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Lee soars in women's world rankings

  • The Sports Network
  • Published Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at 10:20 a.m.
  • Updated Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at 1 p.m.

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Mi Hyang Lee collected her first professional title on Sunday and that helped her soar in this week's world rankings.

Lee beat hometown favorite Lydia Ko by one stroke in New Zealand. Lee sky- rocketed 111 places to No. 145 this week.

At the top of the rankings, there was no change. Inbee Park remained the No. 1 ranked player and she was followed by Suzann Pettersen, Stacy Lewis, Ko, So Yeon Ryu, Shanshan Feng, Na Yeon Choi, Karrie Webb, Lexi Thompson and I.K. Kim.

The next 10 spots also remained the same as Catriona Matthew, Paula Creamer, Cristie Kerr, Ha Na Jang, Amy Yang, Jiyai Shin, Lizette Salas, Hee Young Park, Angela Stanford and Beatriz Recari.

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