Date: January 31, 2013
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Profile: Brittany Lincicome


Brittany Lincicome

 

Lincicome turned professional in December 2004 at age 19, after finishing in 20th place at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament in to earn her tour card for 2005.

Home-schooled, she had graduated from high school the previous spring. Her first victory was in the 2006 HSBC Women's World Match Play Championship, where she defeated Michelle Wie in the quarterfinals, Lorena Ochoa in the semifinals, and Juli Inkster in the final match. She captured her second win in April 2007 at the Ginn Open, again holding off Ochoa to capture the victory on the 72nd hole.

She won her first Major in 2009 at the Kraft Nabisco Championship and has won five times on the LPGA Tour including the 2011 CN Canadian Women's Open.

Lincicome was one of those to miss out in the six-way play off at Royal Melbourne in 2012.

LPGA Tour victories:

5

Australian Open victories:

Nil – Runner up 2012

Bio:

Born: 19 September 1985, St Petesburg, Florida
Represents: USA
Resides: Seminole, Florida