Dewi Claire Schreefel

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Dewi Claire Schreefel
— Golfer —
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Personal information
Born (1985-11-12) 12 November 1985 (age 30)
Alkmaar, Netherlands
Height 5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)
Nationality  Netherlands
Residence Diepenveen, Deventer, Netherlands
Career
College University of Southern California
Turned professional 2008
Current tour(s) LPGA Tour (joined 2010)
Ladies European Tour
Former tour(s) Futures Tour (joined 2009)
Professional wins 2
Number of wins by tour
Ladies European Tour 1
Symetra Tour 1
Best results in LPGA major championships
ANA Inspiration T66: 2012
Women's PGA C'ship T57: 2011
U.S. Women's Open T36: 2013
Women's British Open T11: 2011
Evian Championship 70th: 2014

Dewi Claire Schreefel (born 12 November 1985) is a Dutch female professional golfer currently playing on the LPGA Tour and formerly on the Futures Tour.

Personal[edit]

Schreefel was born in Alkmaar, Netherlands on 12 November 1985. She resides in the village of Diepenveen located within the municipality of Deventer. Her father is Indonesian and her mother is Dutch.

Amateur and college career[edit]

As a junior player, Schreefel won the Dutch Stroke-Play Championship five times, in 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003 and 2004. She also won the 2004 Italian Women's Amateur Championship and the Dutch Match-Play Championship. She attended the University of Southern California where she was a member of the 2008 NCAA National Championship team, was the 2006 NCAA Individual champion, a three-time All-American and finished in the top-10 14 times. She had three wins during her college career.[1] She graduated with a bachelor's degree in sociology.[citation needed]

Professional career[edit]

Schreefel turned professional in 2008, and joined the Futures Tour on 27 January 2009. She had one win on the Futures Tour in her rookie season and finished tenth on the season-ending money list to earn LPGA Tour status for 2010, although she was unable to gain entry into any LPGA events in 2010 because of her low status on the LPGA priority list and she played a second full season on the Futures Tour that year. She finished tied for fourth place in the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament on 12 December 2010 to earn full playing status on the LPGA for 2011.[2]

Professional wins (2)[edit]

Ladies European Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner-up
1 7 Sep 2014 Helsingborg Open −17 (67-70-68-66=271) 7 strokes Australia Rebecca Artis

Futures Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runners-up
1 19 Jul 2009 ING New England Golf Classic −8 (69-64-69=202) 3 strokes South Korea Aimee Cho, United States Hannah Jun, Australia Kristie Smith

Results in LPGA majors[edit]

Results not in chronological order before 2015.

Tournament 2007 2009 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
ANA Inspiration CUT DNP DNP T66 CUT T71 CUT
Women's PGA Championship DNP DNP T57 T62 CUT 72 CUT
U.S. Women's Open DNP CUT CUT T57 T36 CUT CUT
Women's British Open DNP DNP T11 T47 T56 CUT CUT
The Evian Championship ^ CUT 70 DNP

^ The Evian Championship was added as a major in 2013
DNP = did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied

References[edit]

  1. ^ University of Southern California, USC Trojan Profile Retrieved 2011-07-30.
  2. ^ LPGA, LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament 10 December 2010, Retrieved 2011-07-30.

External links[edit]