IOWA WOMEN'S AMATEUR HISTORY

2020 – Joy Chou, Ames (217) @ Elmwood Country Club
2019 – Paige Hoffman, West Des Moines (210) @ Otter Creek Golf Course
2018 – Sierra Hargens, Cedar Rapids (228) @ Spirit Hollow Golf Club
2017 – Britta Snyder, Ames (216) @ Hyperion Field Club
2016 – Jessie Sindlinger, Charles City (217) @Finbine Golf Course
2015 – Jenny Greaser, Cedar Falls (207) @Coldwater Golf Links
2014 – Megan Furnish, Cedar Rapids (221) @Centennial Oaks Golf Club
2013 – Megan Furnish, Cedar Rapids (229 @Mason City Country Club
2012 – Kimmy Askelson, Cedar Rapids (226) @Des Moines Golf & Country Club
2011 – Kristin Paulson, Ottumwa (202) @Sunnyside Country Club
2010 – Kristin Paulson, Ottumwa (217) @Finkbine Golf Course
2009 – Jenny Graeser, Cedar Falls (227) @Hyperion Field Club
2008 – Pennapa Pulsawath, Ames (219) @Bos Landen Golf Resort
2007 – Kendra Hanson, Forest City (217) @Spirit Hollow Golf Course
2006 –  Jennie Arseneault, Grinnell (210) @Des Moines Golf & Country Club (South)
2005 – Jennie Arseneault, Grinnell (211) @The Harvester Golf Club
2004 – Jennie Arseneault, Grinnell (204) @Elmwood Country Club
2003 – Jenny Heinz, Waterloo (213) @Dodge Riverside Golf Club
2002 – Sarah Gilbert, Ankeny (214) @Fort Dodge Country Club
2001 – Mary Anne Locher, Mt. Vernon @Finkbine Golf Course
2000 – Patricia Martinson, Marion @Glen Oaks Country Club
1999 – M.C. Mullen, Peosta @Elmcrest Country Club
1998 – Stacy Bergman @Ottumwa Country Club
1997 – Christine Cervetti-Kiel @Burlington Golf Club
1996 – Ann Slater @Willow Creek Golf Course
1995 – Beth Duenow @Sunnyside Country Club
1994 – Paige Hoefle @Des Moines Golf & Country Club
1993 – Becky Biehl @Oneota Country Club
1992 – Betsy Bro, Des Moines @Pleasant Valley Golf Club
1991 – Lea Biehl @Beaver Hills Country Club
1990 – Lea Biehl @Clinton Country Club
1989 – Ann Vandermillen @Wakonda Club
1988 – Ann Vandermillen @Spencer Golf & Country Club
1987 – Betsy Bro, Des Moines @Mason City Country Club
1986 – Betsy Bro, Des Moines @Davenport Country Club
1985 – Betsy Bro, Des Moines @Green Valley Golf Course
1984 – Deb Lewis @Des Moines Golf & Country Club
1983 – Betsy Bro, Des Moines @Elmcrest Golf & Country Club
1982 – Barb Thomas @Sunnyside Country Club
1981 – Bard Thomas @Burlington Golf Club
1980 – Dorea Mitchell @Ceder Rapids Country Club
1979 – Barb Thomas @Ottumwa Country Club
1978 – Dorea Mitchell @Lake Creek Country Club
1977 – Linda Frisch @Beaver Hills Country Club
1976 – Susan Shinn @Elmwood Country Club
1975 – Anita Harsch, Burlington @Mason City Country Club
1974 – Susan Shinn, Waterloo @Lakeshore Golf & Country Club
1973 – Linda Shelldorf Frisch @Des Moines Golf & Country Club
1972 – Mrs. Fred Nydle, Ottumwa @Crow Valley Golf & Country Club
1971 – Melaine Schuller @Westwood Park Golf Course
1970 – Mrs. Fred Nydle, Ottumwa @Dubuque Golf & Country Club
1969 – Miss Jacqueline Fladoos, Dubuque (308) @Sioux City Boat Club
1968 – Mrs. Fed Nydle, Ottumwa (312) @Spencer Country Club
1967 – Miss Jacqueline Fladoos, Dubuque (307) @Cedar Rapids Country Club
1966 – Miss Jacqueline Fladoos, Dubuque (298) @Marshalltown Country Club
1965 – Mrs. Fred Nydle, Ottumwa (333) @Wakonda Club
1964 – Miss Royleen Tipton, Coralville (307) @Ottumwa Country Club
1963 – Mrs. Fred Nydle, Ottumwa (312) @Dodge Park Golf Course
1962 – Miss Sharon Fladoos, Dubuque (297) @Gates Park Golf Club
1961 – Miss Sharon Fladoos, Dubuque (307) @Ottumwa Country Club
1960 – Miss Sharon Fladoos, Dubuque (296) @Hyperion Field Club
1959 – Mrs. Les Johnstone, Mason City (296) @Mason City Country Club
1958 – Miss Judith Kimball, Sioux City (311) @Cedar Rapids Country Club
1957 – Mrs. Les Johnstone, Mason City (312) @Fort Dodge Country Club

Prior to 1957 the champion was determined by match play
1956 – Miss Andrea Cohn, Waterloo @Clinton Country Club
1955 – Mrs. Les Johnstone, Mason City @Davenport Country Club
1954 – Mrs. Les Johnstone, Mason City @Sunnyside Country Club
1953 – Mrs. Fred Nydle, Ottumwa @Elmcrest Country Club
1952 – Mrs. John Germain, Atlantic @Des Moines Golf & Country Club
1951 – Mrs. Les Johnstone, Mason City @Mason City Country Club
1950 – Miss Mary Louise Cordingly, Des Moines @Clinton Country Club
1949 – Mrs. H.R. Staats, Davenport @Davenport Country Club
1948 – Miss Mary Louise Cordingly, Des Moines @Sunnyside Country Club
1947 – Miss Mary Louise Cordingly, Des Moines @Cedar Rapids Country Club
1946 – Miss Shirley Mueller, Dubuque @Hyperion Field & Motor Club
1945-1943 – NO CHAMPIONSHIP – WORLD WAR II
1942 – Miss Phyllis Otto, Atlantic @Des Moines Golf & Country Club
1941 – Miss Ann Casey, Mason City @Davenport Country Club
1940 – Miss Phyllis Otto, Atlantic @Wakonda Club
1939 – Miss Edith Estabrook, Dubuque @Cedar Rapids Country Club
1938 – Miss Ruth Smith, Ottumwa @Mason City Country Club
1937 – Miss Edith Estabrook, Dubuque @Sunnyside Country Club
1936 – Miss Edith Estabrook, Dubuque @West Okoboji Golf Club
1935 – Miss Edith Estabrook, Dubuque @Davenport Country Club
1934 – Miss Lucille Robinson, Des Moines @Des Moines Golf & Country Club
1933 – Miss Lucille Robinson, Des Moines @Sunnyside Country Club
1932 – Miss Lucille Robinson, Des Moines @Mason City Country Club
1931 – Miss Lucille Robinson, Des Moines @Hyperion Field Club
1930 – Mrs. Austin Pardue, Sioux City @Cedar Rapids Country Club
1929 – Miss Lucille Robinson, Des Moines @Des Moines Golf & Country Club
1928 – Miss Francis Drake, Clear Lake @Sioux City Country Club
1927 – Miss Elizabeth Curtis, Clinton @Rock Island Arsenal Golf Club
1926 – Miss Elizabeth Curtis, Clinton @Wakonda Club
1925 – Mrs. C.D. Waterman, Rock Island, IL @Cedar Rapids Country Club
1924 – Mrs. C.D. Waterman, Rock Island, IL @Sunnyside Country Club

The 1923 & 1922 event were invitational only
1923 – Miss Ruth Harwood, @Hyperion Field Club
1922 – Miss Margaret Addington, Waterloo @Sunnyside Country Club

The first Women’s Amateur was played in 1922 and began as a match play competition from 1925 – 1956. In 1957 began medal play competition. Participants must maintain a residence in the state of Iowa or be a student at an Iowa college or university. Players must have an individual memberships or be a member of a member club with the IWGA. The field will be limited to the first 120 players. In case of a full field, the criteria for choosing players will be: 1st Criteria – have played 3 out of the last 5 tournaments will be given preference; 2nd Criteria – have played 2 out of the last 4 tournaments will be given preference; 3rd Criteria – have played in the previous years’ tournaments; 4th Criteria – have lowest handicap and earliest date of entry. The Championship proper consists of 54 holes of stroke play.

The Fladoos trophy

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