Lorena Ochoa Invitational

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Lorena Ochoa Invitational
Tournament information
Location Guadalajara, México
Established 2008
Course(s) Guadalajara Country Club
Par 72
Length 6,626 yards (6,059 m)
Tour(s) LPGA Tour
Format Stroke play - 72 holes
Prize fund $1,000,000
Month played November
Tournament record score
Aggregate 269 In-Kyung Kim (2010)
To par −19 In-Kyung Kim (2010)
Current champion
United States Lexi Thompson

The Lorena Ochoa Invitational Presented by Banamex and Jalisco It Happens Within You is a women's professional golf tournament on the LPGA Tour. Hosted by Lorena Ochoa, the event debuted in November 2008 at the course where she learned to play, Guadalajara Country Club in Guadalajara, México.

The Lorena Ochoa Invitational is a 72-hole limited-field tournament, limited to 36 golfers. The top five golfers in the Rolex Women's World Rankings are invited, in addition to the top 26 players on the LPGA money list not already in the field via the rankings. Another five golfers are invited through sponsor exemptions.

The course at the Guadlajara Country Club is par-72 and 6,638 yards (6,070 m) at an elevation exceeding 5,000 feet (1,500 m) above sea level.[1]

Course layout[edit]

Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total[2]
Yards 350 384 545 420 405 170 376 179 507 3,336 475 336 435 152 364 391 405 223 521 3,302 6,638
Par 4 4 5 4 4 3 4 3 5 36 5 4 4 3 4 4 4 3 5 36 72

Winners[edit]

Year Dates Champion Country Winning score To par Margin
of victory
Runner(s)-up Purse
($)
Winner's
share
2013 Nov 14–17 Lexi Thompson  United States 72-64-67-69=272 −16 1 stroke United States Stacy Lewis 1,000,000 200,000
2012 Nov 8–11 Cristie Kerr  United States 67-69-67-69=272 −16 1 stroke South Korea Inbee Park
United States Angela Stanford
1,000,000 200,000
2011 Nov 10–13 Catriona Matthew  Scotland 69-68-68-71=276 −12 4 strokes South Korea I.K. Kim
Sweden Anna Nordqvist
1,000,000 200,000
2010 Nov 11–14 In-Kyung Kim  South Korea 69-68-68-64=269 −19 3 strokes Norway Suzann Pettersen 1,100,000 220,000
2009 Nov 12–15 Michelle Wie  United States 70-66-70-69=275 −13 2 strokes United States Paula Creamer 1,100,000 220,000
2008 Nov 13–16 Angela Stanford  United States 68-66-72-69=275 −13 1 stroke United States Brittany Lang
Sweden Annika Sörenstam
1,000,000 200,000

Tournament record[edit]

Year Date Player Score Round
2010 Nov 14 United States Angela Stanford 63 (−9) 4th

References[edit]

  1. ^ en.loi.mx - course information - accessed 2011-11-06
  2. ^ en.loi.mx - course - hole by hole - accessed 2011-11-06

External links[edit]