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TOUR Highlights: October 11

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Symetra Tour

The final top 10 players on the Volvik Race for the Card money list received their LPGA Tour cards Sunday, including seven AJGA alumni. The list included:

Benyapa Niphatsophon: 2014 Bishops Gate Golf Academy Junior Classic champion

Hannah Green

Celine Boutier: 2010 and 2011 Polo Golf Junior Classic quarterfinalist

Nanna Koerstz Madsen 

Yu Liu: Two-time Rolex Junior All-American and three-time AJGA champion

Erynne Lee: Three-time Rolex Junior All-American and AJGA champion

Lindsey Weaver: Five-time Rolex Junior All-American and 11-time AJGA champion, including three consecutive wins in 2012

Anne-Catherine Tanguay

Emma Talley: Four-time Rolex Junior All-American and 10-time AJGA Champion

Katelyn Dambaugh: Runner-up at the 2010 U.S. Girls' Junior Championship

 

PGA TOUR

Brendan Steele won the Safeway Open for the second consecutive year at the Silverado Resort and Spa in California. Steele, a 2000-01 AJGA participant, finished second at the 2001 AJGA Ashworth Junior Classic at Quail Ranch. Steele has won three times on tour, including twice to kick off the PGA TOUR season.