Four Former Spartans To Play In Inaugural Senior LPGA Championship

July 7, 2017

San Jose, Calif.--Four former San José State women's golf All-Americans will be playing in the Inaugural Senior LPGA Championship presented by Old National Bank, July 10-12, 2017, at the Pete Dye Course at French Lick, Ind.

The four former Spartans include Dina Ammaccapane, Dana Dormann, Tracy Hanson and Pat Hurst. The four are part of the field of 81 players that begin play on Monday.

The Golf Channel will provide coverage each of the three days of play from 4-6 p.m. Eastern/1-3 p.m. Pacific.

The Senior LPGA Championship celebrates women and their contributions to the game of golf. The LPGA Tour professionals in the field are age 45 and over. The 54-hole event will feature a total purse of $600,000, and there will be no cut.

Inaugural Senior LPGA Championship presented by Old National Bank

Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort , French Lick, Ind.

July 10-12, 2017

Former Spartans in the Field

Dina Ammaccapane



1990 Second Team All-American

19 years on LPGA

T2nd at 2000 State Farm Rail Classic

T4th at 2001 Giant Eagle LPGA Classic

T4th at 1994 Sara Lee Classic

Dana Dormann

Current Associate Head Coach at San José State

1987 Second Team All-American

1986 Honorable Mention All-American

1988 Academic All-American

1993 McCall’s LPGA Classic title

1992 Las Vegas LPGA International title

Second in the 1995 Rolex Rookie of the Year race to fellow Spartan Pat Hurst

Tracy Hanson

1991, 1992, 1993 First Team All-American

1991, 1992, 1993 Academic All-American

1990 Second Team All-American

Legends Tour Rookie

T2nd at Asahi Ryokuken International Championship

2nd at 1998 Rainbow Foods LPGA Classic, lost in a sudden-death playoff

Pat Hurst

1989, 1990 First Team All-American

6 wins, 1 major, on LPGA – 1998 Nabisco Dinah Shore

20 years on LPGA Tour

86 top-10 finishes

Five Rolex Cups played

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