Gerina Piller: Pictures, bio, swing, what's in the bag
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Gerina Piller: Pictures, bio, swing, what’s in the bag


Gerina Piller (formerly Gerina Mendoza) has gone from "Big Break" contestant on Golf Channel to Solheim Cup hero in the space of a few short years.

The 30-year-old New Mexico native, married now to fellow pro Martin Piller, enjoyed her best LPGA season in 2015, earning almost $750,000 and finishing second twice. She also saved the American Solheim Cup comeback in September with a clutch putt in her Sunday singles match.

Piller seems set to break through for a first LPGA win in 2016.

See pictures of LPGA player and Solheim Cup heroin Gerina Piller.

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