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Kristy McPherson Biography – Kristy McPherson Wiki
Kristy McPherson is an American professional golfer. She currently competes on the LPGA Tour and previously played on the Symetra Tour. McPherson began playing golf at the age of 8 years old. While in high school, she was on the boys’ golf team. She later earned a golf scholarship to the University of South Carolina. She played her collegiate golf at the University of South Carolina, where she earned 7 during her four-year collegiate career. McPherson graduated in 2003 with a bachelor’s degree in Sports and Entertainment Management. She was presented with the Honda Inspiration Award, the award is presented to a collegiate athlete “who has overcome hardship and was able to return to play at the collegiate level”.
Upon graduating from college, she turned professional in June 2003. She played on the Futures Tour for four years. Between 2003 and 2006, McPherson played in 60 events and made cuts. She won two times including; at the Jalapeno Futures Golf Classic on April 30, 2006, and Betty Puskar Futures Golf Classic on August 13, 2006. McPherson’s 4th place finish on the Futures Tour money list in 2006 earned her an LPGA Tour card for the 2007 season.
In 2007, her rookie year on the LPGA Tour, she recorded her best finish, a tie for 18th at the Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic. In 2008, she recorded six top-10 finishes and earned her season-best a tie for fourth at the P&G Beauty NW Arkansas Championship. When she is not on the golf course, McPherson enjoys any kind of sports, hanging out with her friends and family.
Kristy McPherson Age
She was born on May 28, 1981, in Conway, South Carolina, United States. She resides in Tampa, Florida, United States.
Kristy McPherson Arthritis
When McPherson was age 11 years old, she was diagnosed with Still’s disease, Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). The condition caused her to stay in bed and was unable to walk for a year. McPherson was informed that she will never be able to participate in any sport that involves jumping or running. She ended up choosing to play golf.
Kristy McPherson – The Big Break
While playing on the Futures Tour, she appeared on the Golf Channel reality show The Big Break VI, the show was filmed during a two-week period in late June and early July 2006. McPherson was the 5th player eliminated.
Kristy McPherson Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) tall.
Kristy McPherson Net Worth
Kristy McPherson’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million.