Kang goes pro following second amateur crown




Danielle Kang
Danielle Kang is going out on top.
The 18-year-old golfer from Westlake Village defended her U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship on Sunday with a 6-and-5 victory over Moriya Jutanugarn of Thailand at Rhode Island Country Club in Barrington, R.I.
Following the win, Kang, a 2009 Westlake High graduate, confirmed that she is turning pro.
“Every time an amateur decides to turn pro, they always think, ‘Am I ready?’ That’s what they ask themselves,” Kang...

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