Lydia Ko, Steven Alker, Ryan Fox make it big year for Kiwis


              Adam Svensson, of Canada, holds the winning trophy after the final round of the RSM Classic golf tournament, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022, in St. Simons Island, Ga. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
            
              FILE - yan Fox hits from the bunker on the ninth hole during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Southern Hills Country Club, Sunday, May 22, 2022, in Tulsa, Okla. Fox won twice on the European tour and contributed to a big year for New Zealand golf. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
            
              Steven Alker lifts the trophy after winning the Dominion Energy Charity Classic golf tournament at The Country Club of Virginia in Richmond, Va., Sunday, Oct. 23, 2022. (Alexa Welch Edlund/Richmond Times-Dispatch via AP)
            
              Lydia Ko, of New Zealand, poses with the Rolex Player of the Year trophy, left, the Vare trophy, center, and the LPGA CME Group Tour Championship trophy, right, after the final round of the LPGA CME Group Tour Championship golf tournament, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022, at the Tiburón Golf Club in Naples, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
            
              Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland is posing with the trophy for his fourth win of the DP World Tour season after finishing fourth in DP World Tour Championship in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/Martin Dokoupil)
Lydia Ko, Steven Alker, Ryan Fox make it big year for Kiwis