Middlebury, Vermont, USA
|Height||5 ft 3 in (1.60 m)|
|Residence||Reno, Nevada, USA|
|College||University of Nevada and San Jose State University|
|Best Results in Major Championships|
|Kraft Nabisco||Won 1996|
|LPGA Championship||Won 1983-84, 1993|
|U.S. Women's Open||Won 1992, 1994|
|du Maurier Classic||2: 1990|
|LPGA Rookie of the Year||1981|
| LPGA Tour|
Player of the Year
|LPGA Vare Trophy||1984|
|Golf Writers Association of America Female Player of the Year||1984, 1993|
|Elected to World Golf Hall of Fame||1993|
|LPGA Patty Berg Award||2002|
Patty Sheehan (born October 27, 1956 in Middlebury, Vermont) is an American professional golfer. She became a member of the LPGA Tour in 1980 and won 6 major championships and thirty-five LPGA Tour victories in all.
Sheehan started off the 1990s with five wins in 1990. She won the U.S. Women's Open in 1992 and 1994, the LPGA Championship in 1994, and the Nabisco Dinah Shore (now known as the Kraft Nabisco Championship) in 1996. That would be her final LPGA victory. She qualified for the LPGA Hall of Fame by winning her 30th tournament in 1993. She finished in the Top 10 on the LPGA money list every year from 1982-93.
Sheehan become one of the first LPGA players to publicly announce that she was a lesbian. Sheehan and her partner Rebecca Gaston have two adopted children.
LPGA Majors are shown in bold.
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