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Bank of Hope Founders Cup

Current Venue: Wildfire Golf Club at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort and Spa

Tournament pages: 2012 - 2013 - 2014 - 2015 - 2016 - 2017

Tournament History:

• 2017-Present: JTFounders Cup
• 2014-2016: JTBC Founders Cup
• 2012: Tournament expanded to 4 days and a cash purse was instituted
• Debuted in 2011 as a tribute to LPGA founders
• Players did not receive a cash prize. The $1 million purse was donated to charity, half to individual charities chosen by the top-10 players
• Players who made the cut received their prize in virtual earnings for the LPGA Official money list

Tournament Winners
Year
Date
Champion
Purse $
/
Winner's earnings
Score
Margin of
victory
/
strokes
Runner-up
2017
Mar
16-19
Anna Nordqvist SWE
1,500,000
225,000
2
In Gee Chun KOR
2016
Mar
17-20
Sei Young Kim KOR
1,500,000
225,000
5
Lydia Ko NZL
2015
Mar
19-22
Hyo Joo Kim KOR
1,500,000
225,000
3
Stacy Lewis
USA
2014
Mar
20-23
Karrie Webb AUS
1,500,000
225,000
1
Stacy Lewis
USA
2013
Mar
14-17
Stacy Lewis USA
1,500,000
225,000
3
Ai Miyazato JAP
2012
Mar
15-18
Yani Tseng TPE
1,500,000
225,000
270
-18
1
 
2011
Mar
18-20
Karrie Webb AUS
1,000,000
200,000
204
-12
1
 
Tournament Record Score
Year
Player
Aggregate
To Par
2016
Kim Sei-Young
261
-27
Tournament Record
Year
Player
Score
Round
2017
Anna Nordqvist
61 (-11)
3rd
2016
Kim Sei-Young
62 (-10)
4th
2016
Lee Mi-hyang
62 (-10)
1st
2014
Cristie Kerr
Hee-Won Han
Karrie Webb
63 (-9)
63 (-9)
63 (-9)
3rd
4th
4th
2013
Ai Miyazato
63 (-9)
1st
2012
Yani Tseng
65 (-7)
1st
2011
Hee Young Park
65 (-7)
1st
2011 Charities
Pos.
Player Charity
Money
list
earnings
Donation
1
Karrie Webb Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation / Japan Relief Charity TBD
150,000
200,000
2
Brittany Lincicome The First Tee of St. Petersburg
85,110
77,500
2
Paula Creamer Japan Relief Charity TBD
85,110
77,500
4
Cristie Kerr Birdies for Breast Cancer/Muhammad Ali Parkinson's Foundation
55,362
40,000
5
Angela Stanford The Morgan Pressel Foundation
44,561
30,000
6
Mindy Kim Make A Wish Foundation of Central Florida
36,459
25,000
7
Morgan Pressel The Morgan Pressel Foundation
28,267
17,500
7
Sun Young Yoo Japan Relief Charity TBD
28,267
17,500
9
Seon Hwa Lee American Heart Association
24,036
10,000
10
Sarah Jane Smith Japan Relief Charity TBD
20,344
1,667
10
Stacy Prammanasudh Special Olympics of Tulsa, Oklahoma
20,344
1,667
10
Sandra Gal Japan Relief Charity TBD
20,344
1,667




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