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Becky Iverson (born October 12, 1967) is an American professional golfer who played on the LPGA Tour. She currently works as the director of golf at The Bridges Golf Club in Madison, Wisconsin[1]

Becky Iverson
Personal information
Born (1967-10-12) October 12, 1967 (age 52)
Escanaba, Michigan
Height5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Nationality United States
ResidenceGladstone, Michigan
Career
CollegeMichigan State University
Turned professional1989
Former tour(s)LPGA Tour
Futures Tour
Professional wins4
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour1
Symetra Tour3
Best results in LPGA major championships
ANA InspirationT9: 2002
Women's PGA C'shipT6: 2001
U.S. Women's OpenT12: 1999
du Maurier ClassicT7: 2000
Women's British OpenT40: 2002

Amateur careerEdit

Iverson was born in Escanaba, Michigan. She was 1986 Michigan Junior Amateur champion and 1987 Michigan Women's Amateur champion. She played her collegiate golf at Michigan State University where she was 1987 Academic All-American and 1987-88 Academic All-Big Ten.[2]

Professional careerEdit

Iverson played full-time on the Futures Tour from 1989 to 1993 and sparingly since 1994, winning three times. In 1993, she tied for 43rd at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament to earn non-exempt status for the 1994 LPGA season. She gained her first LPGA victory in 1995 at the Friendly's Classic.[3]

She was a member of the 2000 United States Solheim Cup team.

Professional winsEdit

LPGA Tour wins (1)Edit

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runners-up
1 Jul 30, 1995 Friendly's Classic –12 (71-63-72-70=276) 2 strokes   Helen Alfredsson
  Kelly Robbins

LPGA Tour playoff record (0–1)

No. Year Tournament Opponents Result
1 1999 Firstar LPGA Classic   Rosie Jones
  Jan Stephenson
Jones won with par on fourth extra hole
Stephenson eliminated with par on first hole

Futures Tour wins (3)Edit

Team appearancesEdit

Professional

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ D'Amato, Gary (September 1, 2015). "Legends Tour offers chance for women to keep careers going". Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Retrieved September 2, 2015.
  2. ^ "Spartan Honor Roll". Michigan State Athletics. Retrieved April 26, 2007.
  3. ^ "Becky Iverson Full Career Biography" (PDF). LPGA Tour. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 29, 2011. Retrieved April 28, 2010.

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