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Tournament results: Boston Five Classic

Results for the Boston Five Classic are shown in the table below, which includes details of the respective winners, their scores and prize money, relevant venues and title sponsors.
1981
America
Ferncroft CC
276 (-12)
$22,500
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Caponi, Donna

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$22,500

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Jan Stephenson (Aus) finished 6 shots behind Caponi (USA), who recorded the last of her 24 LPGA Tour wins. [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1980
America
Eggeling, Dale
Ferncroft CC
276 (-12)
$22,500
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Eggeling, Dale

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$22,500

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the inaugural Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Amy Alcott (USA) finished 3 shots behind first-time LPGA Tour winner Dale Lundquist (USA, who became Dale Eggeling after marrying in 1988). [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1982
America
Ferncroft CC
281 (-7)
$26,250
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Palmer, Sandra

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

$26,250

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Terri Luckhurst (USA, née Moody) finished 1 shot behind Palmer (USA). [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1983
America
Rizzo, Patti
Ferncroft CC
277 (-11)
$26,250
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rizzo, Patti

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$26,250

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Jane Lock (Aus) finished 2 shots behind first-time LPGA Tour winner Rizzo (USA). [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1985
America
Dickinson, Judy
Ferncroft CC
280 (-8)
$33,750
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Dickinson, Judy

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

280 (-8)

Prize money

$33,750

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Donna Caponi (USA) and Jane Geddes (USA) finished 3 shots behind first-time LPGA Tour winner Judy Clark (USA). Later in 1985 Clark married PGA Tour golfer Gardner Dickinson. [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1984
America
Rinker, Laurie
Ferncroft CC
286 (-2)
$33,750
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Rinker, Laurie

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

286 (-2)

Prize money

$33,750

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Jackie Bertsch (USA) and Ayako Okamoto (Jpn) finished 3 shots behind first-time LPGA Tour winner Rinker (USA). [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1986
America
Ferncroft CC
281 (-7)
$41,250
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Geddes, Jane

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

$41,250

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Deb Richard (USA) finished 1 shot behind Geddes (USA), who recorded her second LPGA Tour win. [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1988
America
Ferncroft CC
274 (-14)
$45,000
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Walker, Colleen

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

$45,000

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Patty Sheehan (USA), Jane Geddes (USA), Jan Stephenson (Aus) and Kathryn Young-Robyn (USA) finished 8 shots behind Walker (USA). [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1987
America
Ferncroft CC
277 (-11)
$45,000
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Geddes, Jane

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$45,000

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Jody Rosenthal (USA) and Donna White (USA) finished 1 shot behind defending champion Geddes (USA). [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1989
America
Ferncroft CC
272 (-16)
$52,500
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Alcott, Amy

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

272 (-16)

Prize money

$52,500

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Cathy Marino (USA) finished 3 shots behind Alcott (USA). [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1990
America
Mucha, Barb
Ferncroft CC
277 (-11)
$52,500
Boston Five

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Mucha, Barb

Venue

Ferncroft CC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$52,500

Title sponsor

Boston Five

Played as the Boston Five Classic. First-time LPGA Tour winner Mucha (USA) beat Lenore Rittenhouse (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].

1991
America
Blue Hill CC, MA
275 (-13)
$60,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Inkster, Juli

Venue

Blue Hill CC, MA

Score

275 (-13)

Prize money

$60,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the LPGA Bay State Classic. Second-placed Caroline Keggi (USA) finished 1 shot behind Inkster (USA). [Blue Hill CC, Canton, nr Boston, MA].

1992
America
Blue Hill CC, MA
278 (-10)
$63,750
Welch's

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Pepper, Dottie

Venue

Blue Hill CC, MA

Score

278 (-10)

Prize money

$63,750

Title sponsor

Welch's

Played as Welch's Classic. Second-placed Stephanie Farwig (USA) finished 3 shots behind Dottie Mochrie (USA, née Pepper). [Blue Hill CC, Canton, nr Boston, MA].

1993
America
Berteotti, Missie
Blue Hill CC, MA
276 (-12)
$67,500
PING/Welch's

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Berteotti, Missie

Venue

Blue Hill CC, MA

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$67,500

Title sponsor

PING/Welch's

Played as the PING/Welch's Championship. Berteotti (USA) beat defending champion Dottie Mochrie (USA, née Pepper) with a birdie at the fifth playoff hole, to claim her first (and only) LPGA Tour win. [Blue Hill CC, Canton, nr Boston, MA].

1994
America
Blue Hill CC, MA
274 (-14)
$67,500
PING/Welch's

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Alfredsson, Helen

Venue

Blue Hill CC, MA

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

$67,500

Title sponsor

PING/Welch's

Played as the PING/Welch's Championship. Second-placed Pat Bradley (USA) and Juli Inkster (USA) finished 4 shots behind Alfredsson (Swe). [Blue Hill CC, Canton, nr Boston, MA].

1995
America
Blue Hill CC, MA
271 (-17)
$67,500
PING/Welch's

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Daniel, Beth

Venue

Blue Hill CC, MA

Score

271 (-17)

Prize money

$67,500

Title sponsor

PING/Welch's

Played as the PING/Welch's Championship (Aug 10-13). Second-placed Colleen Walker (USA) and Meg Mallon (USA) finished 3 shots behind Daniel (USA). [Blue Hill CC, Canton, nr Boston, MA].

1996
America
Blue Hill CC, MA
273 (-15)
$75,000
PING/Welch's

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Klein, Emilee

Venue

Blue Hill CC, MA

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$75,000

Title sponsor

PING/Welch's

Played as the PING/Welch's Championship (Aug 8-11). Second-placed Karrie Webb (Aus) finished 2 shots behind first-time LPGA Tour winner Klein (USA). [Blue Hill CC, Canton, nr Boston, MA].

1997
America
Blue Hill CC, MA
276 (-12)
$82,500
Welch's

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Neumann, Liselotte

Venue

Blue Hill CC, MA

Score

276 (-12)

Prize money

$82,500

Title sponsor

Welch's

Played as the Welch's Championship (Sept 18-21). Second-placed Nancy Harvey (Can) finished 3 shots behind Neumann (Swe). [Blue Hill CC, Canton, nr Boston, MA].

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