Marguerite Solomon

2016 Inductee

From 1929 to 1941 there were only eight Tennessee Women’s Amateur tournaments played. During this period, Marguerite Lowenstein Solomon won the Tennessee Women’s Amateur Championship four times and was runner-up twice, Marguerite Gaut won three times and Margaret Gunther won once. Mrs. Solomon’s two seconds were to Gaut and Gunther. Mrs. Solomon is one of seven women who have won the Tennessee Women’s Amateur four times or more. She also won the Women’s Memphis City Amateur five times (1931, 1939, 1940, 1943, 1944) and the trophy is named in her honor.