Marlene Bauer Hagge, a legendary figure in women's golf, passed away at the age of 98.

She was one of the thirteen founders of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) in 1950.

Hagge started playing golf at the age of 10 and won her first professional tournament at the age of 18.

She was a trailblazer for women's golf and inspired many young women to pursue careers in the sport.

Hagge was known for her aggressive playing style and her ability to make difficult shots.

She won a total of 26 LPGA tournaments and was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2002.

Hagge continued to play golf well into her 80s and was an advocate for the sport throughout her life.

She was a mentor to many young players and was known for her generosity and kindness.

Hagge's legacy in women's golf will continue to inspire future generations of players.

Her contributions to the sport will be remembered as a significant part of its history.