Lauren Stephenson earned her LPGA Tour card on Saturday.
Stephenson, a senior at Alabama, still has one season of eligibility left but will turn pro and forego her spring season for the Crimson Tide.
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Stephenson shot a 4-under 572 for the eight rounds of the LPGA Q-Series. The first four rounds were played last week at Pinehurst No. 6 and the last four at Pinehurst No. 7.
Stephenson is the fourth-ranked amateur golfer, according to the World Amateur Golf Rankings. She is a two-time, first-team all-SEC selection and was the Golfweek Player of the Year in 2018.
The 21-year-old was picked for the United States Curtis Cup Team and Palmer Cup team.
At Lexington High School, Stephenson was a two-time state champion and was believed to be the first person in state history to earn all-state honors in girls and boys all-state teams in her senior season.