Lisa Walters

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Lisa Walters
— Golfer —
Personal information
Full name Lisa Young Walters
Born (1960-01-09) January 9, 1960 (age 55)
Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Nationality  Canada
Residence Tampa, Florida, U.S.
College Florida State University
Status Professional
Retired 2000
Former tour(s) LPGA Tour (1984-1998)
Professional wins 3
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour 3
Best results in LPGA major championships
ANA Inspiration T17: 1987
Women's PGA C'ship 5th: 1984
U.S. Women's Open T19: 1998
du Maurier Classic T31: 1994
Women's British Open CUT: 2005
Achievements and awards
Canadian Golf Hall of Fame 2008

Lisa Walters (born January 9, 1960) is a Canadian professional golfer who played on the LPGA Tour. She competed under her maiden name Lisa Young until 1988.

Young was born in Prince Rupert, British Columbia. she won several amateur tournaments in British Columbia including three straight British Columbia Ladies' Championships. She played college golf at Florida State University where she was an All-American in 1981.

Walters joined the LPGA Tour in 1984 and won three times[1] between 1992 and 1998.[2]

Walters was inducted into the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame in 2008.[3]

Amateur wins[edit]

  • 1977 British Columbia Junior Championship
  • 1979 British Columbia Ladies' Championship
  • 1980 British Columbia Ladies' Championship
  • 1981 British Columbia Ladies' Championship

Professional wins[edit]

LPGA Tour wins (3)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of victory Runner(s)-up
1 Feb 22, 1992 Itoki Hawaiian Ladies Open –8 (72-71-65=208) 1 stroke United States Kristi Albers, United States Missie Berteotti
2 Feb 20, 1993 Itoki Hawaiian Ladies Open –6 (68-68-74=210) 1 stroke United States Nancy Lopez
3 Jun 14, 1998 Oldsmobile Classic –23 (67-67-65-66=265) 6 strokes United States Donna Andrews


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