Nancy Scranton

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Nancy Scranton
— Golfer —
Personal information
Full name Nancy Scranton
Born (1961-04-26) April 26, 1961 (age 55)
Centralia, Illinois
Nationality  United States
College Florida State University
University of Kentucky
Turned professional 1985
Current tour(s) LPGA Tour (1985–2008)
Professional wins 9
Number of wins by tour
LPGA Tour 3
Symetra Tour 1
Other 5
Best results in LPGA major championships
(wins: 1)
ANA Inspiration T6: 1991
Women's PGA C'ship T3: 1999, 2000
U.S. Women's Open T6: 1988
du Maurier Classic Won: 1991
Women's British Open CUT: 2001, 2002
Achievements and awards
LPGA Heather Farr
Player Award

Nancy Scranton (born April 26, 1961) is an American professional golfer.

Scranton was born in Centralia, Illinois. She attended Florida State University and the University of Kentucky. Her rookie season on the LPGA Tour was 1985. She has three tournament victories on the tour, including one major championship, the 1991 du Maurier Classic. Her best money list finish was 16th in 1991. She was a member of the United States team at the 2000 Solheim Cup.

Professional wins[edit]

LPGA Tour wins (3)[edit]

LPGA Tour major championships (1)
Other LPGA Tour (2)
No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
1 Sep 15, 1991 du Maurier Classic −9 (72-75-64-68=279) 3 strokes United States Debbie Massey
2 Sep 27, 1992 Los Coyotes LPGA Classic −9 (73-68-73-65=279) 1 stroke United States Meg Mallon
3 Jan 23, 2000 Subaru Memorial of Naples −13 (66-71-68-70=275) Playoff Sweden Maria Hjorth

LPGA Tour playoff record (1–0)

No. Year Tournament Opponent(s) Result
1 2000 Subaru Memorial of Naples Sweden Maria Hjorth Won with par on second extra hole

Futures Tour wins (1)[edit]

  • 1984 Willow Creek Classic

Legends Tour wins (5)[edit]

Major championships[edit]

Wins (1)[edit]

Year Championship Winning score Margin Runner-up
1991 du Maurier Classic −9 (72-75-64-68=279) 3 strokes United States Debbie Massey

Team appearances[edit]


  • Solheim Cup (representing the United States): 2000
  • Handa Cup (representing the United States): 2007 (winners), 2009 (winners), 2010 (winners), 2011 (winners), 2012 (tie, Cup retained), 2013, 2014 (winners)

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