Yealimi Noh Turns Professional
February 13, 2019
Concord resident Yealimi Noh has made it official. She has turned professional.
Noh, the winner of last year’s U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship at Poppy Hils GC, announced the move via social media.
Excited for this new journey as a professional golfer. ⛳🏆 pic.twitter.com/kYpGUphswy
— Yealimi Noh (@YealimiNoh) February 13, 2019
Ron Kroichick of the San Francisco Chronicle reported that Erik Stone, Noh’s Alameda-based coach, said she already has played at least one event on the Korean LPGA Tour and another on the Cactus Tour in Arizona. Noh tied for eighth in the tournament in Litchfield Park, Ariz., on Feb. 4-6.