Newsmakers: February 5, 2007
MacKinzie Kline of
Encinitas, Calif., received a sponsor exemption into
the LPGA Tour's Ginn Tribute Hosted by Annika Sorenstam
May 31-June 3, 2007. The 14-year-old, who has a rare
heart condition that prevents her from walking long
distances without becoming fatigued, will become the
first player to ride a cart in an LPGA competition.
UNLV won the PING Arizona Intercollegiate with a total 23-under-par 829 thanks to the efforts of C.J. Gatto, Jarred Texter, Eddie Olson and Ryan Kenney. Individually, Arizona fifth-year senior Brian Prouty won his first collegiate title. Prouty shot an opening-round 62 and followed it with rounds of 67 and 70 to finish at 14-under-par 199.