| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:33 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — The LPGA Tour has produced beaucoup drama at Kingsmill, from Annika Sorenstam’s farewell victory in 2008 to a record nine-hole, two-day playoff in 2012 between Jiyai Shin and Paula Creamer.
As if that doesn’t set the...
| Jul 12, 2012
Na Yeon Choi won the U.S. Women's Open, carding an impeccable Saturday 65 in the process. Suzann Pettersen took off her clothes for ESPN The Magazine.
Gee, wonder who got the most pub.
Welcome to the last week of women's professional golf, which late...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Brittany Lincicome played in five of the seven LPGA tournaments staged at Kingsmill. Never contended. Never cracked the top 20. Never finished under par.
Guess who can't wait for the tour's September return to the Williamsburg resort after a two-year...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Of course Cristie Kerr loves Kingsmill. She played seven LPGA tournaments at the Williamsburg resort, winning twice, posting three other top-10 finishes and earning $953,610.
Nearly a million bucks for 28 rounds of golf? It's not Tiger-in-his-prime coin,...
| Apr 11, 2013
The season's first major complete, the LPGA Tour is off this week — no sense competing with Bubba, Tiger and Augusta — as players prepare for a three-tournament stretch that concludes May 2-5 at the Kingsmill Championship.
Since the circuit'...
| May 1, 2013
WILLIAMSBURG — When last seen in these parts, Inbee Park was missing the cut at Kingsmill's 2009 Michelob Ultra Open. A major championship in hand, she was ranked 27th in the world, but truth be told, Park had little grasp for what it takes to...
| Aug 23, 2012
No LPGA golfer has a richer or longer Hampton Roads history than Juli Inkster. She won the 1988 Crestar Classic at Sleepy Hole and repeated in '89 at Greenbrier Country Club. She made every cut of the tour's first seven tournaments at Kingsmill.
| Sep 6, 2012
WILLIAMSBURG — Mike Whan played Augusta National twice during the late 1990s. Shot 80 the second time, from the tips. Not bad for an 8-handicapper.
Will the LPGA Tour that Whan directs ever play a tournament at this country's — the Old Course...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:07 PM
Christina Kim is the first to reveal her selfish motives. And she completely understands if the baring of her tortured soul prompts you to say TMI.
“We all have our own personal demons,” Kim said Thursday after an opening-round 66 at the...
| Sep 8, 2012
Stacy Lewis is the top-ranked American in women's golf. She leads the LPGA Tour Player of the Year standings and has won twice this season.
She owes her ascension, in large measure, to scoliosis.
"I wouldn't be where I am, at this level, if I hadn't...
| Sep 10, 2012
The old friends didn't miss a beat. They'd been apart for years, but it was as if they'd been texting, Skyping and/or calling daily.
The fit was that seamless.
Kingsmill officials reminded us all that they still know how to stage a first-rate golf...