The following is a list of the prize money up for grabs for women golfers at the 2014 ShopRite LPGA Classic, which is being held from May 30th to June 1st, 2014, on the Bay Course at the Stockton Seaview Golf Club.
The Stockton Seaview Golf Club is located just off of Route 9 in Galloway Township, New Jersey, just a few miles north of Atlantic City. The Stockton Seaview Country Club is owned by Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, which is a state school.
The total prize money up for grabs at the 2014 ShopRite LPGA Classic is $1.5 million, the same amount of prize money that was paid out last year. The field for the tournament looks great with such LPGA stars as Lexi Thompson, Natalie Gulbis, Sandra Gal, Paula Creamer, Suzann Pettersen and Michelle Wie playing (click on any of those names for hot photos of that player).
Also playing are some talented youngsters trying to make a name for themselves on the LPGA Tour like Ryann O'Toole, Brooke Pancake, Gerina Piller, Kathleen Ekey, and Sarah Jane Smith. You can see more of the them at Hottest women LPGA golfers you don't know yet in 2014.
Belen Mozo, who just had one of the best showings of her career last week at the Airbus LPGA Classic is also playing. For more see Does Belen Mozo have the hottest body in women's golf on the LPGA Tour in 2014?
The ShopRite LPGA Classic played from 1986 to 2006, and then took break until 2010, and it has been played annually since then. Annika Sorenstam (1998, 2002, 2005) and Betsy King (1987,1995, 2001) are tied for the most wins in the ShopRite Classic at three each, while Juli Inkster has won the tournament twice (1986, 1988).
Golf prize money for women players up for grabs at 2014 ShopRite LPGA Classic
- Winner - $225,000
- Second Place - $138,191
Second place at the 2014 ShopRite Classic is worth $138,191. The same amount of money Shanshan Feng took home for her second place finish in 2013.
- Third Place - $100,248
Third place is worth $100,248. The same amount of money Hee Young Park earned with her third place finish last year.
- Fourth Place - $77,549
Fourth place is worth $77,549. The same amount Jenny Shinn earned for her fourth place finish in 2013.
- Fifth Place - $60,000 (estimate)
Fifth place is worth roughly $60,000. Gerina Piller, I.K. Kim, Jeong Jang, and Chie Arimura split $193,688, with each player earning $48,422, when they all tied for fifth place at the ShopRite LPGA Classic last year.