The inaugural class of six inductees was officially inducted into the LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame on Oct. 25, 2000, at the kickoff dinner for Celebrating Women in Golf: An LPGA 50 th Anniversary Event, which was held at the World Golf Village from Oct. 25-28, 2000, as part of the LPGA's 50th anniversary celebration.
The 2001 class was officially inducted into the LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame on July 27, 2002, in a ceremony at Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club in Southern Pines, N.C., prior to the start of the 2002 GOLF FOR WOMEN Magazine LPGA T&CP Championship.
The 2004 and 2006 inductees were honored at a Hall of Fame Induction Celebration on July 21, 2006, prior to the 2006 GOLF FOR WOMEN Magazine LPGA T&CP Championship at Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, N.C.
On Saturday, September 12, 2009, the LPGA Teaching and Club Professional (T&CP) membership gathered at Kingsmill Resort and Spa in Williamsburg, Virginia, to honor four women for their induction into the LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame. Kerry Graham, director of golf at KRG Enterprises (Paradise Valley, Ariz.); Lorraine Klippel, owner/director of golf at Bumble Bee Hollow Golf, Inc. (Harrisburg, Pa.); Pat Lange, president/owner of Lange Golf, Inc. (Georgetown, Colo.) and Penny Zavichas, president/owner Craft-Zavichas Golf School, joined the elite circle of, now, 16 women who have earned induction into the LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame.
On Monday evening, November 14, 2011, the LPGA Teaching and Club Professional (T&CP) membership honored four women for their contributions to the game of golf with induction into the LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame. Patti Benson, co-owner of the Bobby & Patti Benson Golf Shop at Palm Beach Country Club, Palm Beach, Fla.; Carol Clark Johnson, owner, Chapel Valley Golf Clinics, St. Petersburg, Fla.; Kay McMahon, Director, eduKaytion Golf, Lenox, Mass.; and Jane Read, Teaching Professional, The River Club, Bradenton, Fla., joined 16 other women who have made major contributions to the game and to the LPGA.
LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals to induct Dagraedt, Frewin-Hays and Quarcelino into Hall of Fame
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Dec. 10, 2012 -- The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Teaching and Club Professionals (T&CP) announced today three inductees for the class of 2012 into the LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame.
New inductees, which include Mary Dagraedt of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Nell Frewin-Hays of Lake Placid, Fla., and Nancy Quarcelino of Franklin, Tenn., will be honored Aug. 19, 2013 during the LPGA T&CP's Rolex Hall of Fame reception at the Denver Marriott Conference Center in Parker, Colo.
"These individuals have given so much not only to the LPGA T&CP membership, but also to the entire golf industry," said Nancy Henderson, senior vice president and executive director of the LPGA Teaching & Club Professionals. "We are proud to have these women as members of the LPGA and thrilled to honor them as the newest additions to the prestigious LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame."
The LPGA T&CP Hall of Fame was established in 2000 to recognize LPGA T&CP members who, through extraordinary dedication and outstanding achievement, have positioned themselves among the greatest women professionals in the game of golf.