Who's who: Dorothy Delasin

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Who's who: Dorothy Delasin

  • Name:

    Dorothy Delasin
  • Country:

    USA
  • Born:

    Aug 26, 1980 in Lubbock, Texas.
  • Original/Home Club:

  • Occupation:

    Professional golfer
  • Turned Pro:

    1999

Roll of Honour

US Women's Amateur champion (1999). Multiple winner on the LPGA Tour. US LPGA Rookie of the Year (2000).

Did you know?

At age 19, playing in her LPGA Tour rookie season, Delasin became the Tour's youngest winner in 25 years. She beat Pat Hurst in a playoff to claim the Giant Eagle LPGA Classic. Not content with setting that milestone, she successfully defended the title in 2001.

Top tournaments won by Dorothy Delasin

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Delasin, Dorothy

Score

280 (-8)

Prize money

$122,000

Title sponsor

Mobile

Played as the Mobile LPGA Tournament of Champions. Delasin (USA) beat Hee-Won Han (S Kor) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [Crossings course, RTJ Golf Trail at Magnolia Grove, Mobile, AL].

2001
America
Hiddenbrooke GC
277 (-11)
$157,000
Samsung

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Delasin, Dorothy

Venue

Hiddenbrooke GC

Score

277 (-11)

Prize money

$157,000

Title sponsor

Samsung

Played as the Samsung World Championship (Oct 4-7). Second-placed Karrie Webb (Aus) and Se Ri Pak (S Kor) finished 4 shots behind Delasin (USA). [Hiddenbrooke GC, Vallejo, California].

2001
America
Squaw Creek, OH
203 (-13)
$150,000
Giant Eagle

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Delasin, Dorothy

Venue

Squaw Creek, OH

Score

203 (-13)

Prize money

$150,000

Title sponsor

Giant Eagle

Played as the Giant Eagle LPGA Classic (July 27-29). Second-placed Tammie Green (USA) finished 1 shot behind defending champion Delasin (USA). [Squaw Creek CC, Vienna, Ohio].

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Delasin, Dorothy

Score

205 (-11)

Prize money

$150,000

Title sponsor

Giant Eagle

Played as the Giant Eagle LPGA Classic (July 28-30). First-time LPGA Tour winner Delasin (USA) beat Pat Hurst (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole. [Avalon Lakes course, Avalon G&CC, Warren, Ohio; at the time known as Avalon Lakes CC].

2000
Awards
x
$339,112
LPGA Tr

Category

Awards

Winner (holder)

Delasin, Dorothy

Venue

Score

x

Prize money

$339,112

Title sponsor

LPGA Tr

Delasin (USA) won the LPGA Tour 2000 Louise Suggs Rookie of the Year Award as the leading first-season player. Award based on a points accumulation for finishes in Tour events. Delasin finished 25th on the LPGA money list, with earnings of $339,112.

1999
Amateur
Biltmore Forest
4 & 3
n/a
USGA

Category

Amateur

Winner (holder)

Delasin, Dorothy

Venue

Biltmore Forest

Score

4 & 3

Prize money

n/a

Title sponsor

USGA

The US Women's Amateur Championship (99th). Delasin (USA) beat Jimin Kang (USA) 4 and 3 in the final. [Biltmore Forest CC, Asheville, NC].

1996
Amateur
Westward Ho, SD
5 & 4
amateur
USGA

Category

Amateur

Winner (holder)

Delasin, Dorothy

Venue

Westward Ho, SD

Score

5 & 4

Prize money

amateur

Title sponsor

USGA

Played as the U.S. Girls' Junior Championship. Delasin (USA) beat Grace Park (S Kor) 5 and 4 in the final. [Westward Ho CC, Sioux Falls, South Dakota; now called the CC of Sioux Falls].

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