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LPGA Player Profile: Beatriz Recari


With the start of the 2018 LPGA just a few days away, I would like to sneak in one more player profile.

The player I have chosen today is:

**All stats now updated through the 2018 LPGA season.

Beatriz Recari

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Born:  4/21/87 (30 years old)
Hometown:  Pamplona, Spain
Resides:  Orlando, Fla.
Rookie Year: 2010
2017 Earnings:  $197,765 (77th)


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Beatriz Recari holds her 2013 Kia Classic Trophy.

Beatriz has won 3 times on the LPGA tour:

  • 2010 - CVS/Pharmacy LPGA Challenge
  • 2013 - Kia Classic
  • 2013 Marathon Classic


Beartriz Recari with yours truly.


Best finishes in major championships
  • ANA Inspiration - 25th in 2013
  • KPMG Women's PGA Championship - 19th in 2013
  • U.S. Women's Open - 27th in 2011
  • Ricoh Women's British Open - 14th in 2016
  • The Evian Championship -9th in 2013

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Career Stats:

  • 222 career starts
  • 156 cuts made (70.3%)
  • 26 top ten finishes (11.7%)
  • Has $3,180,880 in career earnings (103rd on the all-time LPGA career money list)

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Beatriz was one of just 3 players who did not miss a cut the entire 2012 season.



Other career highlights:

  • Carded a career low 63 in the final round of the 2015 Honda LPGA Classic.
  • In 2013, had two victories and seven additional top ten finishes as she crossed the $1 million mark in season earnings for the first time in her career.
  • One of only three players who did not miss a cut in 2012.
  • Finished runner-up to fellow Spaniard Azahara Munoz in the 2010 Louise Suggs Rookie of the Year race.
  • Finished 10th at the 2009 LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament to earn Priority List Category 12 for the 2010 season.
  • Qualified for Ladies European Tour (LET) membership in 2005 and captured her first professional victory at the LET's 2009 Finnair Master in Helinski, Finland.


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Beatriz (with Azahara Munoz, Belen Mozo, and Carlota Ciganda) was a member of victorious Team Spain at the inaugural UL International Crown.

Special Achievements:


  • In 2014, was a member of the victorious Team Spain at the inagural UL International Crown. She posted a 2-1-1 record.
  • Competed on the European Solheim Cup team in 2013 and posted a 3-1-1 record

Links to Previous Player Profiles:


This Week's Trivia Question: (for those who may have missed it earlier)


Who is the highest ranked player on the new 2019 LPGA Priority List, without an LPGA victory?

For the answer to this week's trivia question press here.

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