DURHAM, N.C.-- The Blue Devils currently have three golfers playing on the LPGA Tour -- Amanda Blumenherst, Brittany Lang and Jennie Lee, while Alison Whitaker is competing on the Symetra Tour and ALPG Tour. See how the former Duke golfers have performed so far this year.
Amanda Blumenherst: LPGA Tour
2013 Stats: Events: 7 Cuts Made: 2 Best Finish: T33 Money Earned: $13,618
- Her top finish this season was a T33 in the Kia Classic. During the tournament, Blumenherst shot her two best rounds of the season, a 69 in the first round and a 68 in the final round.
- Blumenherst ranks 21st in sand saves on the LPGA Tour this season, as she has been successful getting the ball up-and-down 60-percent of the time.
- She ranks 25th in the U.S. Solheim Cup Points standings, with 34 points.
Brittany Lang: LPGA Tour
2013 Stats: Events: 9 Cuts Made: 6 Best Finish: T37 Money Earned: $31,329
- Lang’s best finish came in the HSBC Women’s Champions 2013, where she finished T37. Overall, Lang has made the cut in three of the last four events she has played.
- After completion of her third round at the North Texas LPGA Shootout, Lang got engaged after her boyfriend proposed to her on the 18th green. For more information on the story, click here.
- Lang ranks 12th on tour in average driving distance, averaging 263.62 yards off the tee, while she ranks ninth in U.S. Solheim Cup Points with 154.
Jennie Lee: LPGA Tour
2013 Stats: Events: 7 Cuts Made: 1 Best Finish: T66 Money Earned: $3,299
- Lee’s top finish this season is a T66 at the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup. She recorded her best round of the year in the second round, a 67.
- Lee ranks 58th on the tour in average driving distance, averaging 251.56 yards off the tee.
- She has totaled 37 birdies in 16 rounds this season.
Alison Whitaker: Symetra Tour/ALPG Tour
2013 Symetra Tour Stats: Events: 2 Cuts Made: 0
2013 ALPG Stats: Events: 7 Cuts Made: 1 Best Finish: 36th Money: $938
- Whitaker’s top finish is a 36th-place finish on the ALPG’s Women’s Victorian Open.
- Whitaker’s top round on the Symetra Tour is a 74 in the second round of the Riviera Nayarit Classic.