Who's who in golf - Susie Berning


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Name: - Susie Berning
Country: - USA
Born : - Jul 22, 1941
Original Home/Club: - Pasadena, CA
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 1964

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MAJORS [3] : US Women's Open (1968, 1972, 1973).


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LPGA Tour player and current member of the US Women's Senior Golf Tour (WSGT).


Top tournaments won by Susie Berning

1976Wmn AmericaLady Keystone OpenSportsman's GC215 (-1)$7,000
Played as the Lady Keystone Open (a full LPGA Tour event from this year onward). Second-placed Sandra Haynie (USA) and Pat Bradley (USA) finished 3 shots behind defending champion Berning (USA), who claimed the last of her 11 LPGA Tour victories. [Sportman's GC, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania].
1975Wmn AmericaLady Keystone OpenSportsman's GC142 (-2)$4,000
Played as the inaugural Lady Keystone Open (an LPGA satellite tour event). Second-placed Clifford Ann Creed (USA), Bonnie Lauer (USA) and Silvia Bertolaccini (Arg) finished 1 shot behind Berning (USA), who birdied the final hole to secure the win. [Sportman's GC, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania].
1973Wmn AmericaHeritage Village OpenHeritage Village CC207 (-12)$4,500
Played as the Heritage Village Open. Second-placed Sandra Haynie (USA) finished 4 shots behind Berning (USA, née Maxwell). [Heritage Village CC, Southbury, Connecticut].
1973Wmn MajorsUS Women's OpenRochester CC290 (+2)$6,000
The US Women's Open (28th) (July 19-22). Second-placed Gloria Ehret (USA) and Shelley Hamlin (USA) finished 5 shots behind defending champion Berning (USA, née Maxwell), who recorded the last of her three wins in this event. [CC of Rochester, Rochester, NY].
1972Wmn MajorsUS Women's OpenWinged Foot299 (+11)$6,000
The US Women's Open (27th) (Jun 29-Jul 2). Second-placed Kathy Ahern (USA), Judy Rankin (USA) and Pam Barnett (USA) finished 1 shot behind Berning (USA, née Maxwell), who recorded the second of her three wins in this event. [East course, Winged Foot GC, Mamaroneck, NY].
1969Wmn AmericaBorden ClassicRaymond Memorial211 (-5)$4,500
Played as the Pabst Ladies Classic. Second-placed Clifford Ann Gordon (USA, née Creed), Shirley Englehorn (USA) and Donna Caponi (USA) finished 1 shot behind Berning (USA). [Raymond Memorial GC, Columbus, Ohio].
1969Wmn AmericaLady Carling - BaltimorePine Ridge GC213 (-6)$3,000
Played as the Lady Carling Open. Second-placed Donna Caponi (USA) finished 1 shot behind Berning (USA). [Pine Ridge GC, Baltimore, Maryland].
1968Wmn MajorsUS Women's OpenMoselem Springs289 (+5)$5,000
The US Women's Open (23rd) (July 4-7). Second-placed Mickey Wright (USA) finished 3 shots behind Berning (USA, née Maxwell), who recorded the first of her three wins in this event. [Moselem Springs GC, Fleetwood, PA].
1967Wmn AmericaLouise Suggs Invtl.224$1,500
Played as the Louise Suggs Invitational. Sandra Haynie (USA) finished in second place behind Susie Maxwell (USA, who competed after 1968 as Susie Berning).
1967Wmn AmericaMilwaukee Open216$2,250
Played as the Milwaukee Jaycee Open. Judy Kimball (USA), Judy Rankin (USA) and Barbara Romack finished in second place behind Susie Maxwell (USA, who competed after 1968 as Susie Berning).
1965Wmn AmericaMuskogee Open213$1,275
Played as the Muskogee Civitan Open. Mickey Wright (USA), Kathy Cornelius (USA) and Judy Kimball (USA) finished in second place behind Susie Maxwell (USA, who competed after 1968 as Susie Berning).
1965Wmn MajorsWomen's Western OpenBeverly CC290 (-2)$1,500
The Women's Western Open (36th). Second-placed Marlene Hagge (USA) finished 3 shots behind Susie Maxwell (USA, who competed as Susie Berning after 1968). [Beverly CC, Chicago, IL].
1964Wmn AwardsRookie of Yr - LPGAxx
Susie Maxwell (USA, who competed after 1968 as Susie Berning) won the LPGA Tour 1964 Louise Suggs Rookie of the Year Award as the leading first-season player.

 

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