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Cristie Kerr

Nationality: USA

Height: 5’3-1/2”

Rookie year: 1997

LPGA Career Victories: 14

 

Personal

  • Started playing golf at the age of 8
  • Credits her parents, sister, Charlie DeLucca and Jim McLean as the individuals most influencing her career
  • Launched the “Birdies for Breast Cancer” program to raise funds to fight the disease her mother was diagnosed with in July 2003 Program has raised more than $500,000 through 2007
  • Her win at the 2006 CN Canadian Women’s Open was inspired by a “Lucky Quarter” given to her by Al Eagleson, the husband of Barb Eagleson who later died from breast cancer

 

LPGA Victories, Awards, Etc.

LPGA Victories (14)

  • 2002 Longs Drugs Challenge.
  • 2004 LPGA Takefuji Classic, ShopRite LPGA Classic, State Farm Classic.
  • 2005 Michelob ULTRA Open at Kingsmill, Wendy’s Championship for Children.
  • 2006 Franklin American Mortgage Championship benefiting the Monroe Carell, Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, CN Canadian Women’s Open, John Q. Hammons Hotel Classic presented by SemGroup.
  • 2007 U.S. Women’s Open.
  • 2008 Safeway Classic Presented by Pepsi.
  • 2009 Michelob ULTRA Open at Kingsmill.
  • 2010 LPGA Championship Presented by Wegmans, LPGA State Farm Classic

LPGA Awards (1)

  • 2006 LPGA Komen Award.

The Solheim Cup (5):2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009