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Minneapolis native Patty Berg won 88 pro and amateur tournaments. In September 1938, the Minneapolis Star caught up with her for an interview two days after she won her first national title, the U.S. Women's Amateur. She was 20 years old.

"She has fashioned the greatest win streak in the history of women's golf in these United States. She has started 13 times this year and come home a winner 10 times. She performed a feat Saturday equaled by only two others. She won the National Women's golf title. …

"But all Patty wanted to talk about was the mechanics of registration at the University of Minnesota. Tomorrow she will move to the university along with some 1,500 others and become a full-fledged freshman."