Takefuji Classic
Takefuji Classic
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Preivew of this years tournament
News and report from the 1st round
Scores from the 1st round
News and report from the 2nd round
Scores from the 2nd round
News and report from the 3rd round
Scores from the 3rd round
Golf Today report of last years event

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 Dates: Thursday, February 8th through Saturday, February 10th
 Site: Kona Surf Resort & Country Club (Ocean Course), Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
 Course Architect: William F. Bell (1967)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,257
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 340 Yds       10 - Par 4 315 Yds
               2 - Par 5 486 Yds       11 - Par 5 498 Yds
               3 - Par 3 172 Yds       12 - Par 3 162 Yds
               4 - Par 4 407 Yds       13 - Par 4 414 Yds
               5 - Par 3 160 Yds       14 - Par 4 385 Yds
               6 - Par 5 490 Yds       15 - Par 4 375 Yds
               7 - Par 4 353 Yds       16 - Par 4 340 Yds
               8 - Par 4 390 Yds       17 - Par 3 138 Yds
               9 - Par 4 375 Yds       18 - Par 5 457 Yds
                   -------------            -------------
                    36 3,173 Yds             36 3,084 Yds
 
 Annual: 2nd
 Defending Champion: Karrie Webb
 Runner-up: Annika Sorenstam
 Tournament Record: 207 (Karrie Webb, Annika Sorenstam, 2000)
 36-Hole Record: 136 (Annika Sorenstam, 2000)
 Course Record: 67 (Sally Dee, Sherri Turner, Sherri Steinhauer, 2000)
 Total Purse: $850,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $127,500; 2nd Place - 79,129; 3rd Place - 57,742
 
                             2000 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Karrie Webb *          207               Sherri Steinhauer       211
 Annika Sorenstam       207               Grace Park              212
 Janice Moodie          208               Dana Dormann            212
 Sally Dee              210               Marisa Baena            212
 Sherri Turner          211               Four players at         213
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
         Past LPGA Takefuji Classic Winners and Runners-Up
         -------------------------------------------------
 
 2000 -- *Karrie Webb (207) -- Annika Sorenstam
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Karrie Webb        - Defending champion, two-time runner-up this year
 Helen Alfredsson   - 43rd on money list with 3 cuts made but no top-10's
 Brandie Burton     - Has registered a pair of top-10 finishes in two events
 Sophie Gustafson   - Won tournament in Naples, 2nd on money list
 Pat Hurst          - Has failed to crack top-10 in 3 events, 28th in money
 Lorie Kane         - 8th on money list with a pair of top-10 finishes
 Betsy King         - Four-time winner in the state of Hawaii
 Carin Koch         - Finished 2nd at YourLife Vitamins at season-opening event
 Grace Park         - Won Office Depot two weeks ago for second career win
 Kelly Robbins      - 23rd on money list, 1 top-10, can dominate with her length
 Annika Sorenstam   - Lost in a playoff last yr, playing in first event of 2001
 Sherri Steinhauer  - Off to a slow start this season missing 1 cut in 3 events
 

 

 

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