State Farm 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
News and report from the 4th round
Scores from the 4th round
Golf Today report of last years event
 
 
 

 

 Dates: Thursday, August 29th through Sunday, September 1st
 Site: The Rail Golf Club, Springfield, Illinois
 Course Architect: Robert Trent Jones (1969 & 1974)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,558
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 366 Yds   10 - Par 4 367 Yds
               2 - Par 4 391 Yds   11 - Par 3 179 Yds
               3 - Par 4 404 Yds   12 - Par 5 523 Yds
               4 - Par 5 511 Yds   13 - Par 4 380 Yds
               5 - Par 3 135 Yds   14 - Par 4 414 Yds
               6 - Par 4 378 Yds   15 - Par 5 505 Yds
               7 - Par 3 185 Yds   16 - Par 3 163 Yds
               8 - Par 5 531 Yds   17 - Par 4 355 Yds
               9 - Par 4 385 Yds   18 - Par 4 386 Yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    36 3,286 Yds         36 3,272 Yds
 
 Annual: 27th
 Defending Champion: Kate Golden
 Runner-Up: Annika Sorenstam
 Tournament Record: 267 (Kate Golden, 2001)
 54-Hole Record: 197 (Pat Bradley, 1991)
 36-Hole Record: 131 (Laura Davies, 1994; Annika Sorenstam, 2001)
 Course Record: 62 (Laura Davies, 1991; Kathryn Marshall, 1997)
 Total Purse: $1,100,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $165,000; 2nd Place - 100,457; 3rd Place - 72,875
 
                             2001 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score             Player                 Score
 ------                -----             ------                 -----
 Kate Golden            267              Wendy Ward              274
 Annika Sorenstam       268              Tracy Hanson            274
 Moira Dunn             271              Patricia Meunier-Lebouc 274
 Emilee Klein           272              Jill McGill             275
 Laura Diaz             273              Tina Fischer            275
                                         Jean Bartholomew        275
 
                         Past State Farm Classic Winners
                         -------------------------------
 
 Year  Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
 ----  ----------------------------
 2001  Kate Golden (267) -- Annika Sorenstam
 2000  Laurel Kean (198) -- Mi Hyun Kim, Dina Ammaccapane
 1999  Mi Hyun Kim (204) -- Pearl Sinn, Janice Moodie
 1998  Pearl Sinn (200) -- Michele Redman
 1997  *Cindy Figg-Currier (200) -- Kris Tschetter, Lorie Kane
 1996  *Michelle McGann (202) -- Laura Davies, Barb Whitehead
 1995  *Mary Beth Zimmerman (206) -- Emilee Klein
 1994  Barb Mucha (203) -- Kim Shipman
 1993  *Helen Dobson (203) -- Dottie Pepper
 1992  *Nancy Lopez (199) -- Laura Davies
 1991  Pat Bradley (197) -- Danielle Ammaccapane
 1990  Beth Daniel (203) -- Susan Sanders
 1989  Beth Daniel (203) -- Betsy King, Alice Ritzman
 1988  Betsy King (207) -- Margaret Ward
 1987  Rosie Jones (208) -- Nancy Lopez
 1986  *Betsy King (205) --Alice Ritzman, Cathy Kratzert
 1985  Betsy King (205) -- Janet Anderson
 1984  Cindy Hill (207) -- Jane Crafter, Lori Garbacz, Betsy King
 1983  *Lauri Peterson (210) -- Judy Ellis
 1982  JoAnne Carner (205) -- Susie McAllister
 1981  JoAnne Carner (205) -- Kyle O'Brien
 1980  Nancy Lopez (275) -- JoAnne Carner
 1979  Jo Ann Washam (275) -- Silvia Bertolaccini
 1978  Pat Bradley (276) -- Sharon Miller
 1977  Hollis Stacy (271) -- Betty Burfeindt
 1976  *Sandra Palmer (213) -- JoAnne Carner, Mary Lou Crocker, Michelle Walker
 
 * - Won in Playoff.
 

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