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Ricoh Women's British Open - Day Two

WOBURN, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Lexi Thompson of USA hits her second shot on the 3rd hole during the second round of the Ricoh Women's British Open at Woburn Golf Club on July 29, 2016 in Woburn, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

Teen Lexi Thompson to become LPGA member

January 1, 1970

Teenage prodigy Alexis Thompson will compete full-time on the LPGA Tour next year after her petition for membership was approved by the LPGA on Sept. 30.