Inkster, Juli

Hometown:

USA

Santa Cruz,
California

Year Inducted:

2000

Induction Category:

LPGA

Birth Date:

Jun 24, 1960

Juli Inkster

Professional Majors: 7

  • Nabisco Dinah Shore: 1984, 1989
  • du Maurier Classic: 1984
  • U.S. Women’s Open: 1999, 2002
  • LPGA Championship: 1999, 2000

LPGA Tour Wins: 24

  • 1983: SAFECO Classic
  • 1985: Lady Keystone Open
  • 1986: Women’s Kemper Open, McDonald’s Championship, Lady Keystone Open, Atlantic City Classic
  • 1988: Crestar Classic, Atlantic City Classic, SAFECO Classic
  • 1989: Crestar Classic
  • 1991: LPGA Bay State Classic
  • 1992: JAL Big Apple Classic
  • 1997: Samsung World Championship of Women’s Golf
  • 1998: Samsung World Championship of Women’s Golf
  • 1999: Welch’s/Circle K Championship, Longs Drugs Challenge, Safeway LPGA Golf Championship
  • 2000: Longs Drugs Challenge, Samsung World Championship
  • 2001: Electrolux USA Championship Hosted by Vince Gill and Amy Grant
  • 2002: Chick-Fil-A Charity Championship hosted by Nancy Lopez
  • 2003: LPGA Corning Classic, Evian Masters
  • 2006: Safeway International Presented by Coca-Cola

Additional Wins: 9

  • 1982: Curtis Cup
  • 1986: JCPenney Classic
  • 1990: Spalding Invitational
  • 1996: Diners Club Matches
  • 1997: Diners Club Matches, Gillette Tour Challenge
  • 1999: Diners Club Matches
  • 2000: Hyundai Team Matches
  • 2004: Wendy’s 3-Tour Challenge

Solheim Cup Appearances: 11

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1992, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011
  • Captain: 2015, 2017

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • California’s Amateur of the Year: 1981
  • Bay Area Athlete of the Year: 1982
  • Broderick Award: 1982
  • LPGA Rookie of the Year: 1983
  • Female Athlete of the Year, San Jose Sports Association: 1985
  • Female Player of the Year, GWAA: 1999
  • Outstanding Women’s Golf Performer of the Year, ESPY: 2000
  • Thomas P. Infusino Award: 2004
  • William and Mousie Powell Award: 2004
  • ASAP Sports/Jim Murray Award, GWAA: 2008
  • Patty Berg Award: 2009