But there are plenty of hot babes who play golf on the LPGA Tour. And given that the issue in question is the fitness issue, they weren't even limited to photographing top players. An actual LPGA golfer hasn't appeared on a Golf Digest cover since 2008.
LPGA Tour member Sydnee Michaels made the point her own way, posting this on Twitter:
And what photo did Sydnee attach to her tweet? This one: