LPGA – ANA Inspiration – March 28 2017…Mission Hills Country Club. Inspiring Women Of Today

Updated: March 29, 2017

A beautiful day on the course.  With the sun bright and the ladies out, is a great day for practice rounds.  The Hype is on as the LPGA ANA Inspiration winner of last year Lydia KO is out to defend her title. Of course before we get to that in the upcoming days. ANA Inspiration / Mission hills Country Club, every year seems to out due the year before. March 28, ANA Inspiration, brought out the inspiring Women in Sports. Names such as, Billie Jean King, (Sports icon, Social justice Pioneer) Maria Sharapova, (Professional Tennis Player)  Aly Raisman, (Olympic Gymnast) Victoria Arlen (Paralympic Swimmer, ESPN Reporter) Cari Champion (ESPN Sports Center, Anchor)  Jessica Mendoza (Olympic Softball Player, ESPN Analyst) Julie Foudy, Olympic Soccer Player, ESPN Analyst) Elizabeth Housler, (ANA Changemaker) Lexi Thompson, (Pro Golfer). All with inspiring stories of life inside and outside their profession.  Although Sports Life entered the last half of the Conference, we surely did not miss the very inspiring story from Maria Sharapova. Maria surely was an attention grabber, having the crowd fully inspired of what she had to say. In some cases had the crowd in major smiles due to her ventures. Maria Plans to return to the sport of tennis in a months time as her suspension is lifted.  Many great ladies as well as wonderful empowering stories.