Ara Koh





Koh was exempt from local qualifying and shot 143 at the Shelby site to qualify for the Open.

Career Highlights

In 2001, tied for 25th at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament to earn non-exempt status for the 2002 season; on the Ladies World Challenge Tour, she won and placed second in the two events she played; also competed on the SBC Futures Tour.

From 1999-2000, competed on the Korea LPGA Tour, where she had two second-place finishes and was named the 2000 Rookie of the Year.


Started playing golf at the age of 10. . . Credits her father and her coach George Pinnell as the individuals most influencing her career. . . Hobbies include reading and music. . . Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt. . . Represents Hi-Mart.

Courtesy LPGA,


Birth Date:Oct. 28, 1980

Birthplace:Seoul, Korea

Age: 21Ht.: 56"

Home:Los Angeles, Calif.

Turned Professional:1999

LPGA Tour Victories: None

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