Munoz will compete in her 14th U.S. Women's Open after being added to the field as the first alternate from the Bradenton, Fla., qualifier. She originally lost a 2-for-1 playoff for the second and final spot to Beatrice Wallin. Munoz owns six worldwide victories, including the 2012 Sybase Match Play Championship on the LPGA Tour. She also has captured six titles on the Ladies European Tour. Her best finish in a major championship is a tie for fourth in the 2014 KPMG Women's PGA Championship. Munoz, the 2008 NCAA Division I individual champion from Arizona State (she holed a 25-foot birdie putt to beat UCLA's Tiffany Joh in a playoff), lost to Amanda Blumenherst in the 36-hole final of the 2008 U.S. Women's Amateur at Eugene (Ore.) Country Club, and then helped the Sun Devils win the 2009 NCAA team title.. She captured the 2004 Girls Amateur Championship and 2009 Women's Amateur Championship (beat ASU teammate Carlota Ciganda in the final) when both were conducted by the Ladies Golf Union (now conducted by The R&A). She also represented Spain in the 2006 and 2008 Women's World Amateur Team Championships, and represented Europe in the 2002, 2003 and 2005 Junior Solheim Cups. As a professional, she represented Europe in four Solheim Cups and helped Spain win the 2014 International Crown. Munoz also was the LPGA Tour's Rookie of the Year for 2010.