Stacy Lewis, a remarkable American golfer who currently plays on the LPGA Tour, can be listed as one of those top celebrities whose career may never have begun because the budding star was treated at the tender age of 11 for a clinical condition known as scoliosis, which is associated with spinal curvature. As a scoliosis patient, she wears a corset brace on her back for 18 hours a day, but despite this setback, Stacy has been impressively active in her junior golf career.
According to the budding golf star, golf became a refuge for her because it was one of the rare occasions when the back brace could be removed. She told Golf Digest in an interview that she was attracted to golf because it gave her the opportunity to get out of the back supports for six hours a day. Stacy concluded by saying that if she had been born with a healthy back, chances are that we would not have heard of Stacy Lewis. Today the golf champion is a two-time winner of major championships, namely the Women’s British Open 2013 and the Kraft Nabisco Championship 2011.
Stacy Lewis Bio, Age
The American professional golfer Stacy Lewis was born on February 16, 1985, in Toledo, Ohio, USA. She is the daughter of mother Carol Lewis and father Dale Lewis. Stacy is American by nationality and North American by ethnicity. She received her early education at Woodlands High School, which she completed in 2003 and continued with a golf scholarship to the University of Arkansas.
During her formative years, the aspiring golfer struggled with scoliosis, a potentially debilitating spinal disease that should have been a major setback for the rising star, but she broke the shackles of the disease and by 2010 she was already known as one of the best women in golf. After a successful spinal surgery that freed her from the clutches of scoliosis, Stacy Lewis began a steep NCAA golf career with great enthusiasm, and subsequently won 12 tournaments and was named All-American four times. The American golfer won the NCAA Women’s Individual Championship in 2007. In 2008, she became the first female golfer in the history of the Curtis Cup to win all five of her Curtis Cup games, which she did while playing for the US team.
Later that year, the golf champion turned pro and finished third at the 2008 U.S. Women’s Open. By the end of the year, she was a medalist in the LPGA Q-School, and in 2009 she started her rookie season on the LPGA Tour. She won the 2011 Kraft-Nabisco Championship, which was a major. By 2012, Stacy Lewis recorded several victories, including four tournament wins, three-second places, 12 top 10 finishes, and one-third place on the money list. She also received the LPGA Player of the Year Award based on points from the Tour.
In 2013, the renowned golfer had a winning streak, achieving 19 top 10 finishes and three wins, leading the Tour with an average score. Among the victories, she recorded in 2013 was the Women’s British Open, her second major victory. At the beginning of 2014, the golf superstar made it to the top of the world rankings and took three victories in the same year. 2015 and 2016 were not good for the golfer, but in 2017 she was back on the winning track at the Cambia Portland Classic.
Is Stacy Lewis Married? Husband
The relationship status of the celebrated golfer is married, she is married to Gerrod Chadwell, the University of Houston women’s golf coach. Gerrod asked the big question in November 2015 after they had been dating for a while. In August 2016, the couple was raised to the holy estate of marriage. Their wedding ceremony was well attended by family and friends before the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. They are currently living happily together and we have not heard any rumors or controversy about their end.
The superstar of golf is not very tall, she stands at a height of 1.651 m (1.651 m). Her body weight, which is 60 kg, is in proportion to her height. Her total body statistic can be summarized as 33-25-34 inches. Her other body measurements include a bra size of 32B, a shoe size of 8 US, and her dress size is 6 US. The prominent golfer comes complete with natural blonde hair and beautiful blue eyes.
Many famous celebrities have managed to hide a considerable amount of wealth as their net worth, and Stacy Lewis is one of those people. Her current net worth has been estimated by celebritynetworth.com at $10 million, and it is expected to increase in the near future as the golfer is still very active in her career.