Jo Ann Prentice
|Jo Ann Prentice|
February 9, 1933 |
|Height||5 ft 5.5 in (1.66 m)|
|Former tour(s)||LPGA Tour|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in LPGA major championships
|Western Open||T2: 1966|
|Titleholders C'ship||4th: 1963|
|ANA Inspiration||71st: 1983|
|Women's PGA C'ship||T3: 1964|
|U.S. Women's Open||T2: 1962|
|du Maurier Classic||T44: 1979|
Prentice was elected to the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame in 1991, and is one of only eight golfers in it.
this list is incomplete
- 1954 Alabama Women's Amateur
LPGA Tour wins (6)
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||Margin of
|1||Mar 28, 1965||All State Ladies' Invitational||+2 (74-72=146)||1 stroke||Kathy Whitworth|
|2||May 15, 1967||Dallas Civitan Open||−3 (67-71-68-75=281)||1 stroke||Judy Kimball|
|3||Oct 30, 1972||Corpus Christi Civitan Open||Even (69-69-72=210)||Playoff|| Sandra Palmer
|4||Jan 7, 1973||Burdine's Invitational||−4 (69-71-72=212)||1 stroke||Beth Stone|
|5||Apr 21, 1974||Colgate-Dinah Shore Winner's Circle||+1 (71-71-74-73=289)||Playoff|| Jane Blalock
|6||May 12, 1974||American Defender-Raleigh Classic||−7 (65-72=137)||2 strokes||Laura Baugh|
Note: Prentice won the Colgate-Dinah Shore Winner's Circle (now known as the Kraft Nabisco Championship) before it became a major championship.
LPGA Tour playoff record (2–1)
|1||1972||Corpus Christi Civitan Open|| Sandra Palmer
|Won with birdie on tenth extra hole
Whitworth eliminated with birdie on third hole
|2||1974||Colgate-Dinah Shore Winner's Circle|| Jane Blalock
|Won with birdie on fourth extra hole
Haynie eliminated with par on second hole
|3||1974||Lady Errol Classic||Jane Blalock||Lost to birdie on first extra hole|
- Elliott, Len; Kelly, Barbara (1976). Who's Who in Golf. New Rochelle, New York: Arlington House. p. 153. ISBN 0-87000-225-2.
- LPGA All-Time Winners List Archived 2010-12-29 at the Wayback Machine.
- LPGA Tournament Chronology 1960-69 Archived 2011-06-29 at the Wayback Machine.
- LPGA Tournament Chronology 1970-79 Archived 2010-01-02 at the Wayback Machine.
- "Alabama Sports Hall of Fame - Birmingham, Alabama - Where Heroes Live Forever - Prentice". ashof.org. Retrieved November 2, 2016.
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