Former Panther golfer Jordan Hardy qualifies for Navistar LPGA Classic

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Former Panther golfer Jordan Hardy, a 2009 Birmingham-Southern graduate, has qualified for the 2009 Navistar Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Classic, to be played Wednesday, Sept. 30, through Sunday, Oct. 4, at the Robert Trent Jones Trail at Capitol Hill in Prattville, Ala.

Hardy, a four-year standout at BSC, recently won the Alabama Amateur State Championship. The native of Sylacauga, Ala., helped lead the BSC women’s golf team to one of its most successful seasons in program history in 2008-09, as the Panthers collected five tournament wins. Hardy collected three individual tournament wins at the ASU Invitational, the West Georgia Invitational, and the BSC Tri-Match, leading the team to first-place finishes in those tournaments as well. She also played a pivotal role in the Panther’s other team wins at the Rhodes College Invitational and the Stonebridge Invitational.

Hardy was named a 2009 Birmingham-Southern Co-Female Athlete of the Year.