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Expectations now much higher for young golfers

...was 19 when she won her first major a year ago in the California desert.Morgan Pressel was 18 when she won the Kraft Nabisco Championship in 2007.Michelle Wie was 16 when she was in serious contention on the back nine of three consecutive majors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-28/ferguson-expectations-now-mu
Michelle Wie prepares to close out rewarding season

...complain."In one of the best seasons for the LPGA Tour, Wie was a big part of it.She was runner-up in the Kraft Nabisco Championship to Lexi Thompson, the 19-year-old who hits it a mile. Wie bounced back with a powerful win at Pinehurst...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-11-18/michelle-wie-prepares-close-
PGA Tour's West Coast events could suffer from Match Play move

...who accumulates the most points in the majors. Wie won the U.S. Women's Open and was runner-up in the Kraft Nabisco Championship. ... Davis Love III, who rarely passes on a chance to play golf in Hawaii, is making his Champions Tour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-16/pga-tours-west-coast-events-
Lexi Thompson grabs share of lead at Kraft Nabisco Championship

...held her back at times in her young LPGA Tour career, lagging behind her powerful long game.On Friday in the Kraft Nabisco Championship, her putting touch carried her to the top of the leaderboard in the first major championship of the year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-04/lexi-thompson-grabs-share-le
LPGA Tour boss 'disappointed' with Golf Digest cover

...Digest has chosen with the announcement of its most recent magazine cover," Whan said in a statement at the Kraft Nabisco Championship, the tour's first major tournament of the year."If a magazine called Golf Digest is interested in showcasing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-05/lpga-tour-boss-disappointed-
Michelle Wie leads Lexi Thompson by three in U.S. Women's Open

...perhaps setting up a rematch from the first major of the year. Thompson soundly beat Wie in the final round at the Kraft Nabisco Championship."Definitely too early," Thompson said with a laugh. "Thirty-six holes in a major, that's a lot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-20/michelle-wie-leads-lexi-thom
Lexi Thompson returns to the course

...player Inbee Park is the defending champion.In the two LPGA Tour events Thompson didn't play after winning the Kraft Nabisco Championship the first weekend in April, 24-year-old Michelle Wie won at home in Hawaii and Lydia Ko won last week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-30/lexi-thompson-returns-course
Michelle Wie goes for second major in a row

...Women's British Open.Stacy Lewis is No. 1 in the world and the defending champion.Lexi Thompson won the Kraft Nabisco Championship, followed by Wie at the U.S. Women's Open. It's the first time in 15 years that Americans have won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-09/michelle-wie-goes-second-maj
Stacy Lewis takes one-shot lead in U.S. Women's Open

...each of them and could be headed for another week in contention at a major. Wie was in the last group at the Kraft Nabisco Championship."I did a lot of homework," she said. "Just took the notes from both of the books. It really helped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-19/stacy-lewis-takes-one-shot-l
Ashlan Ramsey to turn pro

...BACK ON COURSE: Karen Stupples habitually waved to the cheering gallery two weeks ago in the first round of the Kraft Nabisco Championship.Only this time, the English player was working as an on-course announcer for Golf Channel and the cheers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-15/ashlan-ramsey-turn-pro