Song Nabs Kraft Nabisco Invite

Jan. 26, 2010

USC sophomore Jennifer Song will get a chance to play among the world's best this spring after receiving an invitation to compete as an amateur at the 2010 Kraft Nabisco Championship, the LPGA's first major of the season.

Song, an All-American as a freshman and the 2009 U.S. Women's Amateur and U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links champion, will be among seven amateurs competing against the pro field, April 1-4, at Mission Hills C.C. in Rancho Mirage, Calif.

Among the list of current professionals who played in the The Kraft Nabisco Championship as amateurs are Lorena Ochoa, Grace Park, Aree Song, Paula Creamer, Morgan Pressel and Michelle Wie.

USC begins its spring schedule next month at the annual Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge, Feb. 8-10, in Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.