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USGA Senior Women's Amateur Championship Records
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ENTRIES
 Largest
543 (2006, 2010)
 Smallest
53 (1964)
CHAMPIONS
 Oldest Champion
69/6/2 - Marlene Streit, 2003
 Most Victories
5 - Carolyn Cudone (1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972)
4 - Dorothy Porter (1977, 1980, 1981, 1983)
4 - Anne Sander (1987, 1989, 1990, 1993)
4 - Carol Semple Thompson (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002)
3 - Marlene Streit (1985, 1994, 2003)
3 - Diane Lang (2005, 2006, 2008)
 Most Consecutive Victories
5 - Carolyn Cudone (1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972)
4 - Carol Semple Thompson (1999. 2000, 2001, 2002)
 Most Times Runner-up
5 - Marlene Streit (1986, 1988, 1990, 1995, 1996)
 Winners of the U.S. Women's Amateur & USGA Senior Women's Amateur
Dorothy Porter (1949 Women's Amateur; 77, 1980-81, 83 Senior Women's Amateur)
Anne Sarder (1958, 1961, 1963 Women's Amateur; 1987, 1989-90, 1993 Senior Women's Amateur)
Marlene Streit (1956 Women's Amateur; 1985, 1994, 2003 Senior Women's Amateur)
Carol Semple Thompson (1973 Women's Amateur; 1999, 2000-02 Senior Women's Amateur)
 Winners of U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur and USGA Senior Women's Amateur
Ellen Port (1995-96, 2000, 2011 Women's Mid-Amateur; 2012 Senior Women's Amateur)
Carol Semple Thompson (1990, 1997 Women's Mid-Amateur; 1999-2002 Senior Women's Amateur)
COURSE
 Longest Course
6,225 yards - C.C. of Florida, Delray Beach, Fla., 1963
6,220 yards - Hershey Country Club (West Course), Hershey, Pa., 2012
 Shortest Course
5,515 yards - The Homestead (Cascades Course), Hot Springs, Virginia, 2009
5,650 yards - Ridglea C.C., Fort Worth, Texas, 1969
 Most Often Host Club of Championship
6 - Sea Island GC, St. Simons Island, Ga (1971, 1980, 1988, 1994, 2000, 2006)
3 - Manufacturers' G. & C.C., Oreland, Pa. (1962, 1972, 1987)
SCORING
 Lowest Score, First Round
67 - Toni Wiesner, Golden Horseshoe GC, Green Course, Williamsburg, Va., 1998
68 - Lisa Schlesinger, Honors Course, Chattanooga, Tenn., 2011
70 - Betty Probasco, TPC, The Woodlands, Texas, 1989
70 - Alice Dye, Hardscrabble C.C., Fort Smith, Ark., 1979
70 - Marlene Streit, Sheraton Savannah R. & C.C., Savannah, Ga., 1985
70 - Lisa Schlesinger, Hershey (Pa.) C.C. (West Course), 2012
 Lowest Score, Second Round
67 - Betty Probasco, Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 1991
68 - Toni Wiesner, Golden Horseshoe GC (Green Course), Williamsburg, Va., 1998
68 - Joan Higgins, The Homestead (Cascades Course), Hot Springs, Va., 2009
68 - Leigh Klasse, Fiddlesticks CC (Long Mean Course), Fort Myers, Fla., 2010
69 - Cecilia Mourgue D'Algue, Sea Island G.C. (Seaside Course), St. Simons Island, Ga., 2006
69 - Toni Wiesner, Sunriver (Ore.) Resort (Meadows Course), 2007
69 - Carolyn Creekmore, Tulsa (Okla.) C.C., 2008
 Lowest Score, First 36 Holes
135 - Toni Wiesner (67-68) Golden Horseshoe GC (Green), Williamsburg, Va, 1998
139 - Lisa Schlesinger (68-71), Honors Course, Chattanooga, TN, 2011 (medalist)
142 - Carolyn Creekmore (73-69) Tulsa (Okla.) C.C., 2008 (medalist)
142 - Joan Higgins (74-68), The Homestead (Cascades Course), Hot Springs, Va.,2009 (medalist)
 Lowest Score, Third Round
68 - Carol Ellis, Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 1991
70 - Muffy Marlio, at Lakewood G.C., Point Clear, Ala., 1986
 Low Score, 54 Holes
220 - Rosemary Thompson, Tucson (Ariz.) C.C., 1992
221 - Phyllis Preuss, Pine Needles L. & G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 1991
 Largest Margin of Victory
10 - Carolyn Cudone, Monterey Peninsula CC (Dunes), Pebble Beach, Calif., 1968
 Most Times Medalist
2 - Carol Semple Thompson (2002, 2005)
2 - Lisa Schlesinger (2011, 2012)
PLAYOFF
 Longest Playoff
22 holes - C.C. of Florida, 1963. (Marion Choate 81-17, Maureen Orcutt 81-19)
MATCH PLAY
Note: First year in this format was 1997.
 Largest Margin of Victory
8 and 7 - Anne Sander d. Arleene Wilkolaski, third round, Golden Horseshoe G.C. (Green Course), Williamsburg, Va., 1998
8 and 7 - Marlene Streit d. Mary Jane Barnes, first round, Sea Island G.C. (Seaside Course), St. Simons Island, Ga., 2000
8 and 7 - Elizabeth Haines d. Roberta Bolduc, second round, Sea Island G.C. (Seaside Course), St. Simons, Island, Ga., 2000
8 and 7 - Connie Shorb d. Mary Gale, second round, Mid Pines Inn and G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 2002
8 and 7 - Lisa Schlesinger d. Kim Cure, first round, The Honors Course, Chattanooga, Tenn., 2011
8 and 7 - Lecia Alexander d. Julie Harrison, quarterfinals, Hershey (Pa.) C.C. (West Course), 2012
8 and 6 - Marianne Towersey d. Valeta Pittman, first round, Mid Pines Inn and G.C., Southern Pines, N.C. , 2002
8 and 6 - Karen Mabli d. Lynne Jones, first round, Mid Pines Inn and G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 2002
8 and 6 - Diane Lang d. Annette Gaiotti, semifinal round, The Apawamis Club, Rye, N.Y., 2005
 Largest Margin of Victory, Final
6 and 5 - Diane Lang d. Toni Wiesner, Tulsa (Okla.) C.C., 2008
5 and 4 - Carol Semple Thompson d. Toni Wiesner, Sea Island G.C., (Seaside Course), St. Simons Island, Ga., 2000
 Longest Match
24 holes - Marlene Streit d. Marianne Towersey, semifinals, Barton Creek R. & C. (Foothills Course), Austin, Texas, 2003
 Longest Final Match
23 holes - Marlene Streit d. Nancy Fitzgerald, Barton Creek R. & C. (Foothills Course), Austin, Texas, 2003
 Most Extra-Hole Matches, Championship
13 - Golden Horseshoe G.C. (Green Course), Williamsburg, Va., 1998
11 - Fiddlesticks C.C. (Long Mean Course), Fort Myers, Fla., 2010
10 - Sea Island G.C. (Seaside Course), St. Simons Island, Ga., 2000
 Fewest Match-Play Holes Needed by Champion
85 - Ellen Port, Hershey (pa.) C.C. (West Course), 2012
 Most Match-Play Holes Needed by Champion
115 - Marlene Streit, Barton Creek R&C (Foothills Course), Austin, Texas, 2003
102 - Carol Semple Thompson, Desert Mountain (Cochise), Scottsdale, AZ, 1999
 Fewest Extra Hole Matches, Championship
2 - Allegheny C.C., Sewickley, Pa., 2001
 Most Match Play Victories
46 - Carol Semple Thompson
37 - Toni Wiesner
33 - Carolyn Creekmore
MISCELLANEOUS
 Holes-In-One
Sally Wessels, first round of stroke play qualifying, 3rd hole, Seaside Course at Sea Island G.C., St. Simons Island, Ga., 2000
Caroline Ramsey, second round of stroke play qualifying, 12th hole, Seaside Course at Sea Island G.C., St. Simons Island, Ga., 2000
Ouida Cunningham, second round of stroke play qualifying, 6th hole, Seaside Course at Sea Island G.C., St. Simons Island, Ga., 2000
Christine Malmgren, second round of stroke play qualifying, 17th hole, Seaside Course at Sea Island G.C., St. Simons Island, Ga., 2000
Sharon Kiel, second round of stroke play qualifying, 8th hole, Mid Pines Inn and G.C., Southern Pines, N.C., 2002
Nancy Smith, second round of match play, 15th hole, Pasatiempo Golf Club, Santa Cruz, California, 2004
Patricia French, second round of stroke play, 16th hole, Sunriver (Ore.) Resort, 2007
Carolyn Creekmore, first round, stroke play, 11th hole, The Homestead (Cascades Course), Hot Springs, Va., 2009
Deb Anderson, first round, stroke play, 5th hole, Fiddlesticks C.C. (Long Mean Course), Fort Myers, Fla., 2010
Anna Schultz, second round, match play, 17th hole, Hershey (Pa.) C.C. (West Course), 2012

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