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Maria Hjorth

Nationality: SWE

Date of Birth: 1973/10/15

Height: 5’9”

Rookie year: 1998

International Victories: 5

Education: University of Stirling

 

Personal

  • Credits her parents, Liselotte Neumann and Seve Ballesteros as the individuals most influencing her career
  • Has two sisters
  • Hobbies include curling (playing in the highest division in Sweden), cooking, aerobics and reading books
  • Married Shaun McBride on Dec. 31, 2007
  • Gave birth to daughter, Emily, in 2009
  • Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt.

 

LPGA Victories, Awards, Etc.

LPGA Victories (4)

  • 1999 SAFECO Classic, Mizuno Classic.
  • 2007 LPGA Navistar Classic.
  • 2010 LPGA Tour Championship.
  • 2011 Avnet LPGA Classic

The Solheim Cup (4) 2002, 2005, 2007, 2009