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Creamer has big lead at Evian Masters

EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France, July 22 (UPI) -- Paula Creamer shot a 6-under 66 Friday in the third round of the Evian Masters to take a seven-stroke lead.

Sorenstam survives at Match Play

GLADSTONE, N.J., July 1 (UPI) -- Annika Sorenstam made a birdie on the third playoff hole Friday to beat Tina Barrett in the second round of the HSBC Women's World Match Play Championship.

Amateurs lead at Cherry Hills

CHERRY HILLS VILLAGE, Colo., June 25 (UPI) -- Two teen-aged amateurs are at top of the leader-board after 54 holes of the Women's U.S. Open golf tournament at Cherry Hills Village, Colo.

Perrot leads Women's U.S. Open

CHERRY HILLS VILLAGE, Colo., June 24 (UPI) -- Little-known Nicole Perrot forged ahead in the second round at the Women's U.S. Open by shooting a 2-under-par 70.

Ochoa wins at Pittsford

PITTSFORD, N.Y., June 19 (UPI) -- Lorena Ochoa recorded six birdies Sunday to win the Wegmans Rochester LPGA at Pittsford, N.Y., by four shots over 18-year-old Paula Creamer.

Creamer takes lead at Pittsford

PITTSFORD, N.Y., June 18 (UPI) -- Paula Creamer shot a five-under 67 Saturday to take a two-shot lead after three rounds of the Wegmans Rochester LPGA at Pittsford, N.Y.

Ochoa assumes lead at Pittsford

PITTSFORD, N.Y., June 17 (UPI) -- Lorena Ochoa grabbed a two-shot edge Friday after 36 holes at the Wegmans Rochester LPGA event in Pittsford, N.Y.

Sorenstam wins LPGA Championship again

HAVRE DE GRACE, Md., June 12 (UPI) -- Despite closing with an even-par 72 Sunday, Annika Sorenstam won the McDonald's LPGA Championship.

Sorenstam takes over McDonald's lead

HAVRE DE GRACE, Md., June 10 (UPI) -- Annika Sorenstam took the lead Friday at the McDonald's LPGA Championship as she moved toward her second straight major title.

Sorenstam one back at LPGA Championship

HAVRE DE GRACE, Md., June 9 (UPI) -- Annika Sorenstam finished a shot out of the lead Thursday as she seeks to keep alive her dream of winning the grand slam of women's golf.

Teenage rookie wins LPGA Sybase Classic

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., May 22 (UPI) -- Eighteen-year-old LPGA Tour rookie Paula Creamer won the Sybase Classic by a stroke Sunday with a four-day total of 6-under-par 278.

Christina Kim leads LPGA Sybase Classic

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., May 21 (UPI) -- Christina Kim shot a 1-under 71 Saturday and holds a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the LPGA Sybase Classic with a 6-under 207.

Creamer shares LPGA lead

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., May 20 (UPI) -- Paula Creamer moved into position for what could be her first LPGA Tour victory Friday by sharing the second-round lead at the Sybase Classic.

Ward wins LPGA Takefuji Classic

LAS VEGAS, April 16 (UPI) -- Wendy Ward shot a 5-under 67 Saturday for a 16-under 200 total to beat Lorena Ochoa by two strokes and win the LPGA Takefuji Classic.

Sorenstam wins LPGA MasterCard Classic

MEXICO CITY, March 6 (UPI) -- Annika Sorenstam shot a 4-under 68 Sunday to win the inaugural MasterCard Classic by three strokes in her 2005 debut.
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Paula Creamer hits from the second tee box in the final round of the Sybase Classic at Upper Montclair Country Club in Clifton, New Jersey on May 17, 2009. (UPI Photo/John Angelillo)
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Paula Creamer (born August 5, 1986) is an American professional golfer on the U.S.-based LPGA Tour. As a professional, she has won 11 tournaments, including 9 LPGA Tour events. Creamer has been as high as number 2 in the Women's World Golf Rankings. She was the 2010 U.S. Open champion, and is undefeated in three years of singles play in the Solheim Cup.

As an amateur, Creamer won numerous junior golf titles, including 11 American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) tournaments. Creamer joined the LPGA Tour in the 2005 season, and her victory in that year's Sybase Classic made her the LPGA's second-youngest event winner.

Creamer was born in Mountain View, California and raised in Pleasanton, the only child of an airline pilot father and stay-at-home mother. The family's home overlooked the first tee of the Castlewood Country Club's golf course. Creamer participated in acrobatic dancing and gymnastics during her childhood, and started playing golf when she was 10 years old. At the age of 12, she won 13 consecutive regional junior events in Northern California, and the following year she became the top-ranked female junior golfer in the state.

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