LPGA Sponsorship

STORE Capital is a proud sponsor of five LPGA Tour Professionals. The STORE Team includes Stacy Lewis, Lauren Stephenson, Fatima Fernandez Cano, Brooke Matthews and Sarah Schmelzel. The partnership debuted at the US Women’s Open on June 2-5, 2022 at Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club (Southern Pines, NC). Through this sponsorship, STORE is able to support incredibly talented athletes as they compete in LPGA tournaments that benefit the communities they are held in.

STACY LEWIS

With 13 career LPGA wins, over 100 career top-10s, 4 Solheim Cup appearances, the title of Team USA Solheim Cup Assistant Captain in 2021 and Captain in 2023, and a T4 finish at the 2016 Rio Olympics, Stacy already has one of the most prolific careers in LPGA history. Yet, she refuses to take her foot off the gas, and continues to work each day to improve her game and contend for championships each and every week.

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Lauren Stephenson

Lauren Stephenson truly embodies the “all-American” girl. She was one of the top-10 national recruits as she graduated high school in Lexington, SC, and earned the AJGA’s first-team Rolex All-American status. As a junior in high school, she won the AJGA Junior Girls Championship. She began her collegiate career at Clemson University, where she became the first Clemson female golfer to play in the NCAA Tournament. She was then named to the All-Region team after finishing fifth during the Shoal Creek Regional.

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Fatima Fernandez Cano

Fátima Fernández Cano grew up in Santiago, Spain near the country’s northwestern coast. Although golf resources were limited in the small town, Fati fell in love with the game when she was only four years old and earned her first win six years later at the 2005 Galicia Championships.

Fati came to the United States to play collegiate golf at Troy University and was shortly thereafter named the Sun Belt Conference Freshman of the Year. She later finished her junior year as the fifth-ranked player in the NCAA and was named the 2016 Sun Belt Conference Golfer of the Year. With countless opportunities, fierce support and a decorated college resume, Fati began to see herself with a future in professional golf for the first time.

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Brooke Matthews

Born and raised in Rogers, Arkansas, Brooke Matthews spent her childhood dreaming about one day attending the state school in her backyard. After being introduced to the game of golf at 12 years old, she quickly fell in love with the game and began entering junior golf tournaments to hone her skills. Her drive, natural athleticism, and impressive junior golf resume landed her on the University of Arkansas’ radar, and she joined their prestigious golf program in 2017.

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Sarah Schmelzel

Sarah Schmelzel is an Arizona native and played collegiate golf at the University of South Carolina. She earned her LPGA Tour card for 2019 via the Epson Tour. She has collected 8 top-20 LPGA Tour finishes over the past year.

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