Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Despite the LPGA having the week off,
amateur sensation Lydia Ko moved up a spot to No. 4 in this week's women's
The 16-year-old, who won the Canadian Women's Open among her six top-10
finishes this season, inched up a spot from fifth last week.
The top three players remained the same ahead of Ko, with Inbee Park
maintaining the top spot and again being followed by Suzann Pettersen and
So Yeon Ryu also moved up a place to fifth, while Na Yeon Choi dropped a pair
of slots to sixth. Karrie Webb held firm in seventh.
I.K. Kim and Catriona Matthew both jumped up a spot to sit in eighth and
ninth, causing Shanshan Feng to fall two places to round out the top 10.
Paula Creamer, Cristie Kerr and Jiyai Shin stayed put from 11th to 13th ahead
of Ai Miyazato and Lizette Salas, who swapped places to sit in 14th and 15th,
Angela Stanford, Hee Young Park and Beatriz Recari were again placed 16th
through 18th. Ai Miyazato moved up a place to 19th, resulting in former world
No. 1 Yani Tseng dropping a place to round out the top 20.
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