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Maria Hjorth
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Nationality: SWE
Date of Birth: 1973/10/15
Height: 5’9”
Rookie year: 1998
Education: University of Stirling

Personal

  • Credits her parents, Liselotte Neumann and Seve Ballesteros as the individuals most influencing her career
  • Hobbies include curling (playing in the highest division in Sweden), cooking, aerobics and reading books
  • Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt.
  • The Solheim Cup (5): 2002, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011

Career

Year

Name of Competition

Result

2012

Kingsmill Championship
HSBC Women's Champions

Tied for 9th
Tied for 25th

2011

Avnet LPGA Classic
Wegmans LPGA Championship
Lorena Ochoa Invitational
Evian Masters
RICOH Women’s British Open
Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia

Finished 1st
Tied for 8th
Finished 8th
Tied for 9th
Finished 13th
Tied for 15th

2010

LPGA Tour Championship
Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia
Honda PTT LPGA Thailand
Tres Marias Championship
Mizuno Classic

Finished 1st
Tied for 3rd
Tied for 7th
Tied for 6th
Tied for 14th

2009

Hana Bank KOLON Championship
CVS/Pharmacy LPGA Challenge
Navistar LPGA Classic
RICOH Women’s British Open
Safeway Classic

Tied for 2nd
Tied for 5th
Tied for 6th
Tied for 11th
Tied for 12th