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Three Amateurs Make the Cut at Kraft Nabisco

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (April 3, 2009)--Three amateurs made the cut at the first women's professional major of the season, the Kraft Nabisco Championship.

14-year-old Alexis Thompson of Coral Springs, FL, currently #1 in the amateurgolf.com Women's Player-of-the-Year points race, shot 72-72-77-69--290 to finish tied for 21st at 2-over par, eleven shots off the winning score.

Tiffany Joh of San Diego, CA, the 2008 U.S. Public Links champion, also finished tied for 21st at 2-over after rounds of 71-75-73-71--290.

Azahara Munoz, the Arizona State golfer from Spain who is the reigning Women's NCAA Champion, shot 71-74-77-73--295 and to finish tied for 40th at 7-over.

Two other ams, Jennifer Johnson of La Quinta, CA, and Candace Schepperle of Birmingham, AL, were also in the starting field but missed the 36-hole cut.

In a thrilling finish, Brittany Lincicome eagled the final hole to edge Kristy McPherson and Christie Kerr by one shot.

Final results (*-amateur):

1 Brittany Lincicome 66 74 70 69 279
T2 Kristy McPherson 68 70 70 72 280
T2 Cristie Kerr 71 68 70 71 280
4 Lindsey Wright 70 71 71 70 282
T5 Suzann Pettersen 71 72 74 66 283
T5 Meaghan Francella 72 73 69 69 283
7 Christina Kim 69 69 75 72 285
T8 Pat Hurst 71 71 73 71 286
T8 Karrie Webb 73 72 72 69 286
T8 Katherine Hull 69 74 71 72 286
T8 Jimin Kang 71 70 71 74 286
T12 Sun Young Yoo 70 78 73 66 287
T12 Lorena Ochoa 73 73 72 69 287
T12 Michele Redman 72 73 72 70 287
T12 Angela Stanford 67 75 74 71 287
T12 Helen Alfredsson 72 70 72 73 287
T17 Paula Creamer 70 72 77 69 288
T17 Yani Tseng 69 75 75 69 288
T17 Brittany Lang 67 80 71 70 288
20 Jee Young Lee 69 80 72 68 289
T21 *Alexis Thompson 72 72 77 69 290
T21 *Tiffany Joh 71 75 73 71 290
T21 Jiyai Shin 72 76 71 71 290
T21 Song-Hee Kim 69 78 72 71 290
T25 Sakura Yokomine 72 73 74 72 291
T25 Nicole Castrale 71 75 73 72 291
T25 Allison Fouch 76 73 69 73 291
T28 Hee-Won Han 75 73 72 72 292
T28 In-Kyung Kim 70 73 75 74 292
T30 Janice Moodie 75 73 74 71 293
T30 Young Kim 76 71 75 71 293
T30 Seon Hwa Lee 74 77 69 73 293
T30 Momoko Ueda 76 72 75 70 293
T30 Candie Kung 72 73 74 74 293
T30 Jane Park 74 76 68 75 293
T36 Wendy Ward 75 72 74 73 294
T36 Yuri Fudoh 71 76 73 74 294
T36 Eun-Hee Ji 75 72 76 71 294
T36 Ji Young Oh 67 78 78 71 294
T40 Na Yeon Choi 75 75 71 74 295
T40 *Azahara Munoz 71 74 77 73 295
T40 Joo Mi Kim 73 70 76 76 295
T40 Morgan Pressel 74 73 76 72 295
T40 Se Ri Pak 71 75 77 72 295
T40 Alena Sharp 76 69 74 76 295
T46 Natalie Gulbis 71 75 74 76 296
T46 Hye Jung Choi 73 75 76 72 296
T48 Angela Park 74 78 73 72 297
T48 Mi Hyun Kim 73 77 75 72 297
T48 Giulia Sergas 74 76 76 71 297
T48 Jennifer Rosales 73 79 75 70 297
T48 Gwladys Nocera 76 74 77 70 297
T53 Teresa Lu 72 76 76 74 298
T53 Soo-Yun Kang 78 74 74 72 298
T53 Hee Young Park 75 76 75 72 298
T56 Shi Hyun Ahn 75 69 78 77 299
T56 Inbee Park 71 79 74 75 299
T56 Moira Dunn 70 79 77 73 299
T56 Rachel Hetherington 75 76 77 71 299
T60 Laura Diaz 76 76 73 76 301
T60 Becky Morgan 72 78 76 75 301
T60 Ji-Hee Lee 69 82 76 74 301
63 Il Mi Chung 75 77 76 74 302
T64 Sophie Gustafson 72 79 77 75 303
T64 Stacy Lewis 73 78 78 74 303
T64 Heather Young 75 77 78 73 303
T67 Diana D'Alessio 72 76 77 79 304
T67 Michelle Wie 71 81 81 71 304
69 Ai Miyazato 75 76 76 78 305
70 Silvia Cavalleri 74 77 76 79 306

-----------Missed the Cut-----------------
Marisa Baena 75 78 153
Akiko Fukushima 70 83 153
*Jennifer Johnson 77 76 153
Ha Neul Kim 75 78 153
Meena Lee 75 78 153
Sung Ah Yim 76 77 153
Minea Blomqvist 73 81 154
Martina Eberl 77 77 154
Sandra Gal 75 79 154
Jin Joo Hong 75 80 155
Miho Koga 74 81 155
Grace Park 76 79 155
Birdie Kim 76 80 156
Shanshan Feng 75 82 157
Juli Inkster 76 81 157
Stacy Prammanasudh 73 84 157
Carin Koch 74 84 158
Liselotte Neumann 77 81 158
*Candace Schepperle 72 86 158
Wendy Doolan 74 85 159
Louise Friberg 72 87 159
Katie Futcher 75 84 159
Hee Kyung Seo 76 83 159
Jill McGill 72 89 161
Julieta Granada 77 86 163
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