The Ricoh Women's British Open wrapped up on Sunday, September 16 at Royal Liverpool at Hoylake. ThreeIMG Academy trainees and alumni finished in the Top 10 of the prestigious annual event. In order, IMG Academy alums in the top 10 included Paula Creamer (3rd, +1), Mika Miyzato (4th, +2) and Julieta Granada (7th, +5). The Women's British Open is the only tournament classified as amajor championshipby both theLadies European Tourand theLPGA Tour.
Also of note, recently, Miyazato won the Safeway Classic for her first career win on the LGPA Tour. She began training at IMG Academy in May 2008 as a post-grad. She regularly returns to IMG Academy to train with coach Larry Marshall and the Athletic and Personal Development staff. As of September 10, Miyazato was ranked No. 11 overall in the world.
Paula Creamer began her training at IMG Academy when she was 13 years of age. Paula Creamer remains among the world's best with a current ranking of No. 14 overall in the world.