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For nearly three decades, women had golf tournament of their own in Augusta

...low scores stunned golf fans, and the Augusta tournament helped the players grow the sport and form the Ladies Professional Golf Association in 1950."The Titleholders was to the LPGA what the Masters was to the men's tour. It was a major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-10/nearly-three-decades-women-ha
Rants & Raves

...We desperately need structural change in our governing body. THEY NEED TO CHANGE the name from LPGA (Ladies Professional Golf Association) to the APGA (Asian Professional Golf Association). It's no fun to watch anymore. WHAT HAS HAPPENED...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-30/rants-raves
Wei, Bandea are proof that little girls can have big games

...The back nine is a lot harder," said Carmen Bandea. "Oh, great," responded Michelle Wei. The Ladies Professional Golf Association convenes at Mount Vintage Plantation Golf Club this week. But in a custom that becomes more common every...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/14/mic_344739.shtml
Scott Michaux
Trying to reduce handicaps

...significantly affects safety or efficiency. And some legal experts are saying neither one applies to the Ladies Professional Golf Association, which announced this past week that in 2009 its tour members must be able to speak some English. Good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/02/edi_471458.shtml
Editorials
Young instrumental in Asahi Ryokuken

...to all Augustans and fairly represent the many facets of our area. He was instrumental in bringing the Ladies Professional Golf Association back to the Augusta area in the form of the Asahi Ryokuken International Championship at Mount Vintage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/14/let_358548.shtml
Letters
Golf group seeks to attract children

...a coalition of major golf organizations, including the Professional Golfers' Association of America, Ladies Professional Golf Association and the Tiger Woods Foundation. Augusta National Golf Club contributed an undisclosed amount to the national...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/25/met_236954.shtml
Metro | Augusta National Golf Club | Georgia Golf Hall of Fame Botanical Gardens
Skorts have become dress of choice for women golfers

...and 80 percent of the players wear skorts, McPherson said.Skorts are also popular among women on the Ladies Professional Golf Association Tour, he said, including his sister, Kristy McPherson.Skorts have always been a fashion favorite for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/fashion/2010-04-10/skorts-have-become-dress-ch
Fashion | Life
Bogeys for business

...National golfing groups - including the U.S. Golf Association, the Professional Golfers Association and Ladies Professional Golf Association tours, the National Golf Course Owners Association and the Golf Course Superintendents Association of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/14/bus_338380.shtml
Business | Augusta National Golf Club | Club Car | E-Z-Go
Girls golfers go the distance

...play are beginners and don't know the ins and outs of the game, Stephanie said. Her favorites on the Ladies Professional Golf Association tour are Annika Sorenstam and newcomer Kelli Kuehne. Although she thinks of someday turning pro, Stephanie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/04/xtr_286079.shtml
Xtreme | Augusta National Golf Club | Greenbrier High School
Women enjoy links to business

...Architects; Judy Bell, the president of the United States Golf Association, and Patty Berg, a founder of the Ladies Professional Golf Association. Ms. Phelan, a financial consultant for Robinson-Humphrey, had been playing golf for years with her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/05/bus_265023.shtml
Business