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LPGA Golfer's Death Ruled a Suicide

8/24/2010 4:42 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

The death of LPGA star Erica Blasberg has officially been ruled as a suicide ... this according to the Clark County Coroner's Office.

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According to the coroner, 25-year-old Blasberg was found dead with a plastic bag over her head at her Henderson, Nevada home back on May 9.

Officials ruled that Blasberg's death was caused by asphyxiation -- but the coroner notes that she also had toxic levels of prescription medication in her system ... including headache, cough, pain and anti-anxiety meds.

The Henderson Police Department concluded there was no foul play involved in her death.

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