Recent News about Stacy Lewis
by Iver Maple September 1, 2011
JPX-800 player Stacy Lewis has capped her amazing 2011 season by qualifying for the U.S. Solheim Cup Team.
The Solheim Cup takes place Sept. 23-25, at Killeen Castle in Ireland and this is Stacy’s first appearance in the event.
Lewis turned professional after graduating with a degree in finance from Arkansas in 2008, and won qualifying school earning her LPGA Tour card in her first attempt.
Lewis played two full seasons before not...
by Iver Maple April 20, 2011
Fresh of her major victory at the Kraft Nabisco, Mizuno Brand Ambassador Stacy Lewis was a guest on the Golf Channel's "Morning Drive". Hosts Erik Kuselias and Gary Williams talk to Stacy about what it was like to not only win her first LPGA tournament, but her first major over the #1 player in the world, as well as her charitable efforts for Scoliosis research, an affliction she had to overcome as a youth.
Check out video of Stacy's appearance on the Morning Drive by clicking the link below. There are also links to two other appearances St...
by Iver Maple April 4, 2011
Stacy captured her first LPGA tour victory in style. It was the first major of the year and she defeated the number-one ranked player in the world while doing it. At the Nabisco Championship in Rancho Mirage, California, Lewis proved that power is alive and well on the PGA Tour by averaging over 280 yards per drive with her JPX-800 driver and proficiently utilizing her new JPX-800 PRO irons, Mizuno fairway wood, hybrid, and MP T-11 wedges.Stacy was dominant in the final round, erasing an early two-stroke deficit to tournament champion and world #1, Yani Tseng. She went “y...
by Iver Maple April 3, 2011
Q: What was it like competing against Michelle Wie in Q-School?
A: There was a lot of pressure and coverage. There were even bleachers and stands, for LPGA Q-School! To have all that attention was fun, but truthfully it was great to have it over with and get on to the tour.Q: What was it like leading the field in your first US Open?
A: The US Open was surreal. I played okay the first two days, and then all of a sudden my putter catches fire and I'm leading. It happened so fast! Each day, after I finished playing I would go through m...
|Birthdate:||February 16, 1985|
Before winning her first LPGA major at the 2011 Kraft Nabisco Championship, Stacy Lewis was a four-time All-American at the University of Arkansas and 2007 Golf Digest Amateur of the year. In 2008, Lewis was a key member of the winning U.S. Curtis Cup team, becoming the first player to go 5-0 in a single Curtis Cup match.
|Current #1 ranked player in the world|
|2012 Rolex Player of the Year|
|Six time winner of LPGA Tour, including a major title at the 2011 Kraft Nabisco Championship|
|Four time All-American at the University of Arkansas|