Hye Jin Choi will face Somi Lee in Women's NSW Final
Hye Jin Choi
(Golf NSW Photo)
TERREY HILLS, New South Wales (February 2, 2017) -- In the Women’s NSW Amateur, South Korea’s world No. 3 Hye Jin Choi will take on her teammate Somi Lee in the final after two very tight contests were completed Friday afternoon
Choi got the better of defending champion Ga Young Lee, 2&1 while Somi Lee defeated Hyun Kyung Park by the same margin.
In the quarterfinals Choi moved on thanks to a 4&2 victory over Yunji Jeong while for Lee it was a 3&2 triumph over Haeran Ryu.
The final match will be conducted over 36-holes and begin at 7:45 a.m. local time.
-Editors Note: Article is by Dave Tease of Golf New South Wales
ABOUT THE New South Wales Women's Amateur
The NSW Medal is played over two courses. It is two
rounds of 18-holes stroke play and then
The field is evenly divided between the two venues
for the first day’s play with players changing
venues for their second round. The winner of the 36
holes stroke play section of the
Championship is the winner of the NSW Medal.
The leading 16 players from the NSW Medal (who
have nominated to play in the NSW Amateur)
will be eligible to compete in the NSW Amateur
Championship Match Play, with each match
played over 18-holes other than the Final which is
played over 36-holes. The match play is
seeded with ties determined by lot.
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