1993 LPGA Championship

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1993 LPGA Championship
Tournament information
DatesJune 10–13, 1993
LocationBethesda, Maryland
Course(s)Bethesda Country Club
Tour(s)LPGA Tour
FormatStroke play - 72 holes
Statistics
Par71
Length6,261 yards (5,725 m)[1]
Cut145 (+3)
Prize fund$1.0 million
Winner's share$150,000
Champion
United States Patty Sheehan
275 (−9)
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Bethesda  is located in the United States
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Location in the United States
Bethesda  is located in Maryland
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Location in Maryland

The 1993 LPGA Championship was the 39th LPGA Championship, played June 10–13 at Bethesda Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland, a suburb northwest of Washington, D.C.

Patty Sheehan won the fourth of her six major titles, one stroke ahead of runner-up Lauri Merten,[2] she trailed by two strokes after entering the final round,[3] and it was her third and final win at the LPGA Championship, with previous victories in 1983 and 1984.[2]

This was the last of four consecutive LPGA Championships at Bethesda Country Club.

Past champions in the field[edit]

Made the cut[edit]

Player Country Year(s) won R1 R2 R3 R4 Total To par Finish
Patty Sheehan  United States 1983, 1984 68 68 70 29 275 −9 1
Betsy King  United States 1992 72 66 72 69 279 −5 T4
Jan Stephenson  Australia 1982 69 69 73 70 281 −3 T11
Beth Daniel  United States 1990 74 67 70 71 282 −2 T17
Jane Geddes  United States 1987 76 68 68 70 282 −2 T17
Nancy Lopez  United States 1978, 1985, 1989 68 73 72 70 283 −1 T25
Meg Mallon  United States 1991 71 70 73 73 287 +3 T45
Sally Little  South Africa 1980 74 70 72 73 289 +5 T53

Source:[1][2][4]

Missed the cut[edit]

Player Country Year won R1 R2 Total To par
Pat Bradley  United States 1986 74 73 147 +5
Sherri Turner  United States 1988 76 71 147 +5

Source:[4][5]

Final leaderboard[edit]

Sunday, June 13, 1993

Place Player Country Score To par Money ($)
1 Patty Sheehan  United States 68-68-70-69=275 −9 150,000
2 Lauri Merten  United States 73-70-66-67=276 −8 93,093
3 Barb Bunkowsky  United States 68-70-69-70=277 −7 67,933
T4 Tammie Green  United States 71-69-69-70=279 −5 40,130
Betsy King  United States 72-66-72-69=279
Michelle McGann  United States 73-68-68-70=279
Patti Rizzo  United States 72-69-67-71=279
T8 Trish Johnson  United States 68-73-69-70=280 −4 23,651
Cathy Johnston-Forbes  United States 68-68-70-74=280
Nancy Scranton  United States 74-68-72-66=280

Source:[1][2][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "LPGA Championship". Wilmington Morning Star. (North Carolina). June 14, 1993. p. 8B.
  2. ^ a b c d Ginsburg, David (June 14, 1993). "Sheehan wins 3rd LPGA". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). Associated PRess. p. 1B.
  3. ^ Shapiro, Leonard (June 13, 1993). "Unheralded pro jumps to top of LPGA chart". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). (Washington Post). p. 1E.
  4. ^ a b c "KPMG Women's PGA Championship (LPGA Championship)". LPGA. 1993. Retrieved April 11, 2018.
  5. ^ "Rarick is the leader at LPGA". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). Associated Press. June 12, 1993. p. 1D.

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