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Name: - Rachel Hetherington
Country: - Australia
Born : - Apr 23, 1972
Original Home/Club: - Port Macquarie, Australia
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 1997
Sponsor / Attachment: - Callaway Golf; Titania Golf Apparel

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Multiple winner on the US LPGA, Ladies' European and international tours (see Tournaments listing below).


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International golfer who plays mainly on the US Tour. Competed under the name of Rachel Teske from 2001 until 2004.


Top tournaments won by Rachel Hetherington

2003Wmn AmericaGiant Eagle LPGA ClassicSquaw Creek CC204 (-12)$150,000
Played as the Giant Eagle LPGA Classic (June 13-15). Rachel Teske (Aus, née Hetherington) beat Lorie Kane (Can), Jennifer Rosales (Phil) and Annika Sörenstam (Swe) with a birdie at the third playoff hole. [Squaw Creek CC, Vienna, Ohio].
2003Wmn AmericaWegmans LPGALocust Hill CC277 (-11)$180,000
Played as Wegmans Rochester LPGA (June 19-22). Second-placed Lorena Ochoa (Mex) finished 4 shots behind Hetherington (Aus). [Locust Hill CC, Pittsford, Rochester, NY].
2002Wmn AmericaMarathon ClassicHighland Meadows270 (-14)$150,000
Played as the Jamie Farr Kroger Classic presented by ALLTEL (July 11-14). Second-placed Beth Bauer (USA) finished 2 shots behind Rachel Teske (Aus; née Hetherington). [Highland Meadows GC, Sylvania, nr Toledo, Ohio].
2002Wmn AmericaPhoenix LPGA IntlMoon Valley CC281 (-7)$150,000
Played as the PING Banner Health Championship (March 14-17). Rachel Teske (Aus, née Hetherington) beat Annika Sörenstam (Swe) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. [Moon Valley CC, Phoenix, Arizona].
2001Wmn EuropeEvian Ch'shipEvian Resort273 (-15)US$315,000
Played as the Evian Masters (June 13-16; LET/LPGA Trs event; recognised as a major ch'ship by the LET, but not by the LPGA Tour). Second-placed Maria Hjorth (Swe) finished 1 shot behind Rachel Teske (Aus; née Hetherington). [Evian Masters GC, Evian-les-Bains, France].
1999Wmn AmericaChick-fil-A Ch'shipEagle's Landing CC204 (-12)$120,000
Played as the Chick-fil-A Charity Championship (April 23-25). Hetherington (Aus) beat Lorie Kane (Can) with a birdie at the first playoff hole, to record her second LPGA Tour win. [Eagle's Landing CC, Stockbridge, nr Atlanta, GA].
1999Wmn AmericaOffice Depot Ch'shipWachesaw East137 (-7)$101,250
Played as the City of Hope Myrtle Beach Classic (April 30-May 2). Second-placed Leta Lindley (USA), Helen Alfredsson (Swe) and Karrie Webb (Aus) finished 1 shot behind Hetherington (Aus), who claimed back-to-back LPGA Tour wins. Reduced to 36 holes due to rain. [Wachesaw Plantn East GC, Murrells Inlet, nr Myrtle Beach, SC].
1998Wmn AmericaBetsy King ClassicBerkleigh CC274 (-14)$97,500
Played as the First Union Betsy King Classic (Sept 24-27). Hetherington (Aus) beat defending champion Annika Sörenstam (Swe) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [Berkleigh GC, Kutztown, Pennsylvania; at the time Berkleigh CC].
1995Wmn EuropeLadies German OpenTreudelberg GC275 (-17)£11,250
Played as the Maredo Ladies German Open (Sept 21-24; last played in 1991). Second-placed Caroline Hall (Eng) finished 2 shots behind Hetherington (Aus), who recorded her first win on the Women's Professional Golf European Tour. [G&CC Hamburg-Treudelberg, nr Hamburg, Germany].
1995Wmn EuropeLadies Spanish OpenLa Manga202 (-14)£7,800
Played as the La Manga Spanish Open (Oct 19-22; Women's Pro Golf Eurpn Tr season-ending event). Second-placed Stephanie Dallongeville (Fra) finished 1 shot behind Hetherington (Aus). [South course, La Manga Club, nr Cartagena, Murcia, Spain].

 

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