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2015 Rolex First-Time Winners

Name Country Tournament Score Victory Margin
Kris Tamulis United States Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic 71-68-67-65=271 (-17) Defeated Yani Tseng and Austin Ernst by one stroke
Sei Young Kim Republic of Korea Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic 70-68-72-68=278 (-14) Defeated Sun Young Yoo and Ariya Jutanugarn in a one-hole playoff
Hyo Joo Kim Republic of Korea JTBC Founders Cup 65-69-66-67=267 (-21) Defeated Stacy Lewis by three strokes
Minjee Lee Australia Kingsmill Championship Presented by JTBC 68-67-69-65=269 (-15) Defeated So Yeon Ryu by two strokes

2014 Rolex First-Time Winners

Name Country Tournament Score Victory Margin
Mi Hyang Lee South Korea Mizuno Classic 69-67-69=205 (-11) defeated Ilhee Lee and Kotono Komuza by one stroke in a five-hole sudden-death playoff
Lee-Anne Pace South Africa Blue Bay LPGA 67-66-67=200 (-16) defeated Caroline Masson by three strokes
Austin Ernst USA Portland Classic Presented by Cambia Health Solutions 69-69-69-67=274 (-14) defeated I.K. Kim by one stroke in a one-hole sudden-death playoff
Mirim Lee South Korea Meijer LPGA Classic presented by Kraft 70-64-67-69=270 (-14) defeated Inbee Park by one stroke in a two-hole sudden-death playoff
Mo Martin USA RICOH Women's British Open 69-69-77-72=287 (-1) defeated Suzann Pettersen and Shanshan Feng by one stroke
Lydia Ko New Zealand Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic 68-71-68-69=276 (-12) defeated Stacy Lewis by one stroke
Lizette Salas USA Kingsmill Championship Presented by JTBC 67-68-65-71=271 (-13) defeated Yani Tsent, Lexi Thompson and Sarah Jane Smith by four strokes

2013 Rolex First-Time Winners

Name Country Tournament Score Victory Margin
Amy Yang South Korea LPGA KEB • HanaBank Championship 67-71-69=207 (-9) defeated Hee Kyung Seo in a one-hole sudden-death playoff
Lexi Thompson USA Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia 67-63-66-69=265 (-19) defeated Shanshan Feng by four strokes
Ilhee Lee South Korea Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic 41-43-42-0=126 (-18) defeated Irene Cho by two strokes
Jennifer Johnson USA Mobile Bay LPGA Classic 67-70-65-65=267 (-21) defeated Pornanong Phatlum and Jessica Korda by one stroke

2012 Rolex First-Time Winners

Name Country Tournament Score Victory Margin
Jessica Korda USA ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open 72-70-73-74=289 (-3) defeated five players in a two-hole, sudden-death playoff
Azahara Munoz Spain Sybase Match Play Championship Match Play 2&1 in final match defeated Candie Kung
Shanshan Feng China Wegmans LPGA Championship 72-73-70-67=282 (-6) defeated Eun-Hee Ji, Suzann Pettersen, Stacy Lewis and Mika Miyazato by two strokes
Brittany Lang USA Manulife Financial LPGA Classic 69-65-67-67=268 (-16) defeated three players in a three-hole, sudden-death playoff
So Yeon Ryu South Korea Jamie Farr Toledo Classic Presented by Kroger, Owens Corning and O-1 67-68-67-62=26 (-20) defeated Angela Stanford by six strokes
Mika Miyazato Japan Safeway Classic Presented by Coca-Cola 65-68-70=203 (-13) defeated Brittany Lincicome and Inbee Park by two strokes

2011 Rolex First-Time Winners

Name Country Tournament Score Victory Margin
Sandra Gal Germany Kia Classic 67-68-70-71=276 (-16) defeated Jiyai Shin by one stroke.
Stacy Lewis USA Kraft Nabisco Championship 66-69-71-69=275 (-13) defeated Yani Tseng by three strokes.
Momoko Ueda JAPAN Mizuno Classic 67-64-69=200 (-16) defeated Shanshan Feng in a three-hole playoff.
Hee Young Park SOUTH KOREA CME Group Titleholders 71-69-69-70=279 (-9) defeated Sandra Gal and Paula Creamer by two strokes.

2010 Rolex First-Time Winners

Name Country Tournament Score Victory Margin
Beatriz Recari Spain CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge 68-66-70-70=274 (-14) defeated Gwladys Nocera by one stroke.
Sun Young Yoo South Korea Sybase Match Play Championship 3&1 defeated Angela Stanford in final round

2009 Rolex First-Time Winners

Name Country Tournament Score Victory Margin
Michelle Wie USA Lorena Ochoa Invitational by Banamex and Corona Light 70-66-70-69=275 (-13) defeated Paula Creamer by two strokes
Na Yeon Choi South Korea Samsung World Championship 71-67-63-71=272 (-16) defeated Ai Miyazato by one stroke
M.J. Hur South Korea Safeway Classic Presented by Coca-Cola 69-69-65=203 (-13) defeated Suzann Pettersen and Michele Redman in a two-hole, sudden-death playoff
Ai Miyazato Japan Evian Masters Presented by Société Générale 69-66-70-69=274 (-14) defeated Sophie Gustafson in a one-hole, sudden-death playoff
Eunjung Yi South Korea Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic Presented by Kroger 68-66-61-71=266 (-18) Eunjung Yi won on a one-hole, sudden-death playoff over Morgan Pressel
Anna Nordqvist Sweden McDonald's LPGA Championship Presented by Coca-Cola 66-70-69-68=273 (-15) defeated Lindsey Wright by four strokes
Jiyai Shin South Korea HSBC Women's Champions 72-73-66-66=277 (-11) defeated Katherine Hull by two strokes

2008 Rolex First-Time Winners

Name Country Tournament Score Victory Margin
In-Kyung Kim South Korea Longs Drugs Challenge 67-69-69-73=278 (-10) defeated Angela Stanford by three strokes
Katherine Hull Australia CN Canadian Women's Open 71-65-72-69=277 (-11) defeated Se Ri Pak by one stroke
Ji Young Oh South Korea LPGA State Farm Classic 66-66-69-69=270 (-18) defeated Yani Tseng in a one-hole, sudden-death playoff
Inbee Park South Korea U.S. Women's Open 72-69-71-71=283 (-9) defeated Helen Alfredsson by four strokes
Eun-Hee Ji South Korea Wegmans LPGA 70-71-64-67=272 (-16) defeated Suzann Pettersen by two strokes
Yani Tseng Taiwan McDonald's LPGA Championship Presented by Coca-Cola 73-70-65-68=276 (-12) defeated Maria Hjorth in a four-hole, sudden-death playoff
Leta Lindley USA LPGA Corning Classic 73-67-70-67=277 (-11) defeated Jeong Jang in a one-hole, sudden-death playoff
Louise Friberg Sweden MasterCard Classic 72-73-65=210 (-6) defeated Yani Tseng by one stroke

2007 Rolex First-Time Winners

Name Country Tournament Score Victory Margin
Momoko Ueda Japan Mizuno Classic 70-67-66=203 (-13) defeated Reilley Rankin and Maria Hjorth by two strokes
Natalie Gulbis USA Evian Masters 72-69-73-70=284 (-4) defeated Jeong Jangin a one-hole, sudden-death playoff
Nicole Castrale USA Ginn Tribute Hosted by ANNIKA 69-71-68-71=279 (-9) defeated Lorena Ochoa in a one-hole, sudden-death playoff
Young Kim South Korea LPGA Corning Classic 68-64-68-68=268 (-20) defeated Mi Hyun Kim and Paula Creamer by three strokes
Suzann Pettersen Norway Michelob ULTRA Open at Kingsmill 66-72-68-68=274 (-10) defeated Jee Young Lee in a three-hole, sudden-death playoff
Silvia Cavalleri Italy Corona Championship 69-68-69-66=272 (-20) defeated Ochoa and Granada by two strokes
Morgan Pressel USA Kraft Nabisco Championship 74-72-70-69=285 (-3) defeated Matthew, Lincicome, and Pettersen by one stroke
Meaghan Francella USA MasterCard Classic Honoring Alejo Peralta Presented by Televisa Deportes 68-68-69=205 (-11) defeated Annika Sorenstam in a four-hole, sudden-death playoff

2006 Rolex First-Time Winners

Name Country Tournament Score Victory Margin
Julieta Granada Paraguay ADT Championship 70-69-69 Final R - 68 (-4) defeated Lorena Ochoa by two strokes
Brittany Lincicome USA HSBC Women's World Match Play Championship Final - 3 & 2 defeated Juli Inkster 3 & 2 in the finals
Seon Hwa Lee Korea ShopRite LPGA Classic 65-69-63=197 (-16) defeated Jeong Jang,Sherri Steinhauer, andAnnika Sorenstam by three strokes
Sung Ah Yim Korea Florida's Natural Charity Championship hosted by Nancy Lopez 68-64-68-72=272 (-16) defeated Cristie Kerr, Karrie Webb, and Annika Sorenstam by one stroke
Joo Mi Kim Korea SBS Open at Turtle Bay 70-65-71=206(-10) defeated Soo Young Moon and Lorena Ochoa in two-hole playoff
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