Year Champion Country Score To par  Purse (USD)  Winner’s earnings (USD)
2009 Jiyai Shin  South Korea 271 –17  $  2,000,000.00  $                       300,000.00
2008 Eun-Hee Ji  South Korea 272 –16  $  2,000,000.00  $                       300,000.00
2007* Lorena Ochoa (2)  Mexico 280 –8  $  1,800,000.00  $                       270,000.00
2006 Jeong Jang  South Korea 275 –13  $  1,800,000.00  $                       270,000.00
2005 Lorena Ochoa  Mexico 273 –15  $  1,500,000.00  $                       225,000.00
2004 Kim Saiki  United States 274 –14  $  1,500,000.00  $                       225,000.00
2003 Rachel Teske  Australia 277 –11  $  1,200,000.00  $                       180,000.00
2002 Karrie Webb (2)  Australia 276 –12  $  1,200,000.00  $                       180,000.00
2001 Laura Davies  England 279 –9  $  1,000,000.00  $                       150,000.00
2000 Meg Mallon  United States 280 –8  $  1,000,000.00  $                       150,000.00
1999 Karrie Webb  Australia 280 –8  $  1,000,000.00  $                       150,000.00
1998 Rosie Jones (2)  United States 279 –9  $      700,000.00  $                       105,000.00
1997 Penny Hammel  United States 279 –9  $      600,000.00  $                          90,000.00
1996 Dottie Pepper  United States 206 –10  $      600,000.00  $                          90,000.00
1995 Patty Sheehan (4)  United States 278 –10  $      550,000.00  $                          82,500.00
1994 Lisa Kiggens  United States 273 –15  $      500,000.00  $                          75,000.00
1993 Tammie Green  United States 276 –12  $      500,000.00  $                          75,000.00
1992 Patty Sheehan  United States 269 –19  $      400,000.00  $                          60,000.00
1991 Rosie Jones  United States 276 –12  $      400,000.00  $                          60,000.00
1990 Patty Sheehan  United States 271 –17  $      400,000.00  $                          60,000.00
1989* Patty Sheehan  United States 278 –10  $      300,000.00  $                          45,000.00
1988* Mei-Chi Cheng  Taiwan 287 –1  $      300,000.00  $                          45,000.00
1987 Deb Richard  United States 280 –8  $      300,000.00  $                          45,000.00
1986 Judy Dickinson  United States 281 –7  $      255,000.00  $                          38,250.00
1985 Pat Bradley (2)  United States 280 –8  $      255,000.00  $                          38,250.00
1984* Kathy Whitworth  United States 281 –7  $      200,000.00  $                          30,000.00
1983* Ayako Okamoto  Japan 282 –6  $      200,000.00  $                          30,000.00
1982 Sandra Haynie  United States 276 –12  $      200,000.00  $                          30,000.00
1981 Nancy Lopez (3)  United States 285 –7  $      125,000.00  $                          18,750.00
1980 Nancy Lopez (2)  United States 283 –9  $      125,000.00  $                          18,750.00
1979 Jane Blalock  United States 280 –12  $      100,000.00  $                          15,000.00
1978 Nancy Lopez  United States 214 –5  $        75,000.00  $                          11,250.00
1977 Pat Bradley  United States 213 –6  $        75,000.00  $                          11,000.00

The asterisk (*) indicates that the championship was won in a sudden death playoff.