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Fellow players appreciate, admire what Annika did

Updated: May 22, 2013, 9:48 AM ET
By Mechelle Voepel | espnW.com

Annika Sorenstam's decision to play in the PGA Tour's Colonial tournament in Fort Worth, Texas, a decade ago was predicated on how she thought it would help her own already-great game.

But, of course, she also knew she would be representing the LPGA and women's athletics in general -- both with how she played and how she handled the stress and the spotlight.

It was a television event, especially that first round on Thursday, May 22, 2003, and Sorenstam had never ...

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