THE MODERATOR: We'd like to welcome Sandra Gal. Nice round. 4 under par. One shot off the lead. You're no stranger to the leads this year. You won at the Kia Classic, first ever win this season. You've been playing quite well. What's going right for you?


Shin and Gal have already spent significant time locked in the heat of battle against each other in 2011.


Germany’s Sandra Gal got game. She proved it with her first win, which came in late March at the Kia Classic. Gal’s was an exciting win over Jiyai Shin, world number two, with a closing birdie on the 18th hole to win by a shot.


Germany’s Sandra Gal birdied five of the final eight holes for a 5-under-par 67 and a one stroke lead after the second round at the Avnet LPGA Classic on Friday.


Mobile, Alabama – Sandra Gal was looking for a trigger to her round Friday in the Avnet LPGA Classic, and found it....


Sandra Gal took the lead of the Avnet LPGA Classic after birdies on the final eight holes in the second round in Alabama


Mobile, Ala. (AP) – Sandra Gal birdied five of the final eight holes Friday for a 5-under 67 and a one stroke lead over Amy Yang in the Avnet LPGA Classic, the tour’s only event in a six-week stretch.


Gal, who won the Kia Classic, last month in California for her first LPGA Tour title, had a 7-under 137 total on The Crossings course at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trails Magnolia Grove complex


Kia Classic winner is eligible for European team can reveal that Germany's Sandra Gal, the highly impressive winner of the LPGA Tour's Kia Classic last month, is now eligible for the European Solheim Cup team in September.


What a Gal: After becoming a Rolex First-Time Winner during last week’s Kia Classic, Sandra Gal continued her strong play in the first round of the Kraft Nabisco Championship on Thursday. Gal’s opening-round 67 put her in a tie for second with Mika Miyazato. Gal, who moved up 56 spots in the in the Rolex Rankings following her win at the Kia Classic last week, has now shot eight consecutive rounds under-par dating back to the first round of the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup earlier this month.


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