|Brittany Lincicome (OGA)|
The 26-year-old veteran is averaging 283 yards per drive this season. That puts Brittany in first place in the driving distance category, currently ahead of another long-ball specialist, Rolex Rankings No. 1 Yani Tseng.
“I have grown up playing men so I never thought of it as hitting it that far,” Lincicome told Ward Clayton at LPGA.com. “It just seemed normal to me, but I do get a thrill out of it. I never hold back because I love to gamble and push the envelope. Working out and technology also have a lot to do with my hitting it far.”
In seven years on tour, “Bam Bam” has never finished lower than third in driving distance. She is currently 1 over through 12 holes in her title defense at the ShopRite LPGA Classic.