On a windy day that saw only two players score under par, Kupcho Westminster, Colo. The year-old started the day up four strokes on both Maria Fassi and Lilia Kha-Tu Vu and knew that she had to adjust her game plan based on how her fellow group members were playing. The greens are tough so I needed to just two-putt and then play to who I was playing with. Those were the people who were close, and how they were playing made me feel decent about my game. Vu captured the silver medal after she shot a 3-over-par The year-old golfing out of Fountain Valley, Calif.
Augusta James cruises to Canadian women's amateur golf title
Augusta James cruises to Canadian women's amateur golf title - The Globe and Mail
The U. Women's Amateur Championship, conducted by the USGA, is the premiere golf tournament every year for women amateur golfers. Qualifying tournaments are played around the United States, allowing any amateur golfer who meets the handicap criteria to attempt to qualify. That first tournament was stroke play ; all tournaments since then culminate in match play. The two finalists also receive exemptions to play in the next U. Women's Open.
Red Deer Golf & Country Club set for Canadian Women’s Amateur Championship
Jennifer Kupcho of Westminster, Colo. Patty Tavatanakit of Thailand , currently ranked sixth in the world, is the other top player in the field at Marine Drive. A spot in the player field was a hot ticket as Golf Canada received applications.
Lee, the second-ranked female amateur in the world sliced and diced the Red Deer Golf and Country Club to the tune of six-under-par 66 in the opening round. She sits tied atop the leaderboard with fellow Californian Zoe Campos, who was equally scorching on the warm and sunny Alberta day. Hopefully play well the rest of the week, too.