• Recorded two victories: successfully defended her title at the
Giant Eagle LPGA Classic and won the Samsung World Championship.
• Recorded a total of six top-10 finishes, including a tie for fifth
at the Standard Register PING, a tie for sixth at both the Evian Masters
and Kathy Ireland Championship Honoring Harvey Penick, and a tie for
10th at The Office Depot Hosted by Amy Alcott.
• Carded a career-low round of 65 during the third round of the
Giant Eagle LPGA Classic.
• Was one of only eight players to win a tournament with all rounds
in the 60s (Giant Eagle LPGA Classic).
• Tied with Mhairi McKay for the Century 21® Fine Homes &
Estates Move of the Month Award for October and earned $2,500 as a result
of her three-spot jump up the money list that month.
2001 Stats (rank)
Rds under par: 46/88 (14) Rds in the 60s: 18/88 (45) Birdies:
Eagles: 10 (5) Greens in reg: 68.5% (27) Driving accuracy: 65.8%
Sand saves: 35.8% (127) Putting avg: 30.06 (62) Driving avg:
• In 2000, defeated Pat Hurst on the second hole of a sudden-death
playoff to win the Giant Eagle LPGA Classic and become the youngest
player (19 years old) to win an LPGA event since Amy Alcott won the
1975 Orange Blossom Classic; named the Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of
the Year on the strength of her win and seven additional top-20 finishes;
recorded her first career hole-in-one during the third round of the
Michelob Light Classic.
• In 1999, tied for fourth at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament
to earn exempt status for the 2000 season.
Delasin's impressive amateur career began in 1996 when she captured
the California Women's Championship and the U.S. Junior Girls Championship
titles. She was the 1997 SEA Games Gold Medal winner (team and individual)
and 1998 Junior World champion. She ended her amateur career with a
victory at the 1999 U.S. Women's Amateur.
5'6", brown hair, brown eyes...Started playing golf at the age of
8...Credits her parents, Arsenio and Salfe, as the individuals most influencing
her career...Has three siblings: Divina, Dodisa and Arsenio, Jr...Enjoys
dancing, singing karaoke and hanging out with friends...Qualified for
the Tour on her first attempt.
LPGA Victories, Awards, Etc.
LPGA Victories (3): 2000 Giant Eagle LPGA Classic. 2001
Giant Eagle LPGA Classic, Samsung World Championship.
LPGA Awards (1): 2000 Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year.
Major Championship History
The U.S. Women's Open became an LPGA major in 1950; the McDonald's LPGA
Championship Presented by AIG became a major in 1955; the Kraft Nabisco
Championship became a major in 1983; and the Weetabix Women's British
Open became a major championship in 2001. From 1979-2000 the LPGA's fourth
major was the du Maurier Classic. The Weetabix Women's British Open replaced
the du Maurier Classic in 2001. (KNC, Kraft Nabisco Championship; LPGA,
McDonald's LPGA Championship Presented by AIG; OPEN, U.S. Women's Open;
WB, Weetabix Women's British Open; DM, du Maurier Classic)
Courtesy LPGA, http://www.LPGA.com.
Born: 8/26/80 Lubbock, Texas
Residence: South San Francisco, Calif.
Rookie year: 2000
Career victories (last): 3 (2001)
Career-low round: 65
Career earnings (rank): $959,554 (105)
LPGA career holes-in-one: 1
Playoff record: 1-0