Marlene Hagge was
one of the thirteen founders of the LPGA in 1950. She won one major
championship and 26 LPGA Tour career events. "Being a professional
golfer was no different from going to New York or Hollywood to become an
actress. A group of people lived together to see if they could get their
break in life. We began with 12, and then each year more joined us,"
said Hagge. "I never thought of myself as a pioneer. We were just a
bunch of stubborn women who loved golf and figured we could make it