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Volunteers of America LPGA North Dallas Classic

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The Volunteers of America LPGA Texas Classic is a women's professional golf tournament in Texas on the LPGA Tour. It debuted in April 2013 at Las Colinas Country Club in Irving, northwest of downtown Dallas.

Volunteers of America
LPGA Texas Classic
Volunteers of America LPGA North Dallas Classic logo.png
LocationThe Colony, Texas, U.S.
Established2013, six years ago
Course(s)Old American Golf Club
Tour(s)LPGA Tour
FormatStroke play - 72 holes
Prize fund$1.3 million
Month playedOctober
Aggregate268 Stacy Lewis (2014)
To par−16 Stacy Lewis (2014)
South Korea Park Sung-hyun
The Colony is located in the United States
The Colony
The Colony
Location in the United States
Old American  Golf Club is located in Texas
Old American  Golf Club
Old American 
Golf Club
Location in Texas

Volunteers of America, the title sponsor, is a faith-based nonprofit organization that provides affordable housing and other assistance, primarily to low-income people, throughout the United States.

Inbee Park won the inaugural event, one stroke ahead of Carlota Ciganda,[1] and became its first multiple winner in 2015. In between, Stacy Lewis won by six strokes in 2014 and set the tournament record at 268 (−16).

In 2018, the tournament moved north to the Old American Golf Club in The Colony, along Lewisville Lake.[2]

Tournament namesEdit

  • 2013–2014: North Texas LPGA Shootout
  • 2015: Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout Presented by JTBC
  • 2016–2017: Volunteers of America Texas Shootout Presented by JTBC
  • 2018: Volunteers of America LPGA Texas Classic

WinnersEdit

Year Dates Champion Country Winning score To par Margin
of victory
Purse
($)
Winner's
share ($)
2018 May 3–6 Park Sung-hyun   South Korea 65-66=131 −11 1 stroke 1,300,000 195,000
2017 Apr 27–30 Haru Nomura   Japan 68-65-72-76=281 −3 Playoff 1,300,000 195,000
2016 Apr 28 – May 1 Jenny Shin   South Korea 68-70-65-67=270 −14 2 strokes 1,300,000 195,000
2015 Apr 30 – May 3 Inbee Park (2)   South Korea 69-66-69-65=269 −15 3 strokes 1,300,000 195,000
2014 May 1–4 Stacy Lewis   United States 71-64-69-64=268 −16 6 strokes 1,300,000 195,000
2013 Apr 25–28 Inbee Park   South Korea 67-70-67-67=271 −13 1 stroke 1,300,000 195,000

Tournament recordsEdit

Year Player Score Round
2017 Dori Carter 63 (−8) 2nd

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Inbee Park wins LPGA Shootout". ESPN. Associated Press. April 28, 2013. Retrieved April 28, 2013.
  2. ^ "Old American Golf Club to Host 2018 Volunteers of America LPGA Texas Classic". Volunteers of America. October 30, 2017. Retrieved April 30, 2018.

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