Sandra Fullmer

Inducted: 1997

One of the great amateur women golfers of our time, Sandra Fullmer is a champion in golf and in life. Sandra began playing golf at age 16 under the instruction of her father, Percy Clifford, Mexico's most famous golfer. A year later, she left home in Mexico City to play in her first USGA Junior Girls championship. Golf has taken Sandra all over the world, and she's brought home an impressive resume of championships. In addition to four Mexican Amateur titles between 1955 and 1960, she captured the Spanish and German amateur titles in 1959. In 1960, Sandra moved to Chicago and the championships continued. Included were Chicago Women's District Championship in 1964, 1965, 1966 and 1968, three Northern Illinois Women's Golf Association titles, five Illinois State Senior championships in 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992 and 1993; and the 1991 National Club Championship for Women. Sandra is the current president of the Women's Western Golf Association.