Alison Lee facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAlison Lee
February 26, 1995 |
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|Current tour(s)||LPGA Tour (joined 2015)|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Ladies European Tour||1|
|Best results in LPGA Major Championships
|Kraft Nabisco C'ship||T8: 2022|
|LPGA Championship||T27: 2021|
|U.S. Women's Open||T16: 2021|
|Women's British Open||T15: 2022|
|The Evian Championship||T6: 2015|
Alison Lee (born February 26, 1995) is an American professional golfer who plays on the LPGA Tour and is a college student at the University of California, Los Angeles. She was ranked number 1 in the World Amateur Golf Ranking for 16 weeks in 2013–14.
Lee was an AJGA First-Team All-American for six years, from 2008 through 2013, with nine wins on the AJGA circuit. She was a member of the victorious USA Junior Solheim Cup team in 2009, 2011, and 2013 helping to lead the US to three straight victories and was a member of the Junior Ryder Cup team in 2010 and 2012 and the Curtis Cup team in 2014.
Lee played one season and a half of golf at UCLA, before turning pro in December of her sophomore year. She remains a student at the University.
Lee turned professional in December 2014 and joined the LPGA Tour after winning the final stage of the LPGA Qualifying Tournament.
In her rookie season, she qualified for the United States Solheim Cup team, based on her world ranking.
- 2010 Winn Grips Heather Farr Classic, Mission Hills Desert Junior
- 2011 Los Angeles City Junior Girls
- 2012 Annika Invitational, Ping Invitational
- 2013 Rolex Junior Championship, Club Corp Mission Hills Desert Junior, Rolex Tournament of Champions, Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invite, Stanford Intercollegiate
- 2014 PAC-12 Championship, North and South Women's Amateur, Nanea PAC-12 Preview
Professional wins (1)
Ladies European Tour wins (1)
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||To par||Margin of
|1||7 Aug 2021||Aramco Team Series – Sotogrande (individual event)||65-65-71=201||−15||5 strokes||Ashleigh Buhai|
Results in LPGA majors
Results not in chronological order before 2019.
|U.S. Women's Open||T26||CUT||T60||T26||CUT||CUT||T16||T40|
|Women's PGA Championship||T62||T64||T50||CUT||T69||T27||T30|
|The Evian Championship ^||T6||T43||CUT||NT||T65||T50|
|Women's British Open||CUT||T31||T43||T29||CUT||T15|
^ The Evian Championship was added as a major in 2013.
Top 10 Did not play CUT = missed the half-way cut
NT = no tournament
T = tied
|U.S. Women's Open||0||0||0||0||0||1||8||5|
|Women's PGA Championship||0||0||0||0||0||0||7||6|
|The Evian Championship||0||0||0||0||1||1||5||4|
|Women's British Open||0||0||0||0||0||1||6||4|
- Most consecutive cuts made – 5 (three times, current)
- Longest streak of top-10s – 1 (twice)
LPGA Tour career summary
- official as of 2021 season
*Includes matchplay and other tournaments without a cut.
Position in Women's World Golf Rankings at the end of each calendar year.
U.S. national team appearances
- Junior Solheim Cup: 2009 (winners), 2011 (tie, Cup retained), 2013 (winners)
- Junior Ryder Cup: 2010 (winners), 2012 (winners)
- Curtis Cup: 2014 (winners)
- Espirito Santo Trophy: 2014
- Solheim Cup: 2015 (winners)
Solheim Cup record
|2015||4||1–3–0||1–0–0 def. G. Nocera 3&1||0–1–0 lost w/ M. Wie 4&3||0–2–0 lost w/ A. Stanford 3&2,
lost w/ B. Lincicome 2 dn