2015 U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball qualifying results
Qualifying is complete for the
inaugural U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball,
at the Pacific Dunes course in Bandon Dunes May
Kathleen Scavo and 12-year-old Lucy Li
There are plenty of amazing
stories, which we will get to as the tournament
draws closer. And, as has become the norm in
Women's golf, some VERY young players have
that age is just a number.
But before you marvel at Lucy Li (age 12, of
U.S. Women's Open fame) and her partner 17-
old Kathleen Scavo's combined age, think of this.
a total of 29 years their total isn't nearly as
that of 13-year-olds (that's right, both players
13) Briana Chacon of Whittier, Calif. and Hannah
Zeman of Ontario, Calif. The pair posted 70 to
qualify last September at Mission Hills in Rancho
Below is a running total of all qualifying sites
and their respective results.
March 30, 2015 | Spring Creek Golf Club |
In the last qualifying location in the United
Carrie Myers and Carol
Robertson secured the last possible team slot
the inaugural event,
shooting 78 and beating out Cindy Thompson and
Andrea Miller in a playoff.
March 26, 2015 | Pasatiempo Golf Club |
Santa Cruz, Calif.
Four teams qualified at Alister MacKenzie's
Pasatiempo Golf Club, with a 65
shot by Lucy Li and Kathleen Scavo earning
honors. Li, the famous
12-year-old golfer from Redwood City, Calif.,
playing in her fourth
USGA event, having played in the previous two
Women's Public Links and
the 2014 U.S. Women's Open.
Ty Akabane and Kailie Vongsaga, and Gigi Stoll
Danielle Lee took second
place with 68s, followed the last qualifiers, Lila
Barton and Marissa Mar at 69.
March 23, 2015 | The Country Club of
Two rounds of 68s were shot in Orlando in
last qualifying location as
the groups of Kendall Griffin and Athena Yang,
Dani Mullin and Ellen
Oswald are headed to Bandon Dunes.
March 16, 2015 | Pinewild Country Club |
Rachel Carpenter and Angela Stewart shot 70
and won the Pinewild qualifier
by two shots, securing the only spot available
for the inaugural event out of
this location. Lori Adams and Kimberly Briele
were first alternates at 72.
January 7, 2015 | La Costa Resort & Spa |
Brooke Seay and Carolyn Zhao led a group of
seven teams that qualified at the first
played in the new year as the San Diego
residents shot 68 to take medalist honors by
shots. Mina Hardin and Caryn Wilson also
qualified at 72.
December 17, 2014 | Sewailo Golf Club |
Las Vegas residents Ronda Henderson and Janet
Weber shot 70 at Sewailo to lead a
four qualifiers. Sue Billek Nyhus and Annette
Gaiotti, as well as Mari Miezwa and
Selvaratnam shot 72 to punch their tickets to
October 28, 2014 | The Wanderers Club |
2013 U.S. Women's Senior Amateur semifinalist
Mary Jane Hiestand and 2014 U.S.
Mid-Amateur semifinalist Tara Joy-Connelly shot
one of the lower rounds of qualifying
— a 67 — at The Wanderers Club and medaled
by seven shots.
October 14, 2014 | Chenal Country Club |
Little Rock, Ark.
Carrie Hall and Julie Oxendine medaled at 72,
three shots better than anyone else at
October 13, 2014 | Bent Creek Country Club
| Lititz, Pa.
Amber Marsh Elliott and Katie Miller went low at
Bent Creek, shooting 66 to medal by
shots. Their 66 is tied for the lowest qualifying
round with two other teams.
October 7, 2014 | Greystone Golf Club |
Martha Leach and Madison Gerstle
were the lone qualifiers at Greystone with
winning the tournament by four shots. Leach, of
Hebron, Ky., was runner-up at the
Women's Mid-Amateur and reached the
quarterfinals in 2013.
October 6, 2014 | Spring Valley Golf Club |
Maria Fassi and Maria Balcazar of
Mexico shot 69 to tie for medalist honors at
Valley. Fassi, the 2015 Mexican Women's
Amateur winner, and Balcazar tied with
Kupcho and Gillian Vance, who will both be
headed to Bandon Dunes in May.
October 2, 2014 | Spring Valley Country
Club | Sharon, Mass.
Angel Macleod and Cheryl Popp shot 73 and will
be heading to Bandon Dunes along
Christine Gagner and Mary Gale, who shot 77.
October 1, 2014 | The Oaks Course |
Mallory Hetzel and Lea Venable shot one of three
66s thus far in qualifying to edge
great round — 67 — shot by Megan Carter and
September 30, 2014 | Somerset Hills
Country Club | Bernardsville, N.J.
Four teams qualified for the inaugural U.S.
Women's Four-Ball at Somerset Hills C.C. in
Jersey, including medalists Madelein Herr and
Brynn Walker at 71.
September 23, 2014 | St. Clair Country Club
| St. Louis, Mo.
Catherine Dolan and Kelly Hutchison shot 67 and
medaled by five shots in Missouri's
September 22, 2014 | Deerpath Golf Course
| Lake Forest, Ill.
Two teams shot 72 and will be heading to the
Oregon Coast in May. Sarah Boockford
Johnson, as well as Margaret Gilley and
Elizabeth Gilley Payne.
September 22, 2014 | Stoneridge Golf Club |
Jenny Graeser and Katie Gustafson medaled with
72 to qualify at Minneosta's lone site.
September 17, 2014 | Hillcrest Country Club
| Indianapolis, Ind.
Michelle Smith and Nina Whalen got through to
Bandon Dunes with a 74 in
duo were the only pair to break 80.
September 17, 2014 | Old Waverly Golf Club
| West Point, Miss.
Lea Green and Linda Jeffrey, with 71, advanced
to the inaugural U.S. Women's
September 15, 2014 | Mission Hills Country
Club | Rancho Mirage, Calif.
Four teams qualified at this California
location, including co-medalits Eden
Anderson and Shannon Wolfe, and Alyaa
Abdulghany and Ellen Takada. Both teams
to edge Katherine Muzi and Patricia Wong at 69.
September 3, 2014 | Country Club of New
Cannon | New Cannon, Conn.
Camilla and Susana Vik shot 67 to medal by six
shots at the Country Club of New
August 29, 2014 | Silver Lake Country Club |
Silver Lake, Ohio
Two teams shared medalist honors in Ohio as
Janie Klare and Lynn Thompson, as well
Gail Hackett and Shirley Vaughn sit 69 to edge
Julie Carmichael and Tobi Herron by a
August 28, 2014 | Gold Mountain Golf Club |
Kelly Gardner and Kim Titus were another team
to go low in qualifying, shooting 66 at
Mountain Golf Club to medal by four shots over
Christina Proteau and Shawn Farmer.
August 27, 2014 | The Members Club at
Wildewood | Elgin, S.C.
Meghan Stasi and Dawn Woodard were
eight better than the rest of the field
South Carolina. Stasi is a USGA winner, having
won the 2006, 2007, 2010 and 2012
August 26, 2014 | The Lakes at Castle Hills |
Debra Mielke and Amanda Pettit shot 70 and
medaled in Texas while Sarah Davison
Lacy Shelton got in by playoff at 71.
August 26, 2014 | Walden on Lake Conroe |
Brooke McDougald and Courtney Dow are on to
Bandon Dunes after a 67 to medal two
Abby Portyrata and Lauren Greenlief.
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