2022 Shoprite LPGA Classic: Prize Money Breakdown and Winner Payout

Minjee Lee won the US Open 2022 in the first week of June. And it’s already time for the LPGA Tour to win its 14th winner of the season! The Shoprite LPGA Classic started on June 10, Friday, and before we have the champion this week, let’s see what the players are vying for. What is the total purse and how much would each place win?

The purse money for the 54-hole event is $1,750,000. The champion would pocket the $262,500 from the bag cash, which is, according to the LPGA Tour Prize Distribution Chart, the standard 15% payout.

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A cut will be made after round 2 of the tournament, and only the top 70 will advance to the final round. However, they can only win the prize money if they complete the event.

Although the prize money is the highlight of the championship, there are other benefits that only the champion would receive. The winner will receive 500 Race to CME Globe points. The points will help them secure a place among the 60 players who can play in the CME Group Tour Championship.

Additionally, the winner will also receive a two-year exemption from the LPGA Tour. Winning at the event will also secure their place in other major championships.

Venue, pitch and more about the league

Unlike the majority of events on the LPGA Tour, the LPGA Classic is a 54-hole event. The Bay Course at Seaview Resort in Galloway, New Jersey hosts the event June 10-12. In addition, the site also hosts a 2-day Pro-Am. an event starting Wednesday of LPGA Classic week.

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The quality of players on the Galloway-based course this week is exceptional. The 144 players field includes the world number. 1 Jin Young Ko, no. 3 Lydia Ko, and 10 former winners of the event, including defending champion Céline Boutier.

Additionally, Hall of Famers Karrie Webb and Brittany Lincicome are also in the peloton this year. Notably, Webb is a seven-time major winner and is participating for the first time since the 2022 Gainbridge LPGA. As competition is high, Tour fans will surely be in for a thrilling tournament this week.

Moreover, one can look the event from Friday to Sunday on Golf Channel. CBS also broadcasts the final round of the tournament from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Paramount+, NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app will also stream the 34th edition of the championship online.

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Shoprite LPGA Classic 2022 Winner Payout

Below is the list that contains the winner’s payout for the Shoprite LPGA Classic 2022:

POSITION CASH AWARDS
1 $262,500
2 $162,834
3 $118,125
4 $91,379
5 $73,550
6 $60,176
seven $50,370
8 $44,130
9 $39,673
ten $36,106
11 $33,431
12 $31,202
13 $29,241
14 $27,458
15 $25,853
16 $24,427
17 $23,180
18 $22,110
19 $21,218
20 $20,504
21 $19,792
22 $19,078
23 $18,365
24 $17,651
25 $17,028
26 $16,405
27 $15,779
28 $15,155
29 $14,532
30 $13,997
31 $13,462
32 $12,926
33 $12,392
34 $11,856
35 $11,412
36 $10,966
37 $10,520
38 $10,074
39 $9,628
40 $9,272
41 $8,915
42 $8,559
43 $8,201
44 $7,845
45 $7,578
46 $7,310
47 $7,043
48 $6,775
49 $6,507
50 $6,240
51 $6,063
52 $5,884
53 $5,705
54 $5,527
55 $5,349
56 $5,170
57 $4,993
58 $4,813
59 $4,637
60 $4,457
61 $4,369
62 $4,279
63 $4,190
64 $4,101
65 $4,011
66 $3,923
67 $3,834
68 $3,743
69 $3,655
70 $3,567

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Who do you think will win the title and take home $262,500 on the LPGA Tour this week?

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