15 Things You Didn't Know About Megan Khang

Get to know LPGA Tour winner, Megan Khang, a little bit better with these 15 facts

Megan Khang hits an iron shot and watches the ball flight
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Megan Khang is one of the most recognized names in the women's game, with the American making multiple appearances in the Solheim Cup, as well as picking up an LPGA Tour title and a number of excellent finishes. Below, we get to know the American a little bit better...

Megan Khang holds the 2023 CPKC Women's Open

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15 Things You Didn't Know About Megan Khang

1. Megan Khang was born 23rd October 1997 in Brockton, Massachusetts

2. She started playing golf at the age 5

3. At the age of 14, She qualified for the 2012 US Women's Open

4. A year later, at the 2015 Junior Solheim Cup, she was the only player to go 5-0

5. Khang credits her dad as having the most influence on her career

Megan Khang raises her fist in the air after holing the winning putt on the 18th hole

Khang was the US' star player in the 2023 Solheim Cup, with the American picking up 3.5 points from a possible 4

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6. In 2015, she earned LPGA membership for the 2016 season

7. In her debut season on the LPGA Tour she made 17 cuts in 28 events, including a couple of top-10 finishes

8. Her hobbies include snowboarding, fishing, American football and baseball. Khang is a follower of the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots

9. During the 2017 season, Khang made the most starts of any player on Tour (32).

10. In 2019, following a season that included seven top 10 finishes, Khang earned a spot on the US Solheim Cup team. She would register two draws and one loss

11. Khang is good friends with Hollywood actress, Kathryn Newton, and even competed against her in events growing up

12. Khang is known for her consistency and, during 2018 - 2023, she missed just 20 cuts in 132 starts

13. Khang is sponsored by PXG, Mutual of Omaha, RSM and UKG. Since turning professional, Khang has used a full PXG bag

14. In her 191st LPGA Tour start, Khang claimed her maiden LPGA Tour title. Despite carding a final round 74 at the CPKC Women's Open, the American was able to defeat Jin Young Ko with a par on the first extra hole

15. A popular figure on the LPGA Tour circuit, Khang is good friends with Nelly Korda. At the 2024 LPGA Drive On Championship, Khang stayed at Korda's house, with the duo paired together in the final round


As of January 2024, Khang has picked up $5.7 million in career earnings on the LPGA Tour, with the American amassing over 35 top 10s. 


Megan Khang is 5'1" tall.


According to the LPGA Tour, Khang's average driving distance in 2023 stood at 255.59 yards (ranked 90). This is around 25 yards less than the Tour's leading average of 281.75 yards

Matt Cradock
Staff Writer

Matt joined Golf Monthly in February 2021 covering weekend news, before also transitioning to equipment and testing. After freelancing for Golf Monthly and The PGA for 18 months, he was offered a full-time position at the company in October 2022 and continues to cover weekend news and social media, as well as help look after Golf Monthly’s many buyers’ guides and equipment reviews.

Taking up the game when he was just seven years of age, Matt made it into his county squad just a year later and continues to play the game at a high standard, with a handicap of around 2-4. To date, his best round came in 2016, where he shot a six-under-par 66 having been seven-under through nine holes. He currently plays at Witney Lakes in Oxfordshire and his favourite player is Rory McIlroy, despite nearly being struck by his second shot at the 17th during the 2015 BMW PGA Championship.

Matt’s current What’s In The Bag?

Driver: Honma TW747, 8.75°

Fairway Wood: TaylorMade Rocketballz Stage 2, 15°, 19°

Hybrid: Adams Super Hybrid, 22°

Irons: Mizuno MP54, 5-PW

Wedges: Cleveland 588 RTX 2.0 Tour Satin, 50°, 56°, 60°

Putter: Cleveland TFI 2135 Satin Cero

Ball: Titleist Pro V1x