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Cristie Kerr Biography

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Cristie Kerr's facts

Date of Birth 1977-10-12
Nationality American
Profession Golfer
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Erik Stevens
Married on 2006
Children Mason
Education at Miami Sunset High School
Net Worth(s) $7 million
Divorce No
Height 5'3"
Place of Birth Miami, Florida, U.S.

Born on October 12, 1977, ‘Cristie Kerr’ is an American professional golfer who plays on the LPGA Tour. Kerr has 16 wins on the LPGA Tour which includes two major championships. In the year 2010, she was ranked as number one golfer in the Women’s World Golf Rankings for three times. She started to play golf when she was just eight years old. Her amateur career as a golf player was successful where she won 1994 Junior Orange Bowl International Golf Championship and 1995 Women’s Western Amateur. For her outstanding performance as golf player, she was chosen as 1995 American Junior Golf Association Junior Player of the Year. She played in the Curtis Cup in the year 1996. In relation to her educational background, she completed graduation from the Miami Sunset High School.

In April 1995, Cristie’s first win came in a professional tournament in the Ironwood FUTURES Classic on the Futures Tour. However, she turned as a professional golfer at the age 18 when she completed her graduation from high school. She played for both the Futures Tour and Players West Tour after she became professional player. Kerr was tied at sixth when she participated at LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament to gain exempt status. She started her LPGA Tour slowly where she placed into the top fifty on the money list in the third season in the year 1999. But she didn’t win until she played her sixth season. Kerr won her first LPGA event at the Longs Drugs Challenge in the year 2002. She started to grow her playing potentiality and became one of the leading players on the tour where she won three tournaments and even ranked at a fifth place to finish on the money list. In the year 2005, she won two tournaments and moved to the third rank on the money list. However, she tied for second at the 2000 U.S. Women’s Open. She got the victory at the Franklin American Mortgage Championship where she set the tournament record score of 19 under par. In fact, she became the only American to win more than one event on the LPGA Tour. Her first major championship came with win of 2007 U.S. Women’s Open. She also became the member of the United States Solheim Cup team in 2002, 2003 and 2005. She finished in the top 10 in half of the LPGA tournaments in 2005 and ranked at second position in the LPGA. Cristie won the first 10 tournaments on the LPGA Tour in the year 2010 which include the LPGA Championship. He set the record breaking record of 12 stroke margin over the second place finisher Song Hee kim. As a result, on June 28, 2010 she went to the top of the Women’s World Golf Rankings. Besides her golf career, she also made appearance on an episode of the third season of Donald Trump’s television series ‘The Apprentice’.

Speaking about her personal life biography, she got married to businessman Erik Stevens in 2006. She is living luxurious life with her husband as there is no news of divorce. Both welcomed their first child Mason through a surrogate on December 8, 2013. Currently, she is residing in Scottsdale, Arizona with her husband and son. Every time Kerr performs better with the place of third or better, one of her sponsors Mutual of Omaha donates money to her breast cancer research foundation.

Cristie is blonde diva who is blessed with pretty looks and sensuous body. She stands with the height of 5 feet 3 inches. In spite of having of having continuous weight issues, she had ability to overcome from weight problem. Once there was a speculation that she had undergone plastic surgery to look more beautiful. However, it proved to be just a rumor. There isn’t any specific information about her body measurements size but she looks to have 36-24-36 inches. Her hot body looks even exotic when she exposes her hot legs and feet wearing bikini.

The successful golf player has raised net worth over $13 million from her sports career. Her other information and bio is also available in the Wiki and other internet sites.