Congratulations to IMG client and David Leadbetter student, Michelle Wie who earned her first LPGA Tour victory yesterday at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Michelle held off many of the biggest names in women's golf, including fellow IMG client and former IMG full timer, Paula Creamer for the two-stroke victory. Michelle now heads this week to the season-ending LPGA Tour Championship in Houston, Texas.
This victory caps afairly successfulrookie season for Michelle on the LPGA Tour. She is currently listed as 14th on the LPGA Money List. She also played a key role in the U.S. Team's Solheim Cup victory earlier this year, which in her post interview she credited to helping herwhencoming down the stretch.
Michelle spent time working on her game at IMG in Bradenton in 2002 and 2003.