conditions at Desert Ridge, Lewis was 9 under through 11 holes, parred the next six and closed with a bogey after hitting into the deep left greenside bunker. Read more…

LPGA: The Woodlands’ Lewis moves into tie for second at U.S. Women’s Open

Stacy Lewis moved into a tie for second place at the U.S. Women’s Open on Friday.

Stacy Lewis hits out of a bunker on the ninth hole during the second round of the U.S. Women’s Open golf tournament at Lancaster Country Club, Friday in Lancaster, Pa.
Stacy Lewis hits out of a bunker on the ninth hole during the second round of the U.S. Women’s Open golf tournament at Lancaster Country Club, Friday in Lancaster, Pa.

Lewis, a graduate of The Woodladns High School, shot a 67 in the second round of the four day tournament, tying her with Shiho Oyama with a two day total of 136, or 4-under par.

Amy Yang went on a four-birdie run Friday, charging to a three-stroke lead after two rounds at Lancaster Country Club and putting her in position — again — to make a run at her first major championship.

Lewis birdied four of eight holes in the middle of her round, but bogeyed her last and settled for a 3-under 67. click here for complete story