World No.1 and two-time defending champ Lydia Ko, who’s still only 18, was back at Lake Merced GC on Thursday in anticipation of this year’s Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic. If you’re looking for a favorite for the event, look no further than Ko.
A seminal win at the 1998 U.S. Women’s Open has triggered nearly two decades of South Korean dominance on the LPGA Tour
The Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic returned to Lake Merced GC, and once again Lydia Ko was atop the leaderboard. Here’s a photo gallery of action both on and off the course.
Still just a teenager, Lydia Ko will return to Lake Merced GC in April to defend her title at the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic. Since her win last year, Ko’s accomplishments include being the youngest ever player to earn the world No.1 ranking.