5’10”…Started playing golf at age 10…Hobbies include any sports, coloring and watching sports…If she didn’t choose the LPGA as a way to make a living, she would be a school teacher…Qualified for the LPGA Tour on her first attempt.
LPGA Tour Victories (1 win)
2022 in a Nutshell
19 events, 8 cuts made
24 events, 13 cuts made
Recorded two top-10 results, including a season-best runner-up finish at the DOW Great Lakes Bay Invitational
17 events, 14 cuts made, $253,035 (43)
Recorded two top-10 results, including a season-best T6 finish at the Gainbridge LPGA at Boca Rio
Recorded a career-low 64 during the second round of the Gainbridge LPGA
2019 Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational
12 events, 10 cuts made
Became a Rolex First-Time Winner at the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational playing with partner Jasmine Suwannapura
Finished a career-best 63rd on the Season Money List
Made seven cuts in a row to finish her 2019 LPGA Tour campaign
Winner of the 2019 Murphy USA El Dorado Shootout on the Symetra Tour
22 events, 11 cuts made
Recorded a season-best T11 at the LOTTE Championship presented by Hershey
25 events, 19 cuts made
Played in a career-high 25 events, with three top-10 finishes, posting a T9 result in each instance
Shot a career-low round of 65 twice in 2017 – in second round at the Bank of Hope Founders Cup and the final round at the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give
22 events, 8 cuts made
Has carded a career-low 66 three times, most recently in the final round of the JTBC Founders Cup
9 events, 4 cuts made
Season-best finish of a T23 at the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic
18 events, 6 cuts made
Season-best finish of a T7 at the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic2013
Played in three events in 2013. Her best finish was a T61 at the Safeway Classic
Played in 15 events in 2012. Her best finish was a T19 at the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open.
In June 2011, turned professional, played on the Symetra Tour – The Road to the LPGA in 2011 where she notched four top-20 finishes including tied for seventh at the Tate & Lyle Players Championship and Eagle Classic. Finished tied for ninth at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament, where she earned Priority List Category 11 for the 2012 LPGA season.
In addition to several other awards and accolades, Clanton enjoyed a successful amateur career, winning the 2010 North & South Amateur Championship. While at Auburn University she recorded two wins, including the 2009 NCAA Fall Preview. She was named the 2008 NGCA Freshman Player of the Year.
*Info provided from the LPGA Website
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