• Became the third of four-consecutive Rolex First-Time
Winners with her victory at the Williams Championship,
where she won by one stroke over Donna Andrews and posted
her career-low score of 64 during the final round.
• Recorded her first career hole-in-one during the
second round of the McDonald’s LPGA Championship Presented
• Tied for ninth at the Bank of Montreal Canadian
2001 Stats (rank)
Rds under par: 42/81 (15) Rds in the 60s: 16/81 (48) Birdies:
Eagles: 5 (32) Greens in reg: 68.3% (31) Driving
accuracy: 70.6% (86)
Sand saves: 38.3% (103) Putting avg: 30.56 (127) Driving
avg: 238.30 (126)
• In 2000, best finish was a tie for 12th at the Kathy
Ireland Greens.com LPGA Classic.
• In 1999, won the Indonesian Ladies Open; tied for
13th at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament to earn exempt
status for the 2000 season.
• In 1998, shortly after turning professional, won
the Sports Seoul Ladies Open on the Korea LPGA Tour.
Park, a native of Seoul, Korea, honed her golfing skills
in Australia, where she was a three-time Australian Junior
champion (1996-98) and the Australian Amateur Stroke Play
champion in 1997. Park was a member of the Australian
5’7", brown hair, brown eyes…Started playing golf
at the age of 13…Credits her father, Steven Park, as the
individual most influencing her career…Enjoys watching
movies, listening to music and playing video games…Qualified
for the Tour on her second attempt.
LPGA Victories, Awards, Etc.
LPGA Victories (1): 2001 Williams
Major Championship History
The U.S. Women’s Open became an LPGA major in 1950; the
McDonald’s LPGA Championship Presented by AIG became a major
in 1955; the Kraft Nabisco Championship became a major in
1983; and the Weetabix Women’s British Open became a major
championship in 2001. From 1979-2000 the LPGA’s fourth major
was the du Maurier Classic. The Weetabix Women’s British
Open replaced the du Maurier Classic in 2001. (KNC, Kraft
Nabisco Championship; LPGA, McDonald’s LPGA Championship
Presented by AIG; OPEN, U.S. Women’s Open; WB, Weetabix
Women’s British Open; DM, du Maurier Classic)
Courtesy LPGA, http://www.LPGA.com.
Born: 2/27/80 Seoul, Korea
Residence: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Rookie year: 2000
Career victories (last): 1 (2001)
Career-low round: 64
Career earnings (rank): $330,394 (213)
LPGA career holes-in-one: 1
International victories: 2