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‘Living the dreams’: Georgia Oboh qualifies for 2022 ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer

'Living the dreams': Georgia Oboh qualifies for 2022 ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer

Georgia Oboh qualifies for 2022 ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer
Georgia Oboh qualifies for 2022 ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer

Georgia Oboh who has always wanted to play on the US LPGA Tour. Saw her dream came through on Monday, where she qualified to be a part of this week’s Shoprite Lpga Classic Presented By Acer starting on Friday.

The Nigerian was in top form on Monday finishing second fiddle on the leaderboard out of the twenty one players in the field. With just two open slots to complete the tournament field for the 2022 ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer which was finalized on Monday following an 18-hole Monday Qualifier at the Bay Course at Seaview, A Dolce Hotel.

American Vicky Hurst who placed top, finished with 1-over par 72, while Nigeria’s Georgia Oboh finished 2-over 73 as both players  captured the final two spots to gain entry into the championship, taking place June 10-12 in Galloway, New Jersey .

Eight time EPSON Tour winner and an LPGA Tour veteran, Vicky Hust will be making her first LPGA start in 2022. Oboh on the other hand, who is the first Nigerian to earn membership on the Ladies European Tour, will be making her LPGA Tour debut this week at the ShopRite LPGA Classic. Recall that Last week, the Nigeria female golf sensation finished runner-up in the women’s division of THE JOHN SHIPPEN National Golf Invitational presented by Rocket Mortgage.

The trio of Samantha Wagner, Katherine Hollern, Madison Frerking all tied third at 3-over par to miss securing a spot at for the tournament.

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