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Defending champ out at LPGA match play

GLADSTONE, N.J., May 17 (UPI) -- Jodi Ewart turned in one of the upsets on the first day of the Sybase Match Play Championship Thursday, eliminating defending champ Suzann Pettersen.
Pressel takes Evian lead with eagle

Pressel takes Evian lead with eagle

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France, July 24 (UPI) -- Morgan Pressel scored an eagle on the 18th hole en route to a 5-under 67 and the third-round lead of the Evian Masters in France.
Mika Miyazato leads LPGA event in France

Mika Miyazato leads LPGA event in France

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France, July 23 (UPI) -- Mika Miyazato fired a 5-under-par 67 Friday and moved into the lead of the Evian Masters LPGA tournament in France.
Top 5 stay the same in women's golf

Top 5 stay the same in women's golf

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Lorena Ochoa was ranked No. 1 in the Rolex Women's World Golf Rankings Monday with the same four rivals stacked up behind her.

In-Kyung Kim has LPGA lead in South Korea

INCHEON, South Korea, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- In-Kyung Kim shot a 3-under 69 Saturday to take a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the Hana Bank KOLON Championship South Korea.

Three players lead at Navistar LPGA event

PRATTVILLE, Ala., Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Jeong Jang birdied three of the last four holes Thursday to join Jill McGill and Jane Park in the lead at the Navistar LPGA Classic in Prattville, Ala.
Lee moves into women's golf Top 10

Lee moves into women's golf Top 10

PHILADELPHIA, July 7 (UPI) -- Lee Seon-hwa won the NW Arkansas LPGA Championship last weekend and was propelled into the Top 10 of the women's world golf rankings.

Seven players tied for the LPGA lead

PITTSFORD, N.Y., June 19 (UPI) -- Seven players shot 4-under-par 68 Thursday to share the lead after the first 18 holes at the Wegmans LPGA golf tournament in Pittsford, N.Y.

Lindley wins Corning Classic in playoff

CORNING, N.Y., May 25 (UPI) -- Leta Lindley won her first LPGA title Sunday, rolling in a 7-foot birdie putt to beat Jeong Jang in a playoff at the Corning Classic in New York.

Jang, Blasberg hold 3rd-round Corning lead

CORNING, N.Y., May 24 (UPI) -- Jeong Jang shot a 3-under 69 and Erica Blasberg a 2-under 70 Saturday to share the lead after three rounds of the LPGA Corning Classic at Corning, N.Y.
Sorenstam gains slightly in world rankings

Sorenstam gains slightly in world rankings

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., May 12 (UPI) -- Annika Sorenstam's runaway victory in the Michelob Ultra Open was good for only a slight gain on world No. 1 Lorena Ochoa in the world golf rankings Monday.
Sorenstam coasts to 72nd LPGA title

Sorenstam coasts to 72nd LPGA title

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., May 11 (UPI) -- Annika Sorenstam shot a 5-under-par 66 Sunday for a seven-shot win in the Michelob Ultra Open in Virginia -- the 72nd championship of her LPGA career.
Sorenstam up by 3 at Michelob Ultra Open

Sorenstam up by 3 at Michelob Ultra Open

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., May 10 (UPI) -- Annika Sorenstam posted a 2-under 69 Saturday to hold a three-stroke lead after three rounds of the LPGA's Michelob Ultra Open.

Sorenstam leads latest LPGA event

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., May 9 (UPI) -- Annika Sorenstam shot a 5-under 36 to build a three-stroke lead in Friday's second round at the LPGA's Michelob ULTRA Open golf tournament in Williamsburg, Va.
Paula Creamer wins in Oklahoma

Paula Creamer wins in Oklahoma

BROKEN ARROW, Okla., May 4 (UPI) -- Paula Creamer rolled in an 8-foot birdie putt to defeat Juli Inkster in a playoff and win the SemGroup Championship Sunday in Broken Arrow, Okla.
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Jeong Jang hits from the fairway in the final round of the LPGA Kellogg-Keebler Classic in Aurora, IL., June 6, 2004. Jang finished tied for second. (UPI Photo/Mark Cowan)
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Jeong Jang (born 11 June 1980) is a South Korean professional golfer who plays on the U.S. based LPGA Tour. She is also a member of the LPGA of Korea Tour.

Jang was born in Daejeon, South Korea. She started playing golf at the age of thirteen. As a teenager she won the 1997 Korea Women's Open and the 1998 Korea Women's Amateur. She attended Joongbu University. After qualifying for the LPGA Tour at her first attempt, Jang had a successful rookie season in 2000 including a second place finish. She reached twelfth on the money list in 2004 and in that year had nine finishes in the top ten. In July 2005 she won for the first time, claiming the Women's British Open, which is one of the women's majors, by four shots. She claimed her second LPGA win in 2006 at the Wegmans LPGA.

LPGA major is shown in bold.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Jeong Jang."
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