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Jody Anschutz
Rookie Year
Race to CME Points

5’6”...Started playing golf at the age of 9...Credits her parents and husband Fred Anschutz as the individuals most influencing her career...Lists her 1984 British Amateur Championship win and participation on the 1984 Curtis Cup and World Amateur teams as her biggest thrills in golf...Married Fred Anschutz on Oct. 14, 1989...Maiden name is Rosenthal…competed as Jody Rosenthal from 1986-89...Conducts the Fellowship of Christian Athletes Pro-Am in Rio Verde, Ariz., to raise money for underprivileged children...Enjoys all sports, music and spending time with her family, mountain biking and fly-fishing...Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt…She is a teaching professional at Tonto Verde Golf Club in Rio Verde, Ariz.

Career Highlights
In 1997, tied for 13th at the ShopRite LPGA Classic, where she tied her career-low score of 66 during the final round.
In 1996, best finish of the season was a tie for 29th at the LPGA Corning Classic.
In 1995, best finish was a tie for 22nd at the First Bank Presents the Edina Realty LPGA Classic.
In 1994, tied for 20th at the Minnesota LPGA Classic.
In 1993, tied her career-low round of 66 on two occasions, second round of both the Sara Lee Classic and the Minnesota LPGA Classic; posted her best finish of the season in Minnesota, a tie for seventh.
In 1992, recorded her first LPGA career hole-in-one during the first round of the LPGA Corning Classic; season-best finish was 12th place at the Sega Women’s Championship.
In 1991, best finish was a tie for second at the Northgate Computer Classic, where she lost to Cindy Rarick in a sudden-death playoff.
In 1990, tied for sixth at the du Maurier Ltd. Classic, one of the LPGA’s four major championships.
In 1989, finished third at the Standard Register Turquoise Classic and tied her career-low round of 66 at the Crestar Classic.
In 1988, had six top-10 finishes, including a tie for second at the Sarasota Classic.
In 1987, captured the du Maurier Ltd. Classic title, one of the LPGA Tour’s four majors, and originally posted her career-low score of 66 in the final round; also won the United Virginia Bank Golf Classic.
In 1986, tied for second at both the United Virginia Bank Classic and MasterCard International Pro-Am and was named LPGA Rookie of the Year.
In 1985, originally qualified for the LPGA Tour at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament, where she tied for 17th and earned exempt status for the 1986 season.

Anschutz earned first-team American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) All-America honors. In 1981, she won the AJGA Tournament of Champions and the Hudson Junior Invitational. Anschutz was the 1984 British Amateur champion and a member of the U.S. Curtis Cup and World Cup teams during that same year. As a collegiate player at the University of Tulsa, she won seven tournaments and was the team’s most valuable player in 1982 and 1984-85. She claimed runner-up honors at the 1982 and 1985 NCAA Championships and was a four-time All-American. She claimed semifinalist honors in the 1984 U.S. Women’s Amateur after winning the 1983 Broadmoor Invitational. From 1983-85, prior to joining the LPGA, Anschutz made the cut in three U.S. Women’s Opens and one Nabisco Dinah Shore. In 1984, she tied for 27th at the U.S. Women’s Open and Columbia Savings Classic.

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