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She set a record for both yearly earnings, at 6,472, and scoring average, at 70.73.
She delivered her second child in 1986 and the following year became the youngest inductee into the LPGA Hall of Fame.
“If anything, I’m sure we’ll tease each other about it,” Lopez said. Just every time I hit a good shot, she hit one better.” Ward Clayton has been involved with golf communications for 30-plus years, including stints with the Augusta Chronicle and PGA Tour and currently with Signature Group and Clayton Communications.
youngest woman ever to be inducted into the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Hall of Fame, Albany resident Nancy Lopez won forty-eight tournaments and earned more than million in prize money during her career.
The following year she won eight events and captured her second Vare Trophy with a stroke average of 71.2.
The 1980s proved to be Lopez's most successful period, both professionally and personally.
During her career she became a visible spokesperson for women's rights and Latino issues.
At age nine she won her age group at the California State Golf Championships and at twelve she won the New Mexico Women's Amateur. The following year she won nine tournaments, including a record five in a row. In 1978 the LPGA named her both rookie of the year and player of the year, and the Associated Press (AP) named her female athlete of the year.