Ilhee Lee

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Ilhee Lee
이일희
Personal information
Born (1988-12-13) 13 December 1988 (age 29)
South Korea
Height 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Nationality  South Korea
Residence Dallas, Texas, U.S.[1]
Career
College Sungkyunkwan University
Turned professional 2006
Current tour(s) LPGA Tour (joined 2010)
Former tour(s) LPGA of Korea Tour
Professional wins 1
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour 1
Best results in LPGA major championships
ANA Inspiration T29: 2015
Women's PGA C'ship T40: 2014
U.S. Women's Open T4: 2012
Women's British Open 66th: 2014
Evian Championship T4: 2015

Ilhee Lee (Korean: 이일희;born 13 December 1988) is a South Korean female professional golfer.

As an amateur, Lee won the 2004 Asia-Pacific Junior Championship. She turned professional in June 2006.

Lee won the 2013 Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic. She finished two shots in front of Irene Cho.[2]

Professional wins[edit]

LPGA Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner-up
1 26 May 2013 Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic −11 (41-43-42=126) 2 strokes United States Irene Cho

LPGA Tour playoff record (0–1)

No. Year Tournament Opponents Result
1 2014 Mizuno Classic Japan Kotono Kozuma
South Korea Mi Hyang Lee
Lee won with birdie on fifth extra hole

Results in LPGA majors[edit]

Results not in chronological order before 2015.

Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
ANA Inspiration DNP DNP DNP CUT T46 T29 T71 DNP
Women's PGA Championship CUT CUT T67 T53 T40 CUT CUT CUT
U.S. Women's Open DNP DNP T4 CUT 67 CUT CUT DNP
Women's British Open DNP DNP CUT CUT 66 CUT CUT DNP
The Evian Championship ^ T11 T32 T4 T61 DNP

^ The Evian Championship was added as a major in 2013.
DNP = did not play
CUT = missed the halfway cut
T = tied
Yellow background for top-10.

Summary[edit]

Tournament Wins 2nd 3rd Top-5 Top-10 Top-25 Events Cuts made
ANA Inspiration 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3
Women's PGA Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 3
U.S. Women's Open 0 0 0 1 1 1 5 2
Women's British Open 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1
The Evian Championship 0 0 0 1 1 2 4 4
Totals 0 0 0 2 2 3 26 13
  • Most consecutive cuts made – 7 (2013 Evian – 2015 ANA)
  • Longest streak of top-10s – 1 (twice)

References[edit]

  1. ^ LPGA.com, LPGA 2013 Player Guide Archived 2016-03-05 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "Ilhee Lee wins 1st LPGA Tour event". ESPN. Associated Press. 26 May 2013. Retrieved 27 May 2013. 

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