Lee will make her fifth U.S. Women's Open start, but first as a professional and LPGA Tour winner. The Southern Californian registered her maiden LPGA Tour victory last September at the Portland Classic. Lee's first professional triumph came in at the 2022 Casino Del Sol Classic on the Epson Tour. Lee joined the LPGA Tour in 2020 after a highly decorated junior/amateur career that included a school-record-tying eight victories at Stanford University. The Hermosa Beach native represented the USA in the 2016 Women’s World Amateur Team Championship and on two Curtis Cup Teams (2016 and 2018). Lee also lost in the championship match of the 2015 U.S. Girls’ Junior and reached the semifinals of the U.S. Women’s Amateur in 2014, 2016 and 2019. Lee won the 2019 McCormack Medal for being the leading female in the Women’s World Amateur Golf Ranking®.