She still managed to play her way into a playoff against So Yeon Ryu , but lost in extra holes.
Nicholas and Curtis Thompson have both played on the Web.
The first was achieved in at the age of
Thompson was born in Florida into a family that loves golf, and she competed often against her golfing brothers both of who went on to pro careers themselves.
It was quite a start to a golf career, but a start that Thompson continues to live up to.
Lexi Thompson Bio and Career Profile
Girls' Junior Amateur, becoming that event's second-youngest winner at the time. She was only 12 years, four months and one day old when she qualified, becoming the youngest-ever qualifier — beating a record previously held by Morgan Pressel. Lexi Thompson turned only 12 years old in , but she wasn't too young to make the golf world take notice. Not much later, Thompson finished runner-up at the Evian Masters , a tournament that was later elevated to major championship status. In , Thompson played in her second U.