Who's who: Brandie Burton

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Who's who: Brandie Burton

  • Name:

    Brandie A. Burton
  • Country:

    USA
  • Born:

    Jan 8, 1972 in San Bernardino, California.
  • Original/Home Club:

    Arrowhead CC, San Bernardino, CA.
  • Occupation:

    Professional golfer; softball coach.
  • Turned Pro:

    1990

Roll of Honour

MAJORS (2): du Maurier Classic (1993, '98). Solheim Cup player (1992, '94, '96, '98, 2000). Curtis Cup player (1990). Total LPGA Tour wins (5).

Did you know?

Former LPGA Tour player, who played her last full season on the Tour in 2010.

Top tournaments won by Brandie Burton

1998
Majors
Essex G&CC, Can
270 (-18)
$180,000
du Maurier

Category

Majors

Winner (holder)

Burton, Brandie

Venue

Essex G&CC, Can

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

$180,000

Title sponsor

du Maurier

Played as the du Maurier Classic (Jul 30-Aug 2). Second-placed Annika Sörenstam (Swe) finished 1 shot behind Brandie Burton (USA), who recorded her second win in this event. This was also her second major championship victory, and last of her five LPGA Tour wins. [Essex G&CC, LaSalle, Windsor, Ontario].

1993
America
Highland Meadows
201 (-12)
$75,000
Jamie Farr

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Burton, Brandie

Venue

Highland Meadows

Score

201 (-12)

Prize money

$75,000

Title sponsor

Jamie Farr

Played as the Jamie Farr Toledo Classic (July 2-4). Second-placed Hollis Stacy (USA) finished 1 shot behind Brandie Burton (USA), who recorded her second LPGA Tour win. [Highland Meadows GC, Sylvania, nr Toledo, Ohio].

1993
America
Meridian Valley CC
274 (-14)
$67,500
Safeco

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Burton, Brandie

Venue

Meridian Valley CC

Score

274 (-14)

Prize money

$67,500

Title sponsor

Safeco

Played as the Safeco Classic. Second-placed Rosie Jones (USA) finished 1 shot behind Burton (USA). [Meridian Valley CC, Kent, nr Seattle, WA].

1993
Majors
277 (-11)
$120,000
du Maurier

Category

Majors

Winner (holder)

Burton, Brandie

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$120,000

Title sponsor

du Maurier

Played as the du Maurier Classic (Jul 30-Aug 2). Brandie Burton (USA) beat Betsy King (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole, to record the first of her two major championship wins. [London H&CC, London, Ontario].

1992
America
277 (-11)
$60,000
PING/Welch's

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Burton, Brandie

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$60,000

Title sponsor

PING/Welch's

Played as the PING/Welch's Championship. Second-placed Dale Eggeling (USA) and Beth Daniel (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time LPGA Tour winner Burton (USA). [North course, Randolph GC, Tucson, AZ].

1991
Awards
x
$176,412
LPGA Tr

Category

Awards

Winner (holder)

Burton, Brandie

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

$176,412

Title sponsor

LPGA Tr

Burton (USA) won the LPGA Tour 1991 Louise Suggs Rookie of the Year Award as the leading first-season player. Award based on a points accumulation for finishes in Tour events. Burton finished 22nd on the LPGA money list, with earnings of $176,412.

Category

Amateur

Winner (holder)

Burton, Brandie

Score

1 hole

Prize money

amateur

Title sponsor

USGA

Played as the U.S. Girls' Junior Championship. Burton (USA) beat Camie Hoshino (USA) by 1 hole in the final. [Pine Needles Lodge & GC, Southern Pines, NC].

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