Sophie Gustafson


Sophie Gustafson (born December 27, 1973) is a Swedish golfer. She turned professional in 1992 and has played on the Ladies European Tour since 1994, topping the order of merit in 2000 and 2003. Since 1998 she has also been a member of the U.S. based LPGA Tour. As of the end of the 2005 season she had 14 wins on the Ladies European Tour, 4 on the LPGA Tour, and several others around the world. Her most important victory came at the 2000 Women's British Open, which was sanctioned by both tours, although it wasn't to become an LPGA major until the following year.

Gustafson was a member of Europe's Solheim Cup team in 1998, 2000, 2002 and 2003. Gustafson is engaged to former LPGA commissioner Ty Votaw, who left his post following the 2005 Solheim Cup.