2-time City Champ Looking To Make LPGA Tour On 'Big Break'

O'Brien Among Hopefuls On Golf Channel Reality Show

By Eric Dutkiewicz - NBC33

January 31, 2014 Updated Jan 31, 2014 at 6:47 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (21Alive) - A Fort Wayne professional golfer has been selected to take part in a Golf Channel reality show in February.

Kristi O'Brien is a contestant on Big Break Florida, featuring an all-woman cast looking to make it on the LPGA Tour.

O'Brien, 23, now living in Fishers, Ind., was the 2011 Indiana Player of the Year, a two-time women's city golf champion and standout at Bishop Luers High School. She survived a terrible car crash in 2009, and is using the opportunity as a second chance on life.

Kristi O'Brien Big Break Florida Meet The Contestants Video

The 12 women competing will have an opportunity to win more than $175,000 in cash and prizes. The series premieres Mon., Feb 24 at 9pm on Golf Channel.




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