Jenny Lidback

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Jenny Lidback
— Golfer —
Personal information
Full name Jenny Lidback
Born (1963-03-30)30 March 1963
Lima, Peru
Height 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Nationality  Peru
 United States
College Texas Christian University
Louisiana State University
Turned professional 1986
Retired 2003
Former tour(s) LPGA Tour (1989-2003)
Futures Tour
Professional wins 9
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour 1
Symetra Tour 8
Best results in LPGA major championships
(Wins: 1)
ANA Inspiration T10: 2000
Women's PGA C'ship T11: 1999
U.S. Women's Open 12th: 1996
du Maurier Classic Won: 1995
Women's British Open T56: 2001
Achievements and awards
Futures Tour
Player of the Year

Jenny Lidback (born 30 March 1963) is a professional golfer.

Lidback was born in Lima, Peru to Swedish parents.[1] She attended Texas Christian University and Louisiana State University.[2]

Lidback's rookie season on the LPGA Tour was 1989.[2] Her only win on the Tour came in 1995 at one of the major championships, the du Maurier Ltd. Classic. She had her best finish on the money list in the same year, placing 21st. She retired from tournament golf after the 2003 season.

Lidback became a U.S. citizen in May 2003.[2] Her nephew, Roberto Castro, plays on the PGA Tour.[3]

Professional wins (9)[edit]

LPGA Tour wins (1)[edit]

LPGA Tour major championships (1)
No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
1 Aug 27, 1995 du Maurier Classic −8 (71-69-68-72=280) 1 stroke Sweden Liselotte Neumann

LPGA Tour playoff record (0–1)

No. Year Tournament Opponents Result
1 1998 Sara Lee Classic United States Donna Andrews, United States Nancy Lopez,
United States Barb Mucha
Mucha won with birdie on second extra hole

Futures Tour wins (8)[edit]

  • 1986 (1) Cape Coral Classic
  • 1987 (3) Paradise Island Classic, Spring Valley Lake Classic, Oronoque Village Classic
  • 1988 (4) Cheval Classic, Imperial Lakes Classic, Lake Eufaula Classic, Bob Barbour Toyota Classic

Major championships[edit]

Wins (1)[edit]

Year Championship Winning score Margin Runner-up
1995 du Maurier Classic −8 (71-69-68-72=280) 1 stroke Sweden Liselotte Neumann

Team appearances[edit]


  • Handa Cup (representing World team): 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 (tie), 2013 (winners), 2014


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