Kathy Postlewait

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Kathy Postlewait
Personal information
Born (1949-11-11) November 11, 1949 (age 67)
Norfolk, Virginia
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Nationality  United States
College East Carolina University
Turned professional 1972
Retired 1999
Former tour(s) LPGA Tour (1974-1999)
Professional wins 4
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour 4
Best results in LPGA major championships
ANA Inspiration T2: 1990
Women's PGA C'ship T3: 1988
U.S. Women's Open T9: 1987
du Maurier Classic 6th: 1987

Kathy Postlewait (born November 11, 1949) is an American professional golfer who played on the LPGA Tour.

Postlewait won four times on the LPGA Tour[1] between 1983 and 1989.[2]

Professional wins[edit]

LPGA Tour wins (4)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning Score Margin of
1 Oct 2, 1983 San Jose Classic −6 (73-72-68=213) 1 stroke Sweden Charlotte Montgomery
2 Feb 1, 1987 Mazda Classic −2 (73-72-72-69=286) Playoff United States Betsy King
3 Jun 26, 1988 McDonald's Championship −8 (69-68-69-70=276) 1 stroke United States Patty Sheehan
4 Apr 30, 1989 Sara Lee Classic −13 (68-66-69=203) 1 stroke United States Val Skinner

LPGA Tour playoff record (1–4)

No. Year Tournament Opponent(s) Result
1 1981 West Virginia Bank Classic United States Susie McAllister
Australia Penny Pulz
United States Alice Ritzman
United States Hollis Stacy
Stacy won with birdie on first extra hole
2 1982 Orlando Lady Classic United States Patty Sheehan Sheehan won with par on fourth extra hole
3 1982 West Virginia LPGA Classic United States Hollis Stacy Lost to par on first extra hole
4 1987 Mazda Classic United States Betsy King Won with par on first extra hole
5 1988 USX Golf Classic United States Rosie Jones Lost to birdie on first extra hole


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