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1978 LPGA Championship

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Dates  June 8–11, 1978
Tour(s)  LPGA Tour
Par  72
Location  Mason, Ohio
Format  Stroke play - 72 holes
1978 LPGA Championship
Course(s)  Jack Nicklaus Golf Center

The 1978 LPGA Championship was the 24th LPGA Championship, held June 8–11 at Jack Nicklaus Golf Center at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio, a suburb northeast of Cincinnati.

Nancy Lopez, a 21-year-old tour rookie, won the first of her three major titles, all at the LPGA Championship. She finished at 275 (−13), six strokes ahead of runner-up Amy Alcott.

It was the sixth tour win for Lopez and her fourth consecutive in 1978, and she won the following week to run the streak to five.

Final leaderboard

Sunday, June 11, 1978



1978 LPGA Championship Wikipedia

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