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Men's Golf Team
The Stanford men's golf team has a remarkable history. From its beginnings as a varsity sport in the early 1930s the teams have won 8 national championships (3rd behind Houston & Oklahoma St. since 1930), and its players have won 24 professional major championships (more than any other team) plus 7 US and British Amateur titles.
The names are legendary in American golf: from Lawson Little in the 1930s, to Bud Brownell, Sandy Tatumand Bob Rosburg in the 1940s, and after World War II the Farm has produced Tom Watson, Notah Begay and Tiger Woods. Since 1958 there have been more than 70 All-American seasons by Stanford players. Dozens of Stanford golfers have played professionally over the years.
But the golf history is only part of the story. There have been 3 USGA Presidents who played on Stanford's golf teams (Sandy Tatum, Grant Spaeth and Walter Driver) and numerous notables in the business world. As this story unfolds you are invited to read about more than 240 alums from 1932 to today and contribute updated information.
Women's Golf Team
The Stanford women's golf team has finished in the top 10 at the NCAA Championship sixteen times since 1982 and had 12 top 3 finishes in the Pac-10 conference.
From its beginnings as a varsity sport in the 1970s more than 40 All-Americans have been produced and Stanford golfers have won 5 US Open Championships, 4 PGA Championships, 4 US Amateur championships, 4 US Junior championships, an individual national collegiate championship and had 8 Curtis Cup participants.
At least 12 Stanford golfers have gone onto the LPGA including Hall of Famer Mickey Wright, Shelley Hamlin, Hillary (Homeyer) Lunke, Stephanie (Keever) Louden, Mhairi McKay, Jodi (Figley) Renner and Joanne Picillo. US 2009 Solheim Cup participant and LPGA winner, Michelle Wie, is currently a part-time student at Stanford. Anne Quast Sanders has had one of the most outstanding amateur careers with 3 US Amateur wins and 8 Curtis Cup appearances.
|Tiger Woods '96||4||3||3||4||3||-||1||3|
|Mickey Wright '54||4||4||5**||-||1|
|Tom Watson '72||2||1||5|
|Lawson Little '34||1||2*||2*|
|Bob Rosburg '48||1|
|Hilary Lunke '2002||1|
|Anne Quast Sanders '63||3|
|Joanne Pacillo '83||1|
|Sandy Tatum '42||1|
|Shelley Hamlin '71||1|
|Jamille Jose '88||1|
|Rich Marik '87||1|
|Scott Erickson '85||1|
|Kay Cornelius '81||1|
|Lori Castillo '78||1|
|Aly Trompas '75||1|
|Sihwan Kim '2011||1|
|* Considered major championships in 1934 & 1935 when Lawson Little won
** Titleholders Championship: 1961, 1962 Women's Western Open: 1962, 1963, 1966 considered major women's championships when Mickey Wright won
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