Lexi Thompson is 26 years old and she is already an American professional golfer on the LGPA Tour. She started to play golf when she was 12 and her parents supported her unconditionally which led to a successful career in the golf sports field. To know more about Lexi keep reading!
Early life and educational background of Lexi
Lexi Thompson was born in 1995 in Coral Springs, Florida, United States. Her birth name is Alexis Noel Thompson. Every year she celebrates her birthday on February 10. Her birth sign is Aquarius. She holds American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. About her education she was home-schooled and now she is already graduated.
She is the daughter of Judy Thompson and Scott Thompson. She has two big brothers and their name is Nicholas Thompson and Curtis Thompson. Nicholas is her half-brother. Nicholas has been a member of the PGA Tour and the Nationwide Tour and Curtis is playing on the LSU men’s golf team.
At the age of 12, in 2007, she qualified as the youngest golfer to play in U.S Women’s Open. At the age of 15, in 2010 she turned into a professional player. The year after being a professional player she won on the LPGA Tour. She often played golfing games against her professional golfer brothers. At the age of 16, she won Navistar LPGA Classic.
Lexi is married or dating?
Popular lady golfer Lexi is a very secretive person when it comes to her love life. There are no rumors about her having a boyfriend or husband. She hasn’t uploaded any pictures related to it to her social media account. She might be enjoying her singlehood and focusing on her career.
Height, weight, and body measurement of Lexi
Alexis stands 6 feet in height and weighs 72 kgs. She has a tall and slim body. Her body measurement is 35-25-25 inches. She has blonde hair color and her sexual orientation is straight.
Won of Lexi Thompson
- 2003 – Won U.S. Kids Golf World Championship
- 2004 – Won U.S. Kids Golf World Championship
- 2007 – second round, U.S. Girls’ Junior
- 2007 quarterfinalist, U.S. Women’s Amateur
- 2008 – Won U.S. Girls’ Junior (final 5 & 4 over Karen Chung)
- 2009 third round, U.S. Girls’ Junior
- 2009 semifinalist, U.S. Women’s Amateur
- 2011 she won the tournament Navistar LPGA Classic
- 2013- won Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia and Lorena Ochoa Invitational
- 2014- won Kraft Nabisco Championship
- 2015- won Meijer LPGA Classic and LPGA KEB Hana bank Championship
- 2016- won Honda LPGA Thailand
- 2017- won Kingsmill Championship and Indy Women in Tech Championship
- 2018- won CME Group Tour Championship
- 2019- won ShopRite LPGA Classic
Besides that, she won the Ladies European Tour (2011 Dubai Ladies Classic) and one on the LPGA of Japan (2016 World Ladies Championship Salonpas Cup).
Some facts and highlights of Lexi Thompson
- At the age of 7, she was able to make her first hole.
- At a very young age, she was qualified and become the youngest player.
- In 2009 Lexi ranked as the top Women’s Amateur and Girl Junior Amateur player by Golfweek.
- She won PGA Junior Championship in 2009.
- She won the 2011 Navistar LPGA Classic at the same time she broke the record for the youngest winner of an LPGA tour.
- In 2014 she was featured in a national commercial for PUMA named ‘Calling All Troublemakers with Usain Bolt and Mario Balotelli.
- In 2015 she had 13top-10 finishes.
- In 2016 she was named as one of the most beautiful women in golf by golf magazine.
- In the 2016 Olympics in Rio, she was tied for 19th.
- She had signed a sponsorship with Rolex, EA Sports, and Red Bull.
Lexi’s net worth and salary
As of our latest data, the estimated net worth of the professional golfer Lexi Thompson is $5 million. The main source of her income and fame is her successful career as a professional golfer. Talking about her other asset, in 2017 she bough a new car Nissan GTR after winning the CME bonus. In the same year, she won $1 million bonus on the Race to the CME . At the age of 22, she was on the list of millionaires.