Golf: 2014 International Crown – U.S.A. (6th Place)

The inaugural International Crown on the LPGA Tour took place at the Caves Valley Golf Club in Owings Mills, Md., and is scheduled to occur every even year.  The 2016 edition will be hosted by Rich Harvest Farms outside of Chicago from July 18-24, and in 2018, the event will move to South Korea.

Team (with individual’s world ranking in parentheses as of Mar. 31, 2014, the roster announcement date):
Stacy Lewis (3)
Paula Creamer (8)
Lexi Thompson (9)
Cristie Kerr (12)


Day 1 – Four-ball

Chinese Taipei (Candie Kung and Teresa Lu) def. United States (Creamer and Kerr), 4 and 3
Chinese Taipei (Yani Tseng and Phoebe Yao) def. United States (Lewis and Thompson), 1 up

Day 2 – Four-ball

United States (Kerr and Thompson) def. Spain (Belen Mozo and Beatriz Recari), 3 and 2
United States (Creamer and Lewis) def. Spain (Carlota Ciganda and Azahara Muñoz), 2 up

Day 3 – Four-ball

United States (Kerr and Thompson) def. Thailand (Ariya Jutanugarn and Moriya Jutanugarn), 3 & 2
Thailand (Pornanong Phatlum and Onnarin Sattayabanphot) def. United States (Creamer and Lewis), 1 up

Day 4 – Singles


Photos: Team U.S.A. – 2014 International Crown
all photos by Kwai Chan / Meniscus Magazine


Video: Lexi Thompson makes putt on 16th – LPGA International Crown, July 25, 2014
videos by Kwai Chan / Meniscus Magazine

Video: Various Team U.S.A. press conferences – 2014 International Crown
all videos by Mai D. Chan / Meniscus Magazine