Cathy Morse

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Cathy Morse
Personal information
Full name Catherine C. Morse
Born (1955-06-15) June 15, 1955 (age 61)
Rochester, New York
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Nationality  United States
Residence Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
College University of Miami
Status Professional
Former tour(s) LPGA Tour (1978-1993)
Professional wins 1
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour 1
Best results in LPGA major championships
ANA Inspiration T6: 1989
Women's PGA C'ship 6th: 1987
U.S. Women's Open 5th: 1983
du Maurier Classic T5: 1986

Catherine C. Morse (born June 15, 1955) is an American professional golfer who played on the LPGA Tour.

Morse was born in Rochester, New York. She won the 1972 New York State Junior Amateur, and the New York State Women's Amateur in 1974 and 1976. She was runner-up to Nancy Lopez in the 1972 U.S. Girls' Junior.[1]

Morse played college golf at the University of Miami. In 1977, she won the AIAW national individual intercollegiate golf championship and led her team to the team title. She was inducted into the university's Sports Hall of Fame in 2009.[2]

Morse joined the LPGA Tour in 1978 and won just once, at the 1982 Chrysler-Plymouth Charity Classic.[3][4][5] She dedicated the win to her late fiancé, Jim Meyer, who died four months earlier.[6]

Professional wins[edit]

LPGA Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
1 May 23, 1982 Chrysler-Plymouth Charity Classic Even (70-72-74=216) 3 strokes South Africa Sally Little


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