Kim A-rim and Yang Hee-young achieved personal best results this season at the Chevron Championship, the first major tournament of the LPGA tour season.
Kim A-lim recorded an even par with 3 birdies and 3 bogeys in the final round of the tournament held at The Club at Carleton Woods Jack Nicklaus Signature Course (par 72) in Woodlands, Texas, USA on the 24th (Korean time), tied for 4th place with a total of 8 under par. went up Kim A-lim, who took the lead on the second day of this tournament and tied for 6th place by two strokes in the lead on the third day, tried to reduce the number of strokes with his unique aggressive game operation in the final round, but was unable to narrow the gap due to putt hunting. Fortunately, Kim A-lim recorded her personal best by reaching the top 10 for the first time of the season in her 5th competition this season. 스포츠토토
Kim A-rim seemed to be on the rise by reducing 2 strokes with 3 birdies and 1 bogey in the 9 holes in the first half. However, she was unable to reduce her at-bats in the second half. She rather struggled with bogey on the 11th hole (par 4) and the 13th hole (par 5). It was regrettable that there were several putt misses in the second half.
Yang Hee-young also failed to reduce the number of strokes in the final round, so he could not win the championship. Yang Hee-young, who lost one stroke with 3 birdies and 4 bogeys in the final round, tied for 4th place with Kim A-rim with a total of 8 under par. Fortunately, Yang Hee-young also made her first top 10 of her season after only five events this season. Among other Korean players, Ko Jin-young tied for ninth at 7 under par and Hyo-joo Kim tied for 11th at 6 under par. Choi Hye-jin lost 5 strokes on the day and finished the tournament with a 3-under par, 17th place, and Jeon In-ji, a 2-under par, tied for 18th place.
The competition for the championship was narrowed down to two American players, Lilia Boo and Angel In. Lilia Boo reduced 4 strokes with 5 birdies and 1 bogey, tying with Angelin who failed to reduce the number of strokes with 3 birdies and 3 bogies, with a total score of 10 under par. The two plan to play the first extension on the 18th hole (par 5).