Lawrence named to Big Break cast
April 2, 2013
Former Commodore Liebelei Lawrence has been named to the cast of the latest Golf Channel Big Break series, 'Big Break Mexico', it was announced Tuesday by the Golf Channel. Lawrence, from Luxembourg, lettered for Vanderbilt from 2005-2008.
Lawrence becomes the second Vanderbilt women's golfer to compete in Big Break - Chris Brady, who was a teammate of Lawrence and played from 2004-07, participated in the Big Break Sandals Resort in the spring of 2010.
Here's more information from Golfchannel.com:
Liebelei Lawrence (29, Nideranven, Luxembourg / Nashville, Tenn.): The first female from Luxembourg to compete on the Ladies European Tour (2011 and 2012), Lawrence credits her renewed passion for golf as a result of being cast on the show. She lost her status on the LET after the 2012 season and battled back injuries the entire season, causing her to consider hanging up her professional career.
The Big Break franchise features 12 professionals ready to pursue their dreams of playing on either the LPGA or the PGA Tour. “Big Break Mexico” premieres May 13 at 9 p.m. ET.
Filmed at Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf and Spa Resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico, “Big Break Mexico” will feature a cast of six men and six women competing in a mixed-team format. They will compete in various golf-related skills challenges, with an exemption to compete either on the LPGA at the 2013 Lorena Ochoa Invitational or on the PGA Tour at the 2013 OHL Classic at Mayakoba, cash and other prizes.
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