U.S. Women's Open Records July 17, 2017

Age | Amateurs | Champions | Course | Entries | Scoring | Miscellaneous

Age

Oldest Champion (years/months/days)
43/0/6, Babe Didrikson Zaharias, 1954
42/0/14, Juli Inkster, 2002
41/2/20, Meg Mallon, 2004

Youngest Champion
19/11/17, Inbee Park, 2008
20/9/8, Se Ri Pak, 1998
20/11/2, In Gee Chun, 2015

Youngest Competitor
10/7/21, Beverly Klass, 1967
11/8/19, Lucy Li, 2014
12/4/18, Alexis Thompson, 2007

Youngest Qualifier
11/8/19, Lucy Li, 2014
12/4/18, Alexis Thompson, 2007
12/11, Morgan Pressel, 2001

Youngest to Make Cut
13/4/13, Marlene Hagge, 1947

Amateurs

Most Amateurs to Start Championship
68 (1957)

Most Amateurs to Complete 72 Holes
22 (1954)

Best Finish by an Amateur 
1, Catherine Lacoste, Virginia Hot Springs G. & T.C. (Cascades Course), Hot Springs, Va., 1967
2, Betsy Rawls, Rolling Hills C.C., Wichita, Kan., 1950
2, Barbara McIntire, Northland C.C., Duluth, Minn., 1956 (lost in playoff)
2, Jenny Chuasiriporn, Blackwolf Run G.C., Kohler, Wis., 1998 (lost in playoff)
2, Hye-Jin Choi, Trump National G.C. (Old Course), Bedminster, N.J., 2017
T2, Polly Riley, Starmount Forest C.C., Greensboro, N.C., 1947
T2, Sally Sessions, Starmount Forest C.C., Greensboro, N.C., 1947
T2, Nancy Lopez, Atlantic City C.C., Northfield, N.J., 1975
T2, Brittany Lang, Cherry Hills C.C., Cherry Hills Village, Colo., 2005
T2, Morgan Pressel, Cherry Hills C.C., Cherry Hills Village, Colo., 2005

Lowest 72-Hole Score by an Amateur
279, Hye-Jin Choi (2), Trump National G.C. (Old Course), Bedminster, N.J., 2017
283, Grace Park (T8), Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
285, Aree Song (5), Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 2003
285, Paula Creamer (T13), Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass., 2004
285, Michelle Wie (T13), Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass., 2004
285, Brooke Mackenzie Henderson (T10), Pinehurst R. & C.C. (No. 2), Village of Pinehurst, N.C., 2014
285, Megan Khang (T35), Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
289, Brittany Lang (T2), Cherry Hills C.C., Cherry Hills Village, Colo., 2005
289, Morgan Pressel (T2), Cherry Hills C.C., Cherry Hills Village, Colo., 2005

Champions

Most Victories
4, Betsy Rawls (1951, 1953, 1957, 1960)
4, Mickey Wright (1958, 1959, 1961, 1964)
3, Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1948, 1950, 1954)
3, Susie Maxwell Berning (1968, 1972, 1973)
3, Hollis Stacy (1977, 1978, 1984)
3, Annika Sorenstam (1995, 1996, 2006)

Consecutive Victories
2, Mickey Wright (1958, 1959)
2, Donna Caponi (1969, 1970)
2, Susie Maxwell Berning (1972, 1973)
2, Hollis Stacy (1977, 1978)
2, Betsy King (1989, 1990)
2, Annika Sorenstam (1995, 1996)
2, Karrie Webb (2000, 2001) 

Other Multiple Champions
2, Louise Suggs (1949, 1952)
2, JoAnne Gunderson Carner (1971, 1976)
2, Meg Mallon (1991, 2004)
2, Patty Sheehan (1992, 1994)
2, Juli Inkster (1999, 2002)
2, Inbee Park (2008, 2013)

Start-to-Finish Winners (No Ties) (9)
Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1954)
Fay Crocker (1955)
Mickey Wright (1958)
Mary Mills (1963)
Catherine Lacoste (1967)
Susie Maxwell Berning (1968)
Donna Caponi (1970)
JoAnne Gunderson Carner (1971)
Hollis Stacy (1977) 

Start-to-Finish Winners (Including Ties) (5)
Mickey Wright (1964)
Amy Alcott (1980)
Liselotte Neumann (1988)
Betsy King (1989)
Annika Sorenstam (2006)
(not including names from previous category)

Winners of Women’s Open and KPMG Women’s PGA Championship (19; * won both in same year)
Louise Suggs (1949, 1952 Open; 1957 Women’s PGA)
*Mickey Wright (1958, 1959, 1961, 1964 Open; 1958, 1960, 1961, 1963 Women’s PGA)
Betsy Rawls (1951, 1953, 1957, 1960 Open; 1959, 1969 Women’s PGA)
Mary Mills (1963 Open; 1964, 1973 Women’s Women’s PGA)
*Sandra Haynie (1974 Open; 1965, 1974 Women’s PGA)
Donna Caponi (1969, 1970 Open; 1979, 1981 Women’s PGA)
Jan Stephenson (1983 Open; 1982 Women’s PGA)
Patty Sheehan (1992, 1994 Open; 1983, 1984, 1993 Women’s PGA)
Pat Bradley (1981 Open; 1986 Women’s PGA)
Jane Geddes (1986 Open; 1987 Women’s PGA)
*Meg Mallon (1991, 2004 Open; 1991 Women’s PGA)
Betsy King (1989, 1990 Open; 1992 Women’s PGA)
Laura Davies (1987 Open; 1994, 1996 Women’s PGA)
*Se Ri Pak (1998 Open; 1998, 2002, 2006 Women’s PGA)
*Juli Inkster (1999, 2002 Open; 1999, 2000 Women’s PGA)
*Karrie Webb (2000, 2001 Open; 2001 Women’s PGA)
Annika Sorenstam (1995, 1996, 2000 Open; 2003, 2004, 2005 Women’s PGA)
Cristie Kerr (2007 Open; 2010 Women’s PGA)
*Inbee Park (2008, 2013 Open; 2013, 2014, 2015 Women’s PGA)

Winners of Women’s Open and ANA Inspiration (8, * won both in same year; since named a major in 1983)
Amy Alcott (1980 Open; 1983, 1988, 1991 ANA Inspiration)
Juli Inkster (1999, 2002 Open; 1984, 1989 ANA Inspiration)
Pat Bradley (1981 Open; 1986 ANA Inspiration)
*Betsy King (1989, 1990 Open; 1987, 1990, 1997 ANA Inspiration)
Patty Sheehan (1992, 1994 Open; 1996 ANA Inspiration)
*Karrie Webb (2000, 2001 Open; 2000, 2006 ANA Inspiration)
Annika Sorenstam (1995, 1996, 2000 Open; 2001, 2002, 2005 ANA Inspiration)
*Inbee Park (2008, 2010 Open; 2013 ANA Inspiration)

Winners of Women’s Open and Women’s British Open Championship (4, * won both in same year) (since named a major in 2001)
Se Ri Pak (1998 U.S.; 2001 British)
Karrie Webb (2000, 2001 U.S.; 2002 British)
Annika Sorenstam (1995, 1996, 2000 Open; 2003 British)
InBee Park (2008, 2013 Open; 2015 British)

Winners of Women’s Open and Women’s Amateur (7)
Patty Berg (1946 Open; 1938 Amateur)
Betty Jameson (1947 Open; 1939, 1940 Amateur)
Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1948, 1950, 1954 Open; 1946 Amateur)
Louise Suggs (1949, 1952 Open; 1947 Amateur)
Catherine Lacoste (1967 Open; 1969 Amateur)
JoAnne Gunderson Carner (1971, 1976 Open; 1957, 1960, 1962, 1966, 1968 Amateur)
Juli Inkster (1999, 2002 Open; 1980, 1981, 1982 Amateur)

Winners of Women’s Open and Girls’ Junior (5)
Amy Alcott (1980 Open; 1973 Junior)
JoAnne Gunderson Carner (1971, 1976 Open; 1956 Junior)
Inbee Park (2008, 2013 Open; 2002 Junior)
Hollis Stacy (1977, 1978, 1984 Open; 1969, 1970, 1971 Junior)
Mickey Wright (1958, 1959, 1961, 1964 Open; 1952 Junior)

Winner of Girls’ Junior, Women’s Amateur and Women’s Open (1)
JoAnne Gunderson Carner (1956 Junior; 1957, 1960, 1962, 1966, 1968 Amateur; 1971, 1976 Open)

Winners in their first U.S. Women’s Open (4)
Patty Berg (1946)
Kathy Cornelius (1956)
Birdie Kim (2005)
In Gee Chun (2015) 

Longest Span Between Victories
13 years, Meg Mallon (1991, 2004)

Course

Longest Course
7,026 yards, The Broadmoor (East Course), first round, Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
6,986 yards, The Broadmoor (East Course), third round, Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
6,944 yards, The Broadmoor (East Course), second round, Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
6,860 yards, The Broadmoor (East Course), fourth round, Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
6,799 yards, Blackwolf Run, second round, Kohler, Wis., 2012
6,783 yards, CordeValle, first round, San Martin, Calif., 2013
6,782 yards, Blackwolf Run, fourth round, Kohler, Wis., 2012
6,762 yards, Trump National G.C. (Old Course), fourth round, Bedminster, N.J., 2017
6,733 yards, Blackwolf Run, third round, Kohler, Wis., 2012
6,732 yards, Interlachen C.C., first round, Edina, Minn., 2008 

Shortest Course 
6,010 yards, Brooklawn C.C., Fairfield, Conn., 1979

Longest Par-3 Holes
257 yards, 8th, fourth round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
243 yards, 8th, first round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
234 yards, 8th, fourth round, Interlachen C.C., Edina, Minn., 2008
233 yards, 8th, second round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
230 yards, 8th, third round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
226 yards, 12th, second round, The Broadmoor (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
221 yards, 9th, fourth round, Saucon Valley C.C. (Old Course), Bethlehem, Pa., 2009
218 yards, 8th, third round, Interlachen C.C., Edina, Minn., 2008
217 yards, 4th, first round, CordeValle, San Martin, Calif., 2016
216 yards, 16th, second round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
214 yards, 14th, fourth round, CordeValle, San Martin, Calif., 2016

Longest Par-4 Holes
468 yards, 10th, second round, The Broadmoor (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
464 yards, 10th, third round, The Broadmoor (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
464 yards, 13th, second round, The Broadmoor (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
460 yards, 15th, third round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
460 yards, 18th, second round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
459 yards, 18th, Cherry Hills C.C., Cherry Hills Village, Colo., 2005
453 yards, 7th, first round, Saucon Valley C.C. (Old Course), Bethlehem, Pa., 2009
453 yards, 16th, fourth round, Pinehurst R. & C.C. (No. 2), Village of Pinehurst, N.C., 2014
452 yards, 13th, second round, The Broadmoor (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
452 yards, 18th, first round, Blackwolf Run, Kohler, Wis., 2012
452 yards, 12th, fourth round, Blackwolf Run, Kohler, Wis., 2012
452 yards, 4th, fourth round, Pinehurst R. & C.C. (No. 2), Village of Pinehurst, N.C., 2014

Longest Par-5 Holes
623 yards, 17th, second round, The Broadmoor (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
606 yards, 17th, third round, The Broadmoor (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
603 yards, 17th, fourth round, The Broadmoor (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
602 yards, 12th, second round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
602 yards, 12th, third round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
592 yards, 5th, third round, Blackwolf Run, Kohler, Wis., 2012
581 yards, 17th, first round, The Broadmoor (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 2011
579 yards, 7th, fourth round, Blackwolf Run, Kohler, Wis., 2012
578 yards, 10th, second round, Pinehurst R. & C.C. (No. 2), Village of Pinehurst, 2014
576 yards, 12th, first round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010 

Most Times Host Site
3, Atlantic City C.C., Northfield, N.J. (1948, 1965, 1975)
3, Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C. (1996, 2001, 2007)
2, Baltusrol G.C., Springfield, N.J. (1961, 1985)
2, Blackwolf Run, Kohler, Wis. (1998, 2012)
2, The Broadmoor (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo. (1995, 2011)
2, Country Club of Rochester (N.Y.) (1953, 1973)
2, Hazeltine National G.C., Chaska, Minn. (1966, 1977)
2, Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich. (1989, 1994)
2, LaGrange (Ill.) C.C. (1974, 1981)
2, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C. (1992, 2010)
2, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore. (1997, 2003)
2, Salem C.C., Peabody, Mass. (1954, 1984)
2, Winged Foot G.C., Mamaroneck, N.Y. (1957, 1972)

Entries

Largest 
1,873 (2015) 

Smallest
37 (1953)

Scoring

Evolution of U.S. Women’s Open Scoring Records
291, Louise Suggs, Prince Georges G. & C.C., Landover, Md., 1949
291, Babe Didrikson Zaharias, Rolling Hills C.C., Wichita, Kan., 1950
284, Louise Suggs, Bala G.C., Philadelphia, Pa., 1952
284, Jerilyn Britz, Brooklawn C.C., Fairfield, Conn., 1979
280, Amy Alcott, Richland C.C., Nashville, Tenn., 1980
279, Pat Bradley, La Grange (Ill.) C.C., 1981
277, Liselotte Neumann, Baltimore (Md.) C.C. (Five Farms, East Course), 1988
277, Patty Sheehan, Indianwood G. & C.C. (Old Course), 1994
272, Annika Sorenstam, Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 1996
272, Juli Inkster, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
272, In Gee Chun, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015

Lowest Score, 72 Holes
272, Annika Sorenstam (70-67-69-66), Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 1996
272, Juli Inkster (65-69-67-71), Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
272, In Gee Chun (68-70-68-66), Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
273, Karrie Webb (70-65-69-69), Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 2001
274, Alison Nicholas (70-66-67-71), Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
274, Meg Mallon (73-69-67-65), Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass., 2004

Most Strokes Under Par, 72 Holes
16, Juli Inkster, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
11, Sherri Turner, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
11, Sung Hyun Park, Trump National G.C. (Old Course), Bedminster, N.J., 2017
10, Alison Nicholas, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
10, Meg Mallon, Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass., 2004

Most Strokes Under Par at Any Point
16, Juli Inkster (fourth round), Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
13, Alison Nicholas (fourth round), Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
12, Kelli Kuehne (fourth round), Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
12, Lorie Kane (fourth round), Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss, 1999

Lowest Score by Non-Winner, 72 Holes
273 (7 under), Amy Yang, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
275 (9 under), Nancy Lopez, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997

Lowest Score, First 36 Holes
132, Helen Alfredsson (63-69), Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich., 1994

Lowest Score, First 54 Holes
201, Juli Inkster (65-69-67), Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
202, Amy Yang (67-66-69), Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
203, Alison Nicholas (70-66-67), Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997

Lowest Score, Any Round
63, Helen Alfredsson, first round, Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich., 1994
64, Kelli Kuehne, first round, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
64, Lorie Kane, second round, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
64, Becky Iverson, second round, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
64, Chella Choi, third round, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
64, Mirim Lee, first round, CordeValle, San Martin, Calif., 2016
65, Sally Little, fourth round, Country Club of Indianapolis (Ind.), 1978
65, Judy Clark, third round, Baltusrol G.C. (Upper Course), Springfield, N.J., 1985
65, Ayako Okamoto, fourth round, Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich., 1989
65, Pamela Wright, second round, Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich., 1994
65, Karrie Webb, third round, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
65, Tammie Green, fourth round, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
65, Juli Inkster, first round, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
65, Karrie Webb, second round, Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 2001
65, Meg Mallon, fourth round, Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass., 2004
65, Song-Hee Kim, fourth round, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
65, Na Yeon Choi, third round, Blackwolf Run, Kohler, Wis., 2012

Lowest Score, First Round
63, Helen Alfredsson, Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich., 1994
64, Kelli Kuehne, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
64, Mirim Lee, CordeValle, San Martin, Calif., 2016
65, Juli Inkster, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
66, Jane Geddes, Atlanta Athletic Club (Riverside Course), Duluth, Ga., 1990
66, Patty Sheehan, Atlanta Athletic Club (Riverside Course), Duluth, Ga., 1990
66, Tammie Green, Indianwood G. & C.C. (Old Course), Lake Orion, Mich., 1994
66, Patty Sheehan, Indianwood G. & C.C. (Old Course), Lake Orion, Mich., 1994
66, Jill Briles, Broadmoor G.C. (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 1995
66, Mahairi McKay, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 2003
66, a-Brittany Lincicome, Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass., 2004
66, Ha-Neul Kim, Sebonack G.C., Southampton, N.Y., 2013
66, Marina Alex, Jane Park, Karrie Webb, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
66, Shanshan Feng, Trump National G.C. (Old Course), Bedminster, N.J., 2017

Lowest Score, Second Round
64, Lorie Kane, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
64, Becky Iverson, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
65, Pamela Wright, Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich., 1994
65, Karrie Webb, Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 2001
66, Susie Maxwell Berning, Brooklawn C.C., Fairfield, Conn., 1979
66, Michelle McGann, Crooked Stick G.C., Carmel, Ind., 1993
66, Juli Inkster, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
66, Alison Nicholas, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
66, Sophie Gustafson, Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 2001
66, Michelle Wie, Blackwolf Run, Kohler, Wis., 2012
66, Amy Yang, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
66, Shiho Oyama, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
66, Lydia Ko, CordeValle, San Martin, Calif., 2016
66, Sung Hyun Park, CordeValle, San Martin, Calif., 2016

Lowest Score, Third Round
64, Chella Choi, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
65, Judy Clark, Baltusrol G.C. (Upper Course), Springfield, N.J., 1985
65, Karrie Webb, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
65, Na Yeon Choi, Blackwolf Run, Kohler, Wis., 2012

Lowest Score, Fourth Round
65, Sally Little, Country Club of Indianapolis (Ind.), 1978
65, Ayako Okamoto, Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich., 1989
65, Tammie Green, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
65, Meg Mallon, Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass., 2004
65, Song-Hee Kim, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010

Lowest Score, 9 Holes
29, Chella Choi, first nine, third round, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
30, Pamela Wright, second nine, second round, Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich., 1994
30, Juli Inkster, second nine, second round, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
30, Raquel Carriedo, first nine, fourth round, Prairie Dunes C.C., Hutchinson, Kan., 2002
30, a-Brittany Lincicome, second nine, first round, Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass., 2004
30, Jodi Ewart Shadoff, first nine, first round, Sebonack G.C., Southampton, N.Y., 2013
30, Sei Young Kim, first nine, second round, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
30, Sung Hyun Park, second nine, third round, Trump National G.C. (Old Course), Bedminster, N.J., 2017

Largest 18-Hole Lead
3, Louise Suggs, Prince Georges G. & C.C. (Bala Course), Landover, Md., 1949
3, Patty Berg, Country Club of Rochester (N.Y.), 1953
3, Ruth Jessen, Dunes G. & B.C., Myrtle Beach, S.C., 1962
3, Kathy Ahern, La Grange (Ill.) C.C., 1974
3, Helen Alfredsson, Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich., 1994
3, Mhairi McKay, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 2003
3, Mirim Lee, CordeValle, San Martin, Calif., 2016

Largest 36-Hole Lead
9, Patty Sheehan, Atlanta Athletic Club, Duluth. Ga., 1990
8, Patty Berg, Country Club of Rochester (N.Y.), 1953
8, Fay Crocker, Wichita (Kan.) C.C., 1955

Largest 54-Hole Lead
10, Babe Didrikson Zaharias, Salem C.C., Peabody, Mass., 1954

Best Comeback by Winner, Final Round
5 strokes, Murle Lindstrom (78-74-76-73), Dunes G. & B.C., Myrtle Beach, S.C., 1962
5 strokes, Donna Caponi (74-76-75-73), Scenic Hills C.C., Pensacola, Fla., 1969
5 strokes, Jane Geddes (74-74-70-69), NCR C.C., Kettering, Ohio, 1986
5 strokes, Betsy King (72-71-71-70), Atlanta Athletic Club (Riverside Course), Duluth, Ga., 1990
5 strokes, Lauri Merten (71-71-70-68), Crooked Stick G.C., Carmel, Ind., 1993
5 strokes, Annika Sorenstam (67-71-72-68), Broadmoor G.C. (East Course) Colorado Springs, Colo., 1995

Best Comeback to Tie, Final Round
8 strokes, a-Barbara McIntire (75-79-77-71), Northland C.C., Duluth, Minn., 1956 (lost playoff to Kathy Cornelius)

Largest Winning Margin
14, Louise Suggs (291), Prince Georges G. & C.C. (Bala Course), Landover, Md., 1949
12, Babe Didrikson Zaharias (291), Salem C.C., Peabody, Mass., 1954

Lowest Score by Winner, First Round
65, Juli Inkster, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
66, Patty Sheehan, Indianwood G. & C.C., Lake Orion, Mich., 1994
67, Liselotte Neumann, Baltimore (Md.) C.C. (Five Farms, East Course), 1988
67, Betsy King, Indianwood G. & C.C. (Old Course), Lake Orion, Mich., 1989
67, Annika Sorenstam, Broadmoor G.C. (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 1995
67, Juli Inkster, Prairie Dunes C.C., Hutchinson, Kan., 2002
67, Inbee Park, Sebonack G.C., Southampton, N.Y., 2013

Highest Score by Winner, First Round
79, Susie Maxwell Berning, Winged Foot G.C. (East Course), 1972
78, Murle Lindstrom, Dunes G. & B.C., Myrtle Beach, S.C., 1962
78, Carol Mann, Atlantic City C.C., Northfield, N.J., 1965
78, Sandra Palmer, Atlantic City C.C., Northfield, N.J., 1975

Lowest Score by Winner, Final Round
65, Meg Mallon, Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass., 2004
66, Pat Bradley, La Grange (Ill.) C.C., 1981
66, Annika Sorenstam, Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 1996
66, Juli Inkster, Prairie Dunes C.C., Hutchinson, Kan., 2002
66, In Gee Chun, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
67, Meg Mallon, Colonial C.C., Fort Worth, Texas, 1991
67, Sung Hyun Park, Trump National G.C. (Old Course), Bedminster, N.J., 2017

Highest Score by Winner, Final Round
79, Kathy Cornelius, Northland C.C., Duluth, Minn., 1956
79, a-Catherine Lacoste, Virginia Hot Springs G. & T.C. (Cascades Course), Hot Springs, Va., 1967
78, Babe Didrikson Zaharias, Atlantic City C.C., Northfield, N.J., 1948

Highest Score to Lead Field, 18 Holes 
74, a-Polly Riley, Louise Suggs and Patty Berg, Starmount Forest C.C., Greensboro, N.C., 1947
74, Peggy Kirk, Atlantic City C.C., Northfield, N.J., 1948
74, Louise Suggs, Rolling Hills C.C., Wichita, Kan., 1950
74, Fay Crocker, Wichita (Kan.) C.C., 1955
74, Mickey Wright, Forest Lake C.C., Bloomfield Hills, Mich., 1958

Highest Score to Lead Field, 36 Holes
149, a-Polly Riley and a-Estelle Page, Starmount Forest C.C., Greens­boro, N.C., 1947
149, Betty Bush, Rolling Hills C.C., Wichita, Kan., 1950
149, Sandra Spuzich and Mickey Wright, Hazeltine National G.C., Chaska, Minn., 1966

Highest Score to Lead Field, 54 Holes
225, Betty Jameson, Starmount Forest C.C., Greensboro, N.C., 1947
225, Fay Crocker, Wichita (Kan.) C.C., 1955
225, Sandra Spuzich, Hazeltine National G.C., Chaska, Minn., 1966

Highest Score to Lead Field, 72 Holes
302, Betsy Rawls and Jacqueline Pung, Country Club of Rochester (N.Y.), 1953
302, Kathy Cornelius and a-Barbara McIntire, Northland C.C., Duluth, Minn., 1956
300, Babe Didrikson Zaharias, Atlantic City C.C., Northfield, N.J., 1948

Most Sub-Par Rounds, Championship
135, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
105, Trump National G.C. (Old Course), Bedminster, N.J., 2017
95, CordeValle, San Martin, Calif., 2016
91, Interlachen C.C., Edina, Minn., 2008

Most Sub-Par Scores, One Round
61, second round, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
44, first round, Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
44, first round, Trump National G.C. (Old Course), Bedminster, N.J., 2017
38, second round, Crooked Stick G.C., Carmel, Ind., 1993 

Players Who Led First Three Rounds But Did Not Win (7)
Mickey Wright (1960)
Ruth Jessen (1962)
Kathy Whitworth (1981)
Patty Sheehan (1990)
Pat Bradley (1991)
Helen Alfredsson (1993)
Shanshan Feng (2017)

Lowest Cut 
144 (Even), Old Waverly G.C., West Point, Miss., 1999
144 (4 over), Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
145 (3 over), Crooked Stick G.C., Carmel, Ind., 1993

Highest Cut
179 (35 over), Salem C.C., Peabody, Mass., 1954
179 (31 over), Northland C.C., Duluth, Minn., 1956

Miscellaneous

Most Appearances
35, Juli Inkster
33, Marlene Hagge
32, a-Carol Semple Thompson
31, Patty Berg
31, Hollis Stacy
31, Kathy Whitworth
30, Beth Daniel
30, Betsy King
30, Marilynn Smith

Most Consecutive Women’s Opens Started
31, Hollis Stacy (1970-2000)
30, Betsy King (1975-2004)
29, Kathy Whitworth (1959-1987)
29, Marilynn Smith (1948-1976)

Most Players Completed 72 Holes
79, NCR C.C., Kettering, Ohio, 1986
76, Broadmoor G.C. (East Course), Colorado Springs, Colo., 1995
74, Colonial C.C., Fort Worth, Texas, 1991
74, Interlachen C.C., Edina, Minn., 2008

Most Times Runner-up
5, JoAnne Gunderson Carner (1975, 1978, 1982, 1983, 1987)
5, Louise Suggs (1951, 1955, 1958, 1959, 1963)
4, Nancy Lopez (1975, 1977, 1989, 1997)
3, Sandra Haynie (1963, 1970, 1982)
3, Patty Sheehan (1983, 1988, 1990)

Most Rounds
124, Marlene Hagge
117, Juli Inkster
112, Marilynn Smith
111, Kathy Whitworth
108, JoAnne Gunderson Carner
106, Patty Berg
105, Beth Daniel
105, Louise Suggs
100, Betsy King
100, Hollis Stacy

Most Top-3 Finishes
10, Louise Suggs
8, JoAnne Gunderson Carner
7, Mickey Wright
6, Betsy Rawls

Most Top-5 Finishes
14, Louise Suggs
10, Mickey Wright
9, JoAnne Gunderson Carner
8, Patty Berg
8, Pat Bradley
8, Kathy Whitworth

Most Top-10 Finishes
19, Louise Suggs
14, Kathy Whitworth
13, Patty Berg
13, Mickey Wright
11, JoAnne Gunderson Carner
11, Beverly Hanson-Sfingi

Most Top-25 Finishes
23, Marilynn Smith
22, Marlene Hagge
20, Patty Berg
19, JoAnne Gunderson Carner
19, Betsy Rawls
19, Louise Suggs

Consecutive Top-5 Finishes
5, Mickey Wright (1958-62)
5, JoAnne Gunderson Carner (1974-78)
4, Ruth Jessen (1961-64)
4, Dottie Pepper (1988-91)
4, Louise Suggs (1949-52)
4, Kathy Whitworth (1968-71)
4, Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1948-51)
3, Patty Berg (1948-50)
3, Patty Berg (1955-57)
3, Betty Jameson (1946-48)
3, I.K. Kim (2008-10)
3, So Yeon Ryu (2013-15)
3, Annika Sorenstam (2002-04)
3, Louise Suggs (1957-59)
3, Louise Suggs (1961-63)

Consecutive Top-10 Finishes
15, Louise Suggs (1949-63)
8, Patty Berg (1946-53)
8, Beverly Hanson (1948-55)
6, Clifford Ann Creed (1965-70)

Most Career Sub-Par Rounds
24, Beth Daniel
24, Betsy King
21, Meg Mallon
21, Pat Bradley
21, Patty Sheehan

Most Rounds in the 60s
14, Beth Daniel
13, Juli Inkster
13, Se Ri Pak
13, Patty Sheehan
12, Meg Mallon
12, Kelly Robbins

Most Holes-in-One, One Championship
3, 1998, Blackwolf Run G.C., Kohler, Wis.

Brothers and Sisters in Same Year’s U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open (* = both made cut)
Jim Gallagher Jr. and Jackie Gallagher-Smith (1989, 1990*, 1991, 1992, 2002)
Hank and Kelli Kuehne (1999*)
Trip and Kelli Kuehne (1996, 2003*, 2005, 2007)
Kiyoshi and Ai Miyazato (2014)
Larry and Laurie Rinker (1986*)
Lee and Laurie Rinker (1985, 2005)
Nicholas and Lexi Thompson (2012*, 2013*)

Holes-in-One (25)
a-Martha Cowden, 4th hole, Druid Hills G.C., Atlanta, Ga., 1951
Patty Berg, 7th hole, Churchill Valley C.C., Pittsburgh, Pa., 1959
Gerda Whalen, 7th hole, Scenic Hills C.C., Pensacola, Fla., 1969
a-Nancy Porter, 6th hole, Winged Foot G.C. (East Course), Mamaroneck, N.Y., 1972
a-Nancy Porter, 16th hole, Rolling Green G.C., Springfield, Pa., 1976
a-Amy Geithner, 14th hole, La Grange (Ill.) C.C., 1981
Julie Stanger, 17th hole, La Grange (Ill.) C.C., 1981
Pat Bradley, 6th hole, Cedar Ridge C.C., Tulsa, Okla., 1983
Susan Fromuth, 15th hole, Cedar Ridge C.C., Tulsa, Okla., 1983
Jane Lock, 15th hole, Cedar Ridge C.C., Tulsa, Okla., 1983
a-Joan Ellis, 15th hole, Salem C.C., Peabody, Mass., 1984
a-Sarah Dekraay, 8th hole, NCR C.C., Kettering, Ohio, 1986
Kristi Albers, 4th hole, Baltimore (Md.) C.C. (Five Farms, East Course), 1988
Susan Sanders, 4th hole, Colonial C.C., Fort Worth, Texas, 1991
Susie Redman, 15th hole, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 1997
Helen Alfredsson, 8th hole, Blackwolf Run G.C., Kohler, Wis., 1998
Clarissa Childs, 8th hole, Blackwolf Run G.C., Kohler, Wis., 1998
Brandie Burton, 13th hole, Blackwolf Run G.C., Kohler, Wis., 1998
Tracy Hanson, 12th hole, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow Course), North Plains, Ore., 2003
Patricia Meunier-Lebouc, 12th hole, Interlachen C.C., Edina, Minn., 2008
a-Sun Gyoung Park, 6th hole, Oakmont (Pa.) C.C., 2010
Giulia Sergas, 15th hole, Pinehurst R. & C.C. (No. 2), Village of Pinehurst, N.C., 2014
Lee Lopez, 6th hole, Lancaster (Pa.) C.C., 2015
Hee Young Park, 168-yard 16th hole, CordeValle, San Martin, Calif., 2016
Jacqui Concolino, 171-yard 4th hole, Trump National G.C. (Old Course), Bedminster, N.J., 2017

Most Eagles at One Championship
36, 2004, Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass.
30, 1993, Crooked Stick G.C., Carmel, Ind.

Most Eagles, One Hole, One Championship
27, 2004, 13th hole (par 5), Orchards G.C., South Hadley, Mass.
24, 1993, 9th hole (par 5), Crooked Stick G.C., Carmel, Ind. 

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