M.J. Hur was surprised at how quickly things changed for her after winning last year’s Safeway Classic.
South Korea’s M.J. Hur has the lead after two rounds of the ShopRite LPGA Classic with comeback kid Paula Creamer right behind.
M.J. Hur had two chip-in birdies in a second consecutive 6-under 66 that gave her a one-shot lead over Amy Yang after the second round of the LPGA’s State Farm Classic on Friday.
NORTH PLAINS, Ore. – M.J. Hur played her first tournament on American soil at the 2006 U.S. Women’s Amateur at Pumpkin Ridge. She was hooked. The Korean teen immediately set her sights on the LPGA.
Rookie M.J. Hur made a 6-foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole Sunday to win the Safeway Classic over Suzann Pettersen for her first LPGA victory.