Austin Ernst

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Austin Ernst
2013 Women's British Open - Austin Ernst (1).jpg
Personal information
Born (1992-01-31) January 31, 1992 (age 26)
Greenville, South Carolina
Height5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Nationality United States
Career
CollegeLouisiana State University
Turned professional2012
Current tour(s)LPGA Tour
Professional wins1
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour1
Best results in LPGA major championships
ANA InspirationT14: 2017
Women's PGA C'shipT29: 2017
U.S. Women's OpenT41: 2018
Women's British OpenT56: 2015
Evian ChampionshipT2: 2018

Austin Ernst (born January 31, 1992) is an American professional golfer on the LPGA Tour.

Amateur career[edit]

Ernst was born in Greenville, South Carolina. She played two years for the LSU Tigers, where she won three events including the individual 2011 NCAA Division I Championship.[1]

Professional career[edit]

In 2014, Ernst won the Portland Classic on the first playoff hole over In-Kyung Kim.[2]

Amateur wins[edit]

Professional wins (1)[edit]

LPGA Tour (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score To par Margin of
victory
Runner-up
1 Aug 31, 2014 Portland Classic 69-69-69-67=274 −14 Playoff South Korea In-Kyung Kim

LPGA Tour playoff record (1–0)

No. Year Tournament Opponent(s) Result
1 2014 Portland Classic South Korea In-Kyung Kim Won with par on first extra hole

Team appearances[edit]

Amateur

Professional

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New Kids on the Block: Austin Ernst". LPGA Tour. March 2013. Archived from the original on 2014-09-14.
  2. ^ "Austin Ernst wins Portland Classic". ESPN. Associated Press. August 31, 2014.

External links[edit]