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Park Hee-young Biography – Park Hee-young Wiki
Park Hee-young is a South Korean professional golfer. She competes on the LPGA Tour. As an amateur, Park was a three-time member of the South Korean National team, she was also twice runner-up in the South Korea Amateur Open. She turned professional in 2004, in 2005, Park’s first full year as a professional golfer. Park won three times on the LPGA of Korea Tour which earned her rookie of the year award. She went on to win another two KLPGA tournaments in 2006.
Park earned her tour card at the 2007 LPGA qualifying school. She played in 28 LPGA events in 2008 and made the cut in 22 of them. Her best finish was a T4 where she earned $474,744 for the year, 35th on the tour’s money list.
At the second LPGA event of 2009, Honda LPGA Thailand, Park shot an opening round 79 in the tournament. Just after her round was completed, she had to rush to the hospital. She was treated and released. Park completed the tournament, shooting rounds of 64, 69, 65, which enabled her to finish in solo second place three shots behind Lorena Ochoa. In 2009, Park finished second at the Mizuno Classic.
Park won her first LPGA Tour event, the CME Group Titleholders, on 20 November 2011. She finished two shots ahead of Paula Creamer and Sandra Gal. Park’s second victory was in July 2013 at the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic in Canada. She tied with Angela Stanford at 258 (–26) after 72 holes, the two went to a sudden-death playoff on the par-5 18th hole. Park birdied the hole three times in regulation (par on Friday) and three times in the playoff to win. As of 2011, Park’s sister Choo Young was a player on the Korean LPGA Tour. Her sister begun her rookie year on the LPGA Tour in 2015, after finishing in a tie for 11th place at Stage III of LPGA Q School in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Park Hee-young Age
She was born on May 24, 1987, in South Korea.
Park Hee-young Husband
She is married to her husband Joe Joo-jong. Her husband is a a K-Pop music executive. The two were married in 2018.
Park Hee-young Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) tall.
Park Hee-young Net Worth
Park Hee-young’s net worth is estimated to be $5 million.