Winner’s Circle: Mi Jung Hur Cruises To Victory at the Indy Women in Tech Championship

Mi Jung Hur Wins Indy Women In Tech Championship
Mi Jung Hur celebrates on the 18th green after winning the Indy Women In Tech Championship at the Brickyard Crossing Golf Club on Sep 29, 2019 in Indianapolis, IN. Photo by Michael Cohen/Getty Images

Mi Jung Hur shot a final-round 68 to claim a wire-to-wire victory at the Indy Women in Tech Championship.

Hur finished her final day the Brickyard Crossing Golf Course with four birdies alongside 14 pars to reach 21-under par, four clear of Nanna Koerstz Madsen (67).

The victory was Hur’s second of the 2019 LPGA season, and fourth of her career.


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Pro-File

Name: Mi Jung Hur
Nationality: Korean
Height: 5′ 7″
Birthdate: December 5, 1989 (age 29)
Native: Dae-Jeon, Rep. of Korea
Residence: McKinney, Texas


Final Scores: Top 5

Pos-Player-To Par (Final Rd)
1. Mi Jung Hur -21 (-4)
2. Nanna Koerstz Madsen -17 (-5)
3. Marina Alex -15 (E)
4. Megan Khang -13 (-4)
4. Sakura Yokomine -13 (-4)
4. Bronte Law -13 (-2)
4. Maria Torres -13 (E)

Top-3 Check Cashers
  • Hur – $300,000
  • Madsen – $186,577
  • Alex – $135,349

Hur’s Winning Numbers

Driving: 271.0 yards
Fairways: 35/56, 62.5%
Greens: 56/72, 77.8%
Putts/GIR: 87/1.55
Scores: 26 Birdies, 42 Pars, 3 Bogeys, 1 Double Bogey


Slideshow: Hur’s Winning Smile


2019 LPGA Tour Season

Starts: 17
Cuts Made: 15
Wins: 2
Top 10s: 5
Earnings: $845,056
World Ranking: 40


Hur’s Career Victories

LPGA Tour: 4
2019 Indy Women in Tech Championship
2019 ASI Ladies Scottish Open
2014 Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic
2009 Cambia Portland Classic


Quotable

Mi Jung Hur Wins Indy Women In Tech Championship
Mi Jung Hur holds the trophy after winning the Indy Women In Tech Championship at the Brickyard Crossing Golf Club on Sep 29, 2019 in Indianapolis, IN. Photo by Michael Cohen/Getty Images

“I’m just trying to enjoy my golf game for the whole year and it’s working really well. Every day’s not too much stress from my game. I’m so happy.”
Mi Jung Hur


Credits: Getty Images, PGA Tour Media


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