Player of the week: Ariya Jutanugarn
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Ariya Jutanugarn, of Thailand, won a one-hole playoff shot 5-under 211 (72-72-67) at Grayhawk GC in Scottsdale, Ariz. on May 28 to win the AJGA Thunderbird International, after shooting 5-under 211 (72-72-67) to tie with Laura Sojo of Colombia.
Jutanugarn’s final-round 67 is just one shot off the Thunderbird scoring record of 66 set by the 2004 champion, current LPGA player Belen Mozo.
Jutanugarn, ranked No. 1 by Golfweek, recently finished third at last week’s Scott Robertson Invitational.