Alexa Pano

Alexa Pano

Alexa Pano: A Brief Biography


Alexa Pano
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Alexa Pano's Early Life and Background

Pano's parents separated while she was a small child, and she was born in Westborough, Massachusetts, on August 20, 2004. Since then, she has resided in Lake Worth Beach, Florida, with her father, Rick, and started playing golf at the age of five.


Filming for “The Short Game,” a 2013 documentary film, took place at the 2012 U.S. Kids Golf World Championship with Pano, who was seven years old at the time, and some other golfers, Allan Kournikova and Sky Sudberry.


By that time, she was attending Citrus Cove Elementary School only in the mornings, using Florida Virtual School for the rest of her schoolwork so she could concentrate on her golf.


She stated in the movie that she wanted to be the first female golfer at Augusta, and seven years later, she succeeded in becoming the first female golfer at the Augusta National Women's Amateur.


Alexa Pano's Amateur Career

At five U.S. Kids Golf World Championships in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, and 2016, Pano tied for the most victories. In the Drive, Chip, and Putt tournament, she became the first person to reach the national finals three times.


She became the youngest golfer to play at the Yonex Ladies Open in 2016, and made her debut on the LPGA Tour, as an amateur in 2018, winning the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic. She also competed in the 2018 Junior Ryder Cup.


She also participated in the inaugural Augusta National Women's Amateur and U.S. Women's Open in 2019, being the youngest golfer in both. In the same year, she participated in the Junior Solheim Cup.


Alexa Pano’s amateur wins are as follows:


  • 2016 PDQ - Philadelphia Runner Junior

  • 2017 Ione D Jones-Doherty Amateur

  • 2018 Dustin Johnson World Junior Championship

  • 2018 Dixie Amateur

  • 2019 Dustin Johnson World Junior Championship

  • 2019 Scott Robertson Memorial

  • 2019 Rolex Girls Junior Championship

  • 2019 Ione D Jones-Doherty Amateur

  • 2020 Ione D Jones-Doherty Amateur

Alexa Pano's Professional Career

Pano participated in the 2021 LPGA Qualifying Tournament, finishing tied for 10th and earning her spot to play on the Epson Tour. She turned professional in 2022, and by 2023, through Q School, she earned her LPGA Tour card.


She won her first LPGA Tour event, co-sanctioned by the Ladies European Tour, in her rookie season at the ISPS Handa World Invitational in a playoff, defeating Esther Henseleit and Gabriella Cowley, with a birdie on the third extra hole, while Henseleit was eliminated by a birdie on the first hole.


As per the LPGA Tour, Pano participated in 21 events and made cuts in 12 events, and besides the ISPS win, she had three top-20 finishes, including Kroger Queen City Championship (T16), Portland Classic (T12), and Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational (T17).


In the 2024 season, as of March 2024, she has participated in four events, making cuts in two and withdrawing in one. However, her solo second finish at the Hilton Grand Vacations Tournament of Champions against Lydia Ko is considerable, with a score of 276, under 12.


Alexa Pano's Playing Style

There is no information available regarding the playing style of Alexa Pano.


Alexa Pano's Caddie

Rick Pano, Alexa's father, is her caddie as of March 2024. He was the American Lightning Company's president before working in administration and sales. She usually gives her father credit for her success when she was a little child and for helping her improve as a golfer. Rick supposedly loves the NFL and supports the Boston-based New England Patriots.


Alexa Pano's Golf Journey

Pano’s golf journey began at the age of five; she was born on August 20, 2004, and since then, she has become the youngest golfer to play at the Yonex Ladies Open in 2016, merely six years after starting playing golf at the age of 11.


Two years later, at the age of 13, she played on her first LPGA Tour, as an amateur, and had 10 wins, including representing the U.S. at the 2018 Junior Ryder Cup and the 2019 Solheim Cup.


She turned professional in 2022, playing a season on the Epson Tour, and by the end of the season, she qualified for the 2023 LPGA Tour, winning her first professional win in August at the ISPS Handa World Invitational in a three-way playoff.


She also played at the 2023 Women's PGA Championship, finishing tied for 61st place. In the 2024 Hilton Grand Vacations Tournament of Champions, Pano finished in second place, losing to Lydia Ko by two strokes.


Alexa Pano's Achievements

Alexa Pano’s achievements are as follows:


  • At the 2016 Yonex Ladies Open, Pano became the youngest golfer (age 11) to compete in a JLPGA Tour event.

  • Pano was also the youngest competitor in the inaugural Augusta National Women's Amateur.

  • Pano was the first amateur to reach three national finals in the Drive, Chip, and Putt competition.

  • Pano won the 2019 Rolex Girls Junior Championship, presented by the American Junior Golf Association.

  • Pano’s best career finish came in a tie for 41st at the 2020 Walmart NW Arkansas Championship presented by P&G.

  • Pano competed in six LPGA Tour events as an amateur.

  • Pano’s best finish on the Epson Tour to date is a solo second in the Carolina Golf Classic presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and the Garden City Charity Classic at Buffalo Dunes in 2022.

Alexa Pano's Majors


Sl. No.TournamentsYears
1.Chevron ChampionshipDNP
2.Women’s PGA ChampionshipT61 (2023)
3.U.S. Women’s OpenCUT
4.Women’s British OpenDNP
5.Evian Championship DNP


Alexa Pano's Awards and Honors

Alexa Pano hasn’t won any awards or honors as of March 2024.


Alexa Pano's Net Worth

There is no authentic data available regarding the net worth of Alexa Pano. However, her total career earnings as per the LPGA are $616,669, with her YTD earnings being $173,814 as of March 2024.


Alexa Pano's Ventures

Pano has endorsement deals with Titleist, Footjoy, Antigua Apparel, and Bell Techlogix, as per her official Instagram account. However, any further information on this in the public domain is not available.


Alexa Pano's Assets

Pano resides in Lake Worth Beach, Florida, in the United States, with her father, Rick Pano; however, the address of the golfer is not available.


Alexa Pano's Family

Pano’s parents are Rick Pano, her father and Amy Pano, her mother; however, the couple was separated when she was a young child and has been living with her father since then. There is no information available about any of the siblings she might have.


Alexa Pano's Boyfriend

Alexa Pano is reportedly single, with no further information available about any past relationships.


Alexa Pano's Cars

There is no information available about the car collection of Alexa Pano.


FAQ's On Alexa Pano

A. Alexa Pano was born in Westborough, Massachusetts, on August 20, 2004.

 A. Alexa Pano began playing golf at the age of five.

A. Alexa Pano's caddie is her father, Rick Pano.

 A. As of March 2024, there is no publicly available information regarding Alexa Pano's net worth.

A. Alexa Pano resides in Lake Worth Beach, Florida, with her father, Rick Pano.

A. There is no information available about any siblings Alexa Pano might have.

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