Carner, JoAnne

Hometown:

USA

Kirkland,
Washington

Year Inducted:

1982

Induction Category:

Pinehurst

Birth Date:

Apr 04, 1939

JoAnne Carner

Professional Majors: 2

  • U.S. Women’s Open: 1971, 1976

LPGA Tour Wins: 41

  • 1969: Burdine’s Invitational (as an amateur)
  • 1970: Wendell-West Open
  • 1971: Bluegrass Invitational
  • 1974: Bluegrass Invitational, Hoosier LPGA Classic, Desert Inn Classic, St. Paul Open, Dallas Civitan Open, Portland Ladies Classic
  • 1975: American Defender Classic, Girl Talk Classic, Peter Jackson Classic
  • 1976: Orange Blossom Classic, Lady Tara Classic, Hoosier Classic
  • 1977: Talk Tournament ’77, Borden Classic, National Jewish Hospital Open
  • 1978: Peter Jackson Classic, Borden Classic
  • 1979: Honda Civic Classic, Women’s Kemper Open
  • 1980: Whirlpool Championship of Deer Creek, Bent Tree Ladies Classic, Sunstar 80, Honda Civic Golf Classic, Lady Keystone Open
  • 1981: SR
  • 1982: Elizabeth Arden Classic, McDonald’s Classic, Chevrolet World Championship of Women’s Golf, Henredon Classic, Rail Charity Golf Classic
  • 1983: Chevrolet World Championship of Women’s Golf, Portland PING Championship
  • 1984: LPGA Corning Classic
  • 1985: Elizabeth Arden Classic, SAFECO Classic

Additional Wins: 13

  • 1956: U.S. Girls Junior Championship
  • 1957: U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship
  • 1959: Women’s Western Amateur
  • 1960: U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship
  • 1962: U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship
  • 1966: U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship
  • 1968: U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship
  • 1975: Wills Qantas Australian Ladies Open
  • 1977: LPGA Team Championship (with Judy Rankin)
  • 1978: Colgate Triple Crown
  • 1979: Colgate Triple Crown
  • 1982: JCPenney Classic (with John Mahaffey)
  • 1996: Sprint Titleholders Senior Challenge

Solheim Cup Appearances: 1

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Captain: 1990

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • Rookie of the Year: 1970
  • Player of the Year: 1974, 1981, 1982
  • Vare Trophy: 1974, 1975, 1981, 1982, 1983
  • Bob Jones Award: 1981
  • Seagrams Seven Crowns of Sport Award: 1982-83
  • Gold Tee Award: 1991
  • Eagle Award: 2003