Meijer LPGA Classic

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Meijer LPGA Classic
Tournament information
Location Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.
Established 2014
Course(s) Blythefield Country Club
Par 71
Length 6,414 yards (5,865 m)
Tour(s) LPGA Tour
Format Stroke play – 72 holes
Prize fund $2.0 million
Month played July
Tournament record score
Aggregate 266 Lexi Thompson
To par −18 as above
Current champion
United States Lexi Thompson
Grand Rapids is located in USA
Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids
Location in the United States

The Meijer LPGA Classic is a women's professional golf tournament on the LPGA Tour. It was founded in 2014 and is played in Grand Rapids, Michigan at Blythefield Country Club.

South Korean Mirim Lee won the inaugural tournament in a playoff with Inbee Park for her first LPGA Tour win.[1]

Tournament names through the years:

  • 2014: Meijer LPGA Classic presented by Kraft

Winners

Year Dates Champion Country Winning score To par Margin
of victory
Purse ($) Winner's
share ($)
2015 Jul 23–26 Lexi Thompson  United States 69-64-68-65=266 −18 1 stroke 2,000,000 300,000
2014 Aug 7–10 Mirim Lee  South Korea 70-64-67-69=270 −14 Playoff 1,500,000 225,000

Tournament records

Year Player Score Round
2014 Mirim Lee 64 (−7) 2nd
2014 Suzann Pettersen 64 (−7) 2nd
2014 Cristie Kerr 64 (−7) 3rd
2014 Thidapa Suwannapura 64 (−7) 4th
2015 Dori Carter 64 (−7) 1st
2015 Katherine Kirk 64 (−7) 1st
2015 Lizette Salas 64 (−7) 1st
2015 Lexi Thompson 64 (−7) 2nd
2015 Lizette Salas 64 (−7) 3rd
2015 Gerina Piller 64 (−7) 4th

References

  1. "Mirim Lee wins on 2nd playoff hole". ESPN. Associated Press. August 10, 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

External links

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