Top 60 Women’s Classic Event History

The GSGA Top 60 Women's Classic is a stroke play event open to female amateur golfers who are Georgia residents and members of a GSGA Member Club.  The event began in 1989 as the Top 40 Women's Classic.  In 2002, the competition was expanded to the Top 56.  One year later, it became the Top 60 Women's Classic.

Year
Champion
Hometown
Runner-Up
Result
Site
1989
Janet Olp
Marietta
73
Dunwoody Country Club
1990
Jenny Holder
Columbus
76
The Landings Club (Oakridge Course), Savannah
1990
Janet Olp
Marietta
75
Dalton Golf & Country Club
1991
Wendi Patteron
Atlanta
74
Houston Lake Country Club, Perry
1991
Eleanor Walker
Alpharetta
77
Dunwoody Country Club
1992
Eleanor Walker
Alpharetta
75
Green Island Country Club, Columbus
1992
Marty Goldthorp
Tucker
75
Dunwoody Country Club
1993
Lee Kaney (Burton)
Newnan
71
The Orchard Golf & Country Club, Clarkesville
1993
Lynn Bundy
Savannah
70
Dunwoody Country Club
1994
Lee Kaney (Burton)
Newnan
73
The Golf Club of Georgia, Alpharetta
1994
Patti Mayo (Huxford)
Canton
73
Dunwoody Country Club
1995
Wendy Patterson
Atlanta
144
Chapel Hills Golf Club, Douglasville
1995
Ginette Spinucci
Stone Mountain
72
Dunwoody Country Club
1996
Krissie Register
Roswell
149
Dunwoody Country Club
1997
Lee Burton
Newnan
76
Ansley Golf Club, Atlanta
1997
Nancy Smith
Savannah
151
Dunwoody Country Club
1998
Laura Coble
Augusta
143
Dunwoody Country Club
1999
Catherine Hadley
Columbus
151
Dunwoody Country Club
2000
Leigh Turner
Alpharetta
150
Dunwoody Country Club
2001
Shannon Silvernail
Macon
146
Dunwoody Country Club
2002
Charlotte Grant
Greensboro
151
The Lion Golf Club, Bremen
2003
Jean Reynolds
Newnan
142
Sea Island Golf Club (Seaside), St. Simons Island
2004
Julie Bartholomew
Marietta
145
Golf Club at Cuscowilla, Eatonton
2005
Jean Reynolds
Newnan
140
The Club at Savannah Harbor
2006
Kyu Ri Ban
Duluth
147
Barnsley Gardens, Adairsville
2007
Lauren Darnell
Gainesville
148
Champions Retreat Golf Club, Evans
2008
Leigh Crosby
Athens
146
Achasta Golf Club, Dahlonega
2009
Rebecca Durham
St. Simons Island
141
Reynolds Landing Golf Course, Greensboro
2010
Rebecca Durham
St. Simons Island
141
West Lake Country Club, Augusta
2011
Katie Burnett
Brunswick
141
The Brickyard at Riverside, Macon
2012
Emily Kurey
Alpharetta
140
Governors Towne Club, Acworth
2013
Haley Austin
McDonough
142
Green Island Country Club, Columbus
2014
Sydney Needham
Villa Rica
138
Rivermont Country Club, Johns Creek
2015
Avery George
Perry
143
Sky Valley Country Club
2016
Elisa Yang
Suwanee
147
Laurel Springs Golf Club
2017
Kayla Jones
Alpharetta
147
The Savannah Golf Club
2018
Amanda Doherty
Atlanta
134
The Manor Golf & Country Club, Alpharetta
2019
Kate Owens
Suwanee
146
Big Canoe Golf Club, Jasper
2021
Kate Owens
Suwanee
138
Barnsley Resort, Adairsville

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