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Sherri Steinhauer

Sherri Steinhauer
Personal Information
Birth
Madison, Wisconsin U.S.
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Nationality
Residence Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.
College University of Texas
Career
Turned Pro 1985
Current tour LPGA Tour (joined 1986)
Previous tour Futures Tour (joined 1985)
Professional wins 8 on LPGA Tour
Major Championship results
Wins: 2
du Maurier Classic Won 1992
Women's British Open Won 2006
Awards
University of Texas
Golf Team MVP
1983, 1985
Wisconsin State Golf
Association Hall of Fame
2004

Sherri Steinhauer (born December 27, 1962) is an American golfer who currently plays on the LPGA Tour. She was born in Madison, Wisconsin and attended The University of Texas at Austin. Her rookie season on the LPGA Tour was 1986. She has won eight tournaments on the Tour, including two major championships, the 1992 du Maurier Classic and 2006 Women's British Open. She also won the British Open in 1998 and 1999 before it became an LPGA major.

Steinhauer finished in the top ten on the money list twice, placing seventh in both 1994 and 1999 and played for the United States in the Solheim Cup in 1994, 1998, 2000 and 2007.

Professional wins (8)

LPGA Tour (8)

LPGA Majors are shown in bold.

Results in LPGA majors

Tournament 1983 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
Kraft Nabisco Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT T36

LPGA Championship DNP DNP CUT T50 CUT T51

U.S. Women's Open T40LA CUT DNP DNP CUT DNP

du Maurier Classic DNP DNP CUT T31 T13 CUT

Tournament 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Kraft Nabisco Championship DNP T17 T6 T31 T32 T16 CUT T48 T9 T10 T17

LPGA Championship T36 T11 T44 CUT T7 CUT T18 T4 T37 T19 T40

U.S. Women's Open CUT CUT T36 T13 T22 CUT T36 CUT CUT T25 CUT

du Maurier Classic T19 T44 1 T10 T11 DNP WD T24 T9 T34 CUT

Tournament 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Kraft Nabisco Championship CUT T36 CUT T48 T23 T35 T20 CUT

LPGA Championship CUT CUT CUT T23 CUT T16 T56 T46

U.S. Women's Open T50 T51 CUT T32 CUT T24 T25 T38

Women's British Open ^ CUT CUT CUT T42 T39 1 T23
^ The Women's British Open replaced the du Maurier Classic as an LPGA major in 2001.
Steinhauer won the British Open in 1998 and 1999 before it was considered a major.
LA = Low Amateur
DNP = did not play.
CUT = missed the half-way cut.
"T" = tied
Green background for a win. Yellow background for a top-10 finish.

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