Top-ranked LPGA player from 2007 to 2010. She won the 2007 British Open and the 2008 Kraft Nabisco Championship.
She won her first state event at age six, one year after picking up the game.
She was the first Mexican golfer to win major LPGA tournaments.
She married Andres Conesa in 2009 and she has a son named Pedro. Her brother Alejandro Ochoa became her manager.
Mexican president Vincente Fox awarded her with the country's National Sports Award.