LPGA.com reports this week's Rolex Rankings âMove of the Weekâ belongs to second-year LPGA player Mika Miyazato who jumped 10 spots to No. 40. Mika carded rounds of 69-70-64 to finish in third place at the P & G NW Arkansas Championship, the best finish of her LPGA career.
Mika qualified for the LPGA Tour in 2008 after finishing tied for 12th at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament. During her rookie season, Mika recorded a season-best fourth-place finish at the LPGA Corning Classic where she fired a career-low 62 in the third round. Mika has posted five top-10 finishes in her two years on Tour.
Mika came to the U.S in May of 2008 to attend the IMG Academy golf program. She started working with Senior Instructor, Larry Marshall that summer and they continue to work together today. Mika remains a student of the academy and during her off weeks trains at IMG.
Nice playing Mika!