5'6''...Started playing golf at the age of 9...Credits her swing coach, Pedro Rossi, as the individual who influenced her career the most...Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt...Hobbies include dancing and scuba diving...Represents Titleist...Has her own Web site, www.mariajouribe.com...Has hew own foundation, FORE, which helps children aged 9-17 with after school programs to help develop life skills, www.fore.com.
2017 in a Nutshell
- 22 events, 11 cuts made, $110,296 (98)
- Recorded a season-best T11 finish at the Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic
- 27 events, 18 cuts made, $291,267 (63)
- Recorded three top-10 finishes including a season-best of T4 at the Cambia Portland Classic
- 27 events, 20 cuts made, $385,313 (56)
- Three top-10s including a career-best third-place finish
- Represented Colombia and won two gold medals, one individual and one team, at the 2015 Pan American Games in Ontario, Canada
- 26 events, 18 cuts made, $385,313 (43)
- Three top-10s in 2014
- Best finish on the money list of her five years on Tour
- 24 events, 17 cuts made, $197,839 (62)
- 1 top-10 finish, season-best tie for eighth at the ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open
- Recorded career-low 64 during the first round in Australia
- 19 events, 1 cuts made, $196,360 (60)
- One top-10 finish.
- Recorded season-best T7 at the LPGA LOTTE Championship Presented by J Golf.
- Won the unofficial HSBC Brasil Cup; tied for 29th at the Honda LPGA Thailand.
- Best finish was a 2nd at the HSBC LPGA Brasil Cup 2010, an unofficial LPGA event.
- Finished tied for seventh at the LPGA Tour Championship.
- Turned professional in July.
- Finished 12th at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament, where she earned Priority List Category 11 for the 2010 LPGA season.
- Best finish came at the ING New England Golf Classic, where she tied for15th.
- Finished tied for 50th at the MasterCard Classic Honoring Alejo Peralta Presented by Nextel and tied for eighth at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational Presented by Banamex and Corona Light.
- Finished tied for 58th at the Kraft Nabisco Championship.
- Uribe played collegiate golf at the UCLA, and was a two-time All-American First Team selection (2008, 2009), and won three events.
- In 2007, she won the U.S. Women's Amateur Championship.
- Started playing golf at the age of 9.
- Credits her swing coach, Pedro Rossi, as the individual who influenced her career the most.
- Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt.
- Hobbies include dancing and scuba diving...Represents Titleist.
- Has her own Web site, www.mariajouribe.com.
- Has her own foundation, FORE, which helps children aged 9-17 with after school programs to help develop life skills, www.fore.com.