Delasin at the 2008 LPGA Championship
August 26, 1980 |
Lubbock, Texas, U.S.
|Height||5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)|
|Current tour(s)||LPGA Tour (joined 2000)|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in LPGA major championships
|ANA Inspiration||T9: 2005|
|Women's PGA C'ship||T33: 2002|
|U.S. Women's Open||T12: 2000|
|du Maurier Classic||T23: 2000|
|Women's British Open||T26: 2002|
|Achievements and awards|
|LPGA Rookie of the Year||2000|
Delasin was born in Lubbock, Texas. She and grew up in San Francisco, California, where, as a student at Washington High, she won the boys' golf championship (the girls didn't have teams, so Delasin competed against the boys). She had dual American and Filipino citizenship but gave it up sometime before 1999. She had a strong amateur career, winning both the U.S. Girls' Junior, in 1996, and the U.S. Women's Amateur, in 1999.
Delasin has four career LPGA titles including the 2001 Samsung World Championship.
On January 20, 2008, Delasin and Jennifer Rosales of Team Philippines won the 4th Women's World Cup of Golf in Sun City, South Africa, with 4 birdies in the last 4 holes. The duo had a final round of 7-under-par 65 in the best ball, for a 54-hole aggregate of 18-under-par 198. Korea's Ji-Yai Shin and Eun Hee Ji were second on 200 after a final round 67, while Taiwan (Amy Hung and Yun Jye Wei) and Japan (Shinobu Moromizato and Miki Saiki) tied for third on 203. France's Gwladys Nocera and Virginie Lagoutte-Clement, were fifth on 205 following 67.
Amateur wins (5)
- 1996 California State Women's Championship, U.S. Girls' Junior
- 1997 Southeast Asia Games (team and individual)
- 1998 Junior World Golf Championships (Girls 15-17)
- 1999 U.S. Women's Amateur
Professional wins (5)
LPGA Tour wins (4)
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||Margin of
|1||Jul 30, 2000||Giant Eagle LPGA Classic||−11 (71-67-67=205)||Playoff||Pat Hurst|
|2||Jul 29, 2001||Giant Eagle LPGA Classic||−13 (69-69-65=203)||1 stroke||Tammie Green|
|3||Oct 7, 2001||Samsung World Championship||−11 (70-71-67-69=277)||4 strokes|| Se Ri Pak
|4||Nov 16, 2003||Mobile LPGA Tournament of Champions||−8 (72-71-68-69=280)||Playoff||Hee-Won Han|
LPGA Tour playoff record (2–0)
|1||2000||Giant Eagle LPGA Classic||Pat Hurst||Won with par on second extra hole|
|2||2003||Mobile LPGA Tournament of Champions||Hee-Won Han||Won with birdie on first extra hole|
Other wins (1)
- Espirito Santo Trophy (representing the Philippines): 1996, 1998
- World Cup (representing the Philippines): 2005, 2006, 2008 (winners)
- AAA Golf Boys' Annual Champions. CIF San Francisco Section. Retrieved 2014-08-13.
- ASAP Sports, U.S. Women's Amateur Interview with Dorothy Delasin 1999-08-12. Retrieved 2010-09-19.
- Rosales, Delasin win women's World Cup Archived March 11, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.