Golfing Great Sorenstam Appears at Saint Leo

February 07, 2011

Golfer Annika Sorenstam Honored at Girls and Women in Sports CelebrationLPGA Hall of Famer Annika Sorenstam captivated the attention of Lions throughout the day on February 3 during a visit to University Campus. Members of the women’s golf team were able to visit with Sorenstam early in the day during a private golf clinic at neighboring Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club. Later, some 350 people listened to a motivational speech she delivered during the annual Girls and Women in Sports Celebration, held in the Marion Bowman Activities Center. She revealed some of the personal challenges she had to overcome as a younger athlete. To read event coverage visit The Tampa (Pasco) Tribune.