Kia Classic: Tee times, first two rounds

Lydia Ko

In the final tune-up before the first major of the 2014 LPGA season, Lydia Ko, Karrie Webb and Azahara Munoz will form one of the top groups in the first two rounds of the Kia Classic.

Karrie Webb, coming off last week's win at the JTBC Founders Cup and leading the Race to the CME Group points list, will tee off late Thursday and early Friday with Ko and Munoz.

In other top groups, Paula Creamer, Michelle Wie and Inbee Park will tee off early Thursday and late Friday, as will Suzann Pettersen, Lizette Salas and Lexi Thompson.

Defending champion Beatriz Recari tees off late Thursday and early Friday, playing alongside Sandra Gal and Cristie Kerr.

Here are more facts and figures about the 2014 Kia Classic:

WHEN/WHERE: Thursday through Sunday, Aviara GG in Carlsbad, Calif.

AT STAKE: $255,000 first prize in $1.7 million total purse.

TOP-RANKED PLAYERS, ROLEX: No. 1 Inbee Park, No. 2 Suzann Pettersen. GOLFWEEK/SAGARIN: No. 1 Inbee Park, No. 2 Stacy Lewis.

SHORT SHOTS: The year's first major, next week's Kraft Nabisco Championship, will take place only about 100 miles away in Rancho Mirage, Calif. . . . Beatriz Recari of Spain made a birdie putt from the fringe to win last year's Kia Classic in a two-hole playoff against I.K. Kim. . . . Former World No. 1 Yani Tseng's most recent win came at the Kia in 2012.

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Here are complete tee times and groupings for the first two rounds of the Kia Classic at Aviara GC in Carlsbad, Calif. (all times PDT):

Thursday

OFF TEE NO. 1


7:15 a.m.: Cydney Clanton, Danah Bordner, Sei Young Kim

7:15 a.m.: Sarah Jane Smith, Maria McBride, Candie Kung

7:25 a.m.: Mo Martin, Nicole Castrale, Brooke Pancake

7:25 a.m.: Jaclyn Sweeney, Moira Dunn, Katie Futcher

7:35 a.m.: Paula Reto, Laura Diaz, Silvia Cavalleri

7:35 a.m.: Irene Coe, Kim Welch, Caroline Masson

7:45 a.m.: Alison Walshe, Sandra Changkija, Kelly Tan

7:45 a.m.: Veronica Felibert, Amy Anderson, Christina Kim

7:55 a.m.: Catriona Matthew, Sun Young Yoo, Pornanong Phatlum

7:55 a.m.: Paula Creamer, Michelle Wie, Inbee Park

8:05 a.m.: Jenny Shin, Pat Hurst, Jodi Ewart Shadoff

8:05 a.m.: Suzann Pettersen, Lizette Salas, Lexi Thompson

8:15 a.m.: Yani Tseng, Brittany Lang, Karine Icher

8:15 a.m.: Brittany Lincicome, Morgan Pressel, Angela Stanford

8:25 a.m.: Eun-Hee Ji, So Yeon Ryu, Juli Inkster

8:25 a.m.: Ai Miyazato, Caroline Hedwall, Shanshan Feng

8:35 a.m.: Mi Jung Hur, P.K. Kongkraphan, Haru Nomura

8:35 a.m.: Katherine Kirk, Vicky Hurst, Xi Yu Lin

8:45 a.m.: Julieta Granada, Jennifer Rosales, Hannah Jun Medlock

8:55 a.m.: Ayako Uehara, Julia Boland, Ashleigh Simon

9:05 a.m.: Maria Hernandez, Jane Rah, Erica Popson

12:00 p.m.: Becky Morgan, Nicole Jeray, Amelia Lewis

12:10 p.m.: Ryann O’Toole, Danielle Kang, Mina Harigae

12:20 p.m.: Mindy Kim, Paz Echeverria, Katie Burnett

12:30 p.m.: Dewi Claire Schreefel, Natalie Gulbis, a-Mariah Stackhouse

12:40 p.m.: Lydia Ko, Karrie Webb, Azahara Munoz

12:50 p.m.: Beatriz Recari, Sandra Gal, Cristie Kerr

1:00 p.m.: Stacy Lewis, Anna Nordqvist, Laura Davies

1:10 p.m.: I.K. Kim, Gerina Piller, Se Ri Pak

1:20 p.m.: Jennifer Song, Pernilla Lindberg, Christel Boeljon

1:30 p.m.: Felicity Johnson, Moriya Jutanugarn, Chie Arimura

1:40 p.m.: Heather Bowie Young, Kristy McPherson, Mariajo Uribe

1:50 p.m.: Jacqui Concolino, Mi Hyang Lee, Victoria Elizabeth

OFF TEE NO. 10


8:45 a.m.: Sue Kim, Megan Grehan, Thidapa Suwannapura

8:55 a.m.: Christine Song, Line Vedel, Giulia Sergas

9:05 a.m.: a-Angel Yin, Giulia Molinaro, Belen Mozo

12:00 p.m.: Sarah Kemp, Carling Nolan, Marina Alex

12:10 p.m.: Perrine Delacour, Alena Sharp, Dori Carter

12:20 p.m.: Meena Lee, Rebecca Lee-Bentham, Kathleen Ekey

12:30 p.m.: Jennifer Kirby, Hanna Kang, Mirim Lee

12:40 p.m.: Na Yeon Choi, Lorie Kane, Chella Choi

12:50 p.m.: Hee-Won Han, Jeong Jang, Hee Kyung Seo

1:00 p.m.: Amy Yang, Hee Young Park, Ilhee Lee

1:10 p.m.: Haeji Kang, Jennifer Johnson, Carlota Ciganda

1:20 p.m.: Tiffany Joh, Kris Tamulis, Maude-Aimee LeBlanc

1:30 p.m.: Jaye Marie Green, Sydnee Michaels, Lisa McCloskey

1:40 p.m.: Austin Ernst, Paola Moreno, Seon Hwa Lee

1:50 p.m.: Ji Young Oh, Jee Young Lee, Lindsey Wright

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Friday

OFF TEE NO. 1


7:15 a.m.: Sarah Kemp, Carling Nolan, Marina Alex

7:25 a.m.: Perrine Delacour, Alena Sharp, Dori Carter

7:35 a.m.: Meena Lee, Rebecca Lee-Bentham, Kathleen Ekey

7:45 a.m.: Jennifer Kirby, Hanna Kang, Mirim Lee

7:55 a.m.: Na Yeon Choi, Lorie Kane, Chella Choi

8:05 a.m.: Hee-Won Han, Jeong Jang, Hee Kyung Seo

8:15 a.m.: Amy Yang, Hee Young Park, Ilhee Lee

8:25 a.m.: Haeji Kang, Jennifer Johnson, Carlota Ciganda

8:35 a.m.: Tiffany Joh, Kris Tamulis, Maude-Aimee LeBlanc

8:45 a.m.: Jaye Marie Green, Sydnee Michaels, Lisa McCloskey

8:55 a.m.: Austin Ernst, Paola Moreno, Seon Hwa Lee

9:05 a.m.: Ji Young Oh, Jee Young Lee, Lindsey Wright

12:00 p.m.: Sarah Jane Smith, Maria McBride, Candie Kung

12:10 p.m.: Jaclyn Sweeney, Moira Dunn, Katie Futcher

12:20 p.m.: Irene Coe, Kim Welch, Caroline Masson

12:30 p.m.: Veronica Felibert, Amy Anderson, Christina Kim

12:40 p.m.: Paula Creamer, Michelle Wie, Inbee Park

12:50 p.m.: Suzann Pettersen, Lizette Salas, Lexi Thompson

1:00 p.m.: Brittany Lincicome, Morgan Pressel, Angela Stanford

1:10 p.m.: Ai Miyazato, Caroline Hedwall, Shanshan Feng

1:20 p.m.: Katherine Kirk, Vicky Hurst, Xi Yu Lin

1:30 p.m.: Sue Kim, Megan Grehan, Thidapa Suwannapura

1:40 p.m.: Christine Song, Line Vedel, Giulia Sergas

1:50 p.m.: a-Angel Yin, Giulia Molinaro, Belen Mozo

OFF TEE NO. 10

7:15 a.m.: Becky Morgan, Nicole Jeray, Amelia Lewis

7:25 a.m.: Ryann O’toole, Danielle Kang, Mina Harigae

7:35 a.m.: Mindy Kim, Paz Echeverria, Katie Burnett

7:45 a.m.: Dewi Claire Schreefel, Natalie Gulbis, a-Mariah Stackhouse

7:55 a.m.: Lydia Ko, Karrie Webb, Azahara Munoz

8:05 a.m.: Beatriz Recari, Sandra Gal, Cristie Kerr

8:15 a.m.: Stacy Lewis, Anna Nordqvist, Laura Davies

8:25 a.m.: I.K. Kim, Gerina Piller, Se Ri Pak

8:35 a.m.: Jennifer Song, Pernilla Lindberg, Christel Boeljon

8:45 a.m.: Felicity Johnson, Moriya Jutanugarn, Chie Arimura

8:55 a.m.: Heather Bowie Young, Kristy McPherson, Mariajo Uribe

9:05 a.m.: Jacqui Concolino, Mi Hyang Lee, Victoria Elizabeth

12:00 p.m.: Cydney Clanton, Danah Bordner, Sei Young Kim

12:10 p.m.: Mo Martin, Nicole Castrale, Brooke Pancake

12:20 p.m.: Paula Reto, Laura Diaz, Silvia Cavalleri

12:30 p.m.: Alison Walshe, Sandra Changkija, Kelly Tan

12:40 p.m.: Catriona Matthew, Sun Young Yoo, Pornanong Phatlum

12:50 p.m.: Jenny Shin, Pat Hurst, Jodi Ewart Shadoff

1:00 p.m.: Yani Tseng, Brittany Lang, Karine Icher

1:10 p.m.: Eun-Hee Ji, So Yeon Ryu, Juli Inkster

1:20 p.m.: Mi Jung Hur, P.K. Kongkraphan, Haru Nomura

1:30 p.m.: Julieta Granada, Jennifer Rosales, Hannah Jun Medlock

1:40 p.m.: Ayako Uehara, Julia Boland, Ashleigh Simon

1:50 p.m.: Maria Hernandez, Jane Rah, Erica Popson

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