|Dates||June 23–26, 2011|
|Location||Pittsford, New York, U.S.|
|Course(s)||Locust Hill Country Club|
|Format||Stroke play - 72 holes|
|Length||6,534 yards (5,975 m)|
|Field||150 players, 78 after cut|
The 2011 LPGA Championship was the 57th LPGA Championship, held June 23–26 at Locust Hill Country Club in Pittsford, New York, a suburb southeast of Rochester. Known for sponsorship reasons as the Wegmans LPGA Championship, it was the second of four major championships on the LPGA Tour during the 2011 season. This was the second of four consecutive years the LPGA Championship was played at Locust Hill.
The champion was Yani Tseng, age 22, with a 269 (−19) to win by ten strokes over Morgan Pressel. It was Tseng's second LPGA Championship victory (2008) and fourth major championship. It was her third victory of 2011 and eighth career win on the LPGA Tour. It was the second consecutive year with a double-digit victory margin. Defending champion Cristie Kerr tied for third, eleven strokes back; she won by twelve strokes in 2010.
The field was composed of 150 players, which included one amateur, with the cut to the top 70 players and ties after the second round.
Past champions in the field
|Player||Country||Year(s) won||R1||R2||R3||R4||Total||To par||Finish|
|Cristie Kerr||United States||2010||72||72||67||69||280||−8||T3|
|Se Ri Pak||South Korea||1998, 2002, 2006||78||68||72||71||289||+1||T34|
|Juli Inkster||United States||1999, 2000||74||70||73||72||289|
|Laura Davies||England||1994, 1996||75||71||70||76||292||+4||T57|
All eight former champions in the field made the cut.
Thursday, June 23, 2011
|2||Paula Creamer||United States||67||−5|
|T3||Diana D'Alessio||United States||68||−4|
|Meena Lee||South Korea|
|Stacy Prammanasudh||United States|
|Angela Stanford||United States|
|Jennifer Johnson||United States|
|Stacy Lewis||United States|
|Ryann O'Toole||United States|
|Hee Young Park||South Korea|
|Morgan Pressel||United States|
Friday, June 24, 2011
The cut was at 146 (+2) or better and 78 players advanced to play on the weekend. The only amateur, 18-year-old Danielle Kang, made the cut. Kang was the U.S. Women's Amateur champion in 2010 and would repeat in 2011.
|2||Pat Hurst||United States||70-67=137||−7|
|Morgan Pressel||United States||69-69=138|
|Hee Young Park||South Korea||69-69=138|
|T6||Paula Creamer||United States||67-72=139||−5|
|Cindy Lacrosse||United States||70-69=139|
|Amy Yang||South Korea||70-69=139|
|9||Angela Stanford||United States||68-72=139||−4|
|Tiffany Joh||United States||71-70=141|
|Jimin Kang||South Korea||71-70=141|
|Meena Lee||South Korea||68-73=141|
|Stacy Lewis||United States||69-72=141|
|Stacy Prammanasudh||United States||68-73=141|
|Reilly Rankin||United States||73-68=141|
Saturday, June 25, 2011
|T2||Cindy Lacrosse||United States||70-69-69=208||−8|
|Morgan Pressel||United States||69-69-70=208|
|4||Hee Young Park||South Korea||69-69-72=210||−6|
|T5||Paula Creamer||United States||67-72-72=211||−5|
|Cristie Kerr||United States||72-72-67=211|
|Meena Lee||South Korea||68-73-70=211|
|Stacy Lewis||United States||69-72-70=211|
|T9||Katie Futcher||United States||75-68-69=212||−4|
|Pat Hurst||United States||70-67-75=212|
|I.K. Kim||South Korea||73-70-69=212|
Sunday, June 26, 2011
|Place||Player||Nation||Score||To par||Money ($)|
|2||Morgan Pressel||United States||69-69-70-71=279||−9||228,695|
|T3||Paula Creamer||United States||67-72-72-69=280||−8||132,512|
|Cristie Kerr||United States||72-72-67-69=280|
|T6||Meena Lee||South Korea||68-73-70-71=282||−6||77,630|
|Stacy Lewis||United States||69-72-70-71=282|
|Pat Hurst||United States||70-67-75-71=283|
- "2011 Wegmans LPGA Championship" (PDF). LPGA. Retrieved June 4, 2012.[permanent dead link]
- "Course Overview - Locust Hill Country Club". Wegmans LPGA Championship. Archived from the original on June 11, 2012. Retrieved November 20, 2011.
- "First round leaderboard, 2011 LPGA Championship". LPGA. Retrieved June 4, 2012.
- "Second round leaderboard, 2011 LPGA Championship". LPGA. Retrieved June 4, 2012.
- "Third round leaderboard, 2011 LPGA Championship". LPGA. Retrieved June 4, 2012.
- "Wegmans LPGA Championship: 2011 results". LPGA. Retrieved June 2, 2012.
- "Final round leaderboard, 2011 LPGA Championship". LPGA. Retrieved June 4, 2012.
2011 Kraft Nabisco Championship
|Major Championships||Succeeded by|
2011 U.S. Women's Open