Stacy Lewis Gives $100,000 to UA
Former University of Arkansas and current Ladies Professional Golf Association star Stacy Lewis is donating $100,000 to her alma mater.
Her gift is earmarked for expansion of the Razorback golf training facilities at Blessings, according to news release from the university.
“We are grateful to Stacy Lewis for her generous gift which will directly benefit current and future Razorback student-athletes,” Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long said. “Despite her demanding schedule, Stacy continues to support the Razorbacks in a variety of ways including remaining active with our women’s golf program. Stacy’s personal story of overcoming adversity to achieve success continues to serve as an inspiration to others. We are extremely proud of Stacy and what she is doing on the LPGA Tour and in our community. She is a tremendous ambassador for the University of Arkansas and for the Razorback program.”
Lewis is a three-time winner on the LPGA Tour including two victories this season and a major championship at the Kraft Nabisco last year. Lewis is currently ranked No. 2 in the world and is the highest ranked American player.
Learn more about Stacy Lewis at http://www.stacysback.com/