Skip to main content


Showing posts from August, 2017

Esther Lee's First Pro Win Comes in Second Start

Esther Lee finished her collegiate career at the University of Colorado just a couple months ago. But she didn't have to wait long after turning pro to earn her first winner's check: Esther won in just her second start as a professional golfer. That tournament was the Long Beach Women's Open , part of the Cactus Tour schedule, that concluded on Aug. 3. Lee carded rounds of 73, 69 and 67 to finish at 7-under 209 and claim the win by a single stroke. It was a birdie on the second-to-last hole that provided that winning stroke. Esther told us she "thought that playing the Cactus Tour events in California would be a good mental refresher before diving into Q-School." Her first tournament as a pro happened a week before she won at the Cactus Tour's Mission Hills tournament . And she finished fourth in that event with a 3-under final score. "Playing well in the first tournaments since college is definitely a confidence booster," Esther said, &q