29 May '14, 1pm

La LPGA y la PGA de America

La LPGA y la PGA de America

There has been a lot of talk around the LPGA about how to “elevate” the tour's platform. When Stacy Lewis first joined the tour in 2009, there were 23 events. The LPGA was in survival mode, and Lewis simply wanted more opportunities to play. The announcement Thursday from the "Saturday Night Live" studio in New York that the LPGA has partnered with the PGA of America to create the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship sent a strong message: A new era is upon us. Gone is the LPGA’s flagship event, the LPGA Championship, which has been around since 1955. This bigger, better major will take place June 11-14 at Westchester Country Club in Rye, N.Y., with a $3.5 million purse. That’s up from $2.25 million for this year’s event in Rochester, N.Y. Weekend TV coverage will be live on NBC, and the championship will be held on courses with name recognition. “I think what’s critical is we’re...

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