Lorie Kane

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Lorie Kane
— Golfer —
2007 LPGA Championship - Lorie Kane (1).jpg
Personal information
Born (1964-12-19) December 19, 1964 (age 49)
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Nationality  Canada
Residence Orlando, Florida, U.S.
Career
College Acadia University
Turned professional 1993
Current tour(s) LPGA Tour (joined 1996)
Professional wins 8
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour 4
Other 4
Best results in LPGA major championships
Kraft Nabisco C'ship 8th: 2005
LPGA Championship T12: 2001
U.S. Women's Open 4th/T4: 1999, 2005
du Maurier Classic T5: 2000
Women's British Open T6: 2006
The Evian Championship DNP
Achievements and awards
LPGA Heather Farr
Player Award
1998
LPGA William and
Mousie Powell Award
2000

Lorie Kane, CM (born December 19, 1964 in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada) is a professional golfer on the LPGA Tour. She began her career on the LPGA Tour in 1996 and has four career victories on the tour. She became a member of the Order of Canada at a ceremony in December 2006.[1][2]

Kane is a graduate of Acadia University in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Professional wins (8)[edit]

LPGA Tour wins (4)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner-up
1 Aug 6, 2000 Michelob Light Classic −11 (68-66-71=205) 3 strokes United States Kristi Albers
2 Oct 1, 2000 New Albany Golf Classic −11 (74-67-68-68=277) Playoff South Korea Mi-Hyun Kim
3 Nov 5, 2000 Mizuno Classic −12 (70-68-66=204) Playoff Sweden Sophie Gustafson
4 Feb 10, 2001 LPGA Takefuji Classic −11 (70-69-66=205) 2 strokes Sweden Annika Sörenstam

LPGA Tour playoff record (2–7)

No. Year Tournament Opponent(s) Result
1 1997 State Farm Rail Classic United States Cindy Figg-Currier, United States Kris Tschetter Figg-Currier won with birdie on first extra hole
2 1997 ITT LPGA Tour Championship United States Pat Hurst
Sweden Annika Sörenstam
Sörenstam won with par on third extra hole
Hurst eliminated with par on first hole
3 1999 Chick-fil-A Charity Championship Australia Rachel Hetherington Lost to birdie on first extra hole
4 1999 Japan Airlines Big Apple Classic United States Sherri Steinhauer Lost to birdie on fifth extra hole
5 2000 New Albany Golf Classic South Korea Mi-Hyun Kim Won with birdie on first extra hole
6 2000 Mizuno Classic Sweden Sophie Gustafson Won with birdie on first extra hole
7 2002 LPGA Takefuji Classic Sweden Annika Sörenstam Lost to birdie on first extra hole
8 2003 Giant Eagle LPGA Classic Philippines Jennifer Rosales, Sweden Annika Sörenstam,
Australia Rachel Teske
Teske won with birdie on third extra hole
9 2004 Safeway Classic South Korea Hee-Won Han Lost to birdie on first extra hole

Other wins[edit]

Legends Tour wins (2)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runners-up
1 Aug 7, 2011 Wendy's Charity Challenge −7 (65) 5 strokes United States Rosie Jones, United States Kris Tschetter
2 Sep 28, 2013 The Legends Championship −3 (71-70-72=213) 2 strokes United States Laurie Rinker, United States Val Skinner

Results in LPGA majors[edit]

Tournament 1991 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Kraft Nabisco Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP T18 T29 T35
LPGA Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP T16 T30 T26 CUT
U.S. Women's Open DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP T48 T19 4 T17
du Maurier Classic ^ CUT CUT CUT T67 T36 T30 CUT T6 T5
Tournament 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Kraft Nabisco Championship T42 T9 T39 T35 8 T58 CUT DNP DNP DNP
LPGA Championship T12 T33 T34 T49 T46 CUT T62 T40 CUT T64
U.S. Women's Open T7 T18 T22 T29 T4 T24 DNP DNP DNP CUT
Women's British Open T46 CUT T19 CUT T58 T6 CUT DNP DNP DNP
Tournament 2011 2012 2013
Kraft Nabisco Championship DNP T79 DNP
LPGA Championship T57 CUT T58
U.S. Women's Open DNP 63 CUT
Women's British Open T43 CUT DNP
The Evian Championship ^^ DNP

^ The Women's British Open replaced the du Maurier Classic as an LPGA major in 2001.
^^ The Evian Championship was added as a major in 2013.
DNP = did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied
Yellow background for top-10.

Summary[edit]

  • Starts – 59
  • Wins – 0
  • 2nd place finishes – 0
  • 3rd place finishes – 0
  • Top 3 finishes – 0
  • Top 5 finishes – 3
  • Top 10 finishes – 8
  • Top 25 finishes – 17
  • Missed cuts – 15
  • Most consecutive cuts made – 9
  • Longest streak of top-10s – 2

Team appearances[edit]

Amateur

Professional

  • World Cup (representing Canada): 2005, 2006, 2008
  • Handa Cup (representing World team): 2010, 2011, 2012 (tie), 2013 (winners)

References[edit]

External links[edit]