The 2015 ShopRite LPGA Classic is taking place from May 29-31, 2015, on the Bay Course at the Stockton Seaview Golf Club in Galloway Township, New Jersey, just north of Atlantic City. Here is a list of the prize money up for grabs for the women players at the 2015 ShopRite LPGA Classic.
First played in 1986, the ShopRite LPGA Classic has been won the most times by both Betsy King (1987, 1995, 2001) and Annika Sorenstam (1998, 2002, 2005) with three wins each. Juli Inkster (1986, 1988) and last year’s winner Stacy Lewis (2012, 2014) are tied for the second most wins with two each.
Stacy Lewis is back to defend her title in 2015, and she is joined by a stellar LPGA field that includes Cristie Kerr, Michelle Wie, Lexi Thompson, Paula Creamer, Belen Mozo, Natalie Gulbis, Sandra Gal and Suzann Pettersen. Click any name to see hot photos of that woman golfer.
The total prize money for the 2015 ShopRite LPGA Classic is $1.5 million, the same amount as last year and since 2010. The winner’s share is set in stone while the other amounts can vary a bit based upon how many women make the cut and ties.
Golf prize money up for grabs for women players at 2015 ShopRite LPGA Classic
- Winner – $225,000
The winner of the 2015 ShpRite LPGA Classic will earn a cool $225,000. The same amount of money earned by Stacy Lewis when she won the tournament in 2014, and all the winners dating back to 2010.
- Second place – $138,527
Second place at the 2015 ShopRite LPGA Classic is worth $138,527. The same amount of money earned by Christina Kim when she finished in second place at this tournament last year.
- Third place – $100,000
Third place is worth $100,000. Haej Kang, Anna Nordqvist, Gerina Piller, and Jennifer Johnson split $291,992 with each player earning $72,998 when they all tied for third place at the ShopRite LPGA Classic last year.
- Fourth place – $77,549
Fourth place at the 2015 ShopRite LPGA Classic is worth $77,549. The same amount of money earned by Jenny Shin (2013) and Catriona Matthew (2011) when they finished fourth in this tournament in the past.
- Fifth place – $62,000
- Sixth place – $51,000
- Seventh place – $42,851
Seventh place is worth $42,851. The same amount of prize money earned by Julieta Grenada when she finished in seventh place at the ShopRite LPGA Classic in 2014.
- Eighth place – $38,000
- Ninth place – $34,000
- Tenth place – $31,000