Lewis sees tightly contested LPGA Championship
- By Randall Mell
- Jun 6, 2012 2:49 PM ET
PITTSFORD, N.Y. – Stacy Lewis doesn’t see another runaway at this year’s Wegmans LPGA Championship.
Locust Hill isn’t set up for it, she says.
“The golf course is a lot tougher than it has been the last couple years,” said Lewis, who will be trying to win her third consecutive LPGA stroke-play event. “I don’t see anyone running away.”
Paula Creamer said the fairways and rough are set up to make scoring more difficult.
“The fairways are more narrow than they were last year, and the rough is the thickest I’ve ever seen it,” Creamer said.
Lewis chuckled watching the maintenance crew work Tuesday night.
“I saw the mowers out, and they weren’t cutting anything off,” Lewis said.
The heat is turned up on the LPGA Tour as it hosts its first major of the season, the Kraft Nabisco Championship, and you get to watch all four rounds on Golf Channel. Stacy Lewis is looking to defen... Read More
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