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U.S. Women's Open Qualifying Results


U.S. Women's Open Sectional Qualifying Results
from Governors Club in Chapel Hill, NC

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (June 12, 2017) -- Final results from U.S. Women's Open Sectional Qualifying at Governors Club in Chapel Hill, N.C. on June 12, 2017 (6508 yards, par 36-36--72, Course/Slope rating: 78.8/146).

South Carolinian Natalie Srinivasan (Spartanburg, S.C.) earned medalist and low amateur honors after posting two sub-par rounds of 70-71 to finish with a 3-under-par showing of 141. Lauren Stephenson of Lexington, S.C. sunk a three-foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole to defeat recently-turned-professional Katelyn Dambaugh of Goose Creek, S.C. and claim the second qualifying spot. Stephenson and Dambaugh each finished with two-under-par 142.

Katelyn Dambaugh is the first alternate. Kelly Whaley of Cromwell, C.T. is the second alternate.

Two qualifying spots and two alternate positions were available at this qualifying site.

Sectional qualifying is conducted over 36 holes at 25 locations around the world. The championship proper will be held at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. on July 13-16, 2017.

This qualifier was conducted by the Carolinas Golf Association on behalf of the United States Golf Association.

U.S. Women's Open Qualifying
Governors Club, Chapel Hill, NC
June 12, 2017

Competitor   Score
Natalie Srinivasan, Spartanburg, S.C. (a) Medalist, Low Amateur 70-71--141  (-3)
Lauren Stephenson, Lexington, S.C. (a)   71-71--142  (-2)
Katelyn Dambaugh, Goose Creek, S.C.   1st Alternate 74-68--142  (-2)
Kelly Whaley, Cromwell, Conn. (a) 2nd Alternate 74-72--146  (+2)
Lauren Greenlief, Ashburn, Va. (a)   73-74--147  (+3)
Evelyn Arguelles, Mexico (a)   75-72--147  (+3)
Sarah Bae, Pinehurst, N.C. (a)   75-73--148  (+4)
Harang Lee, Spain (a)   73-76--149  (+5)
Rachael Taylor, Raleigh, N.C.     73-76--149  (+5)
Cydney Clanton, Rockwell, N.C.     74-76--150  (+6)
Hannah O'Sullivan, Chandler, Ariz. (a)   75-75--150  (+6)
Zhiying Huang, Raleigh, N.C. (a)   74-77--151  (+7)
Mary Fran Hillow, Charleston, S.C. (a)   73-79--152  (+8)
Lauren Dunbar, Columbia, S.C.     78-74--152  (+8)
Bryana Nguyen, Chapel Hill, N.C. (a)   75-77--152  (+8)
Courtney McKim, Raleigh, N.C. (a)   77-76--153  (+9)
Clare Connolly, Chevy Chase, Md. (a)   78-75--153  (+9)
Janell Howland, Greensboro, N.C.     74-79--153  (+9)
Julia Ford, Shrewsbury, Mass. (a)   78-75--153  (+9)
Addison Mitchell, Fort Smith, Ark. (a)   74-81--155  (+11)
Tahnia Ravnjak, Australia (a)   77-78--155  (+11)
Ashlii Thompson, Brown Summit, N.C. (a)   81-75--156  (+12)
Tiffany Robbins, Fort Mill, S.C.     79-77--156  (+12)
Louise Olsson, Johns Island, S.C.     80-76--156  (+12)
Meagan Wallace, Charlotte, N.C.     79-77--156  (+12)
Magdalena Simmermacher, Argentina (a)   80-76--156  (+12)
Grace Yatawara, Salisbury, N.C. (a)   81-77--158  (+14)
Teleri Hughes, Knoxville, Tenn. (a)   80-78--158  (+14)
Emily Brooks, Chapel Hill, N.C.     86-74--160  (+16)
Morgan Laird, Waxhaw, N.C. (a)   81-79--160  (+16)
Sasha Hayes, Winston Salem, N.C. (a)   76-84--160  (+16)
Rheagan Hall, Charleston, Tenn. (a)   79-81--160  (+16)
Skylar Thompson, Buford, Ga. (a)   78-82--160  (+16)
Roshnee Sharma, Waxhaw, N.C. (a)   81-80--161  (+17)
Katerina Vlasinova, Czech Republic (a)   82-79--161  (+17)
Yeji Shin, Norwood, N.J. (a)   81-80--161  (+17)
Caroline Cahill, Wilmington, N.C. (a)   81-81--162  (+18)
Jessica Neese, Greensboro, N.C.     85-77--162  (+18)
Ju Hee Bae, Chantilly, Va. (a)   79-83--162  (+18)
Connie Isler, Las Vegas, Nev. (a)   81-82--163  (+19)
Sarah Bejgrowicz, Chapel Hill, N.C.     80-85--165  (+21)
Stani Schiavone, Bangor, Pa. (a)   84-81--165  (+21)
Kayla Thompson, Whiteville, N.C. (a)   82-85--167  (+23)
Debby Pinnell, Leland, N.C.     84-83--167  (+23)
Rebecca Dinunzio, Norfolk, Va. (a)   86-82--168  (+24)
Mary-Katelyn Holanek, Cary, N.C. (a)   79-90--169  (+25)
Eleana Collins, Baltimore, Md. (a)   88-82--170  (+26)
Naomi Mitchell, Norfolk, Va. (a)   88-83--171  (+27)
Mogie Adamchik, Raleigh, N.C. (a)   86-85--171  (+27)
Killian Casson, Chapel Hill, N.C. (a)   87-89--176  (+32)
Kendall Dobbins, Summerfield, N.C. (a)   98-WD--WD  (WD)
Rachel Tamaro, Albemarle, N.C. (a)   89-WD--WD  (WD)
Sarah Almond, Laurinburg, N.C.     80-WD--WD  (WD)


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The CGA is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization that was founded in 1909 to promote and to protect the game of golf in the Carolinas by providing competitions, education, support and benefits to golf clubs and golfers. The CGA is the second largest golf association in the country with over 700 member clubs represented by nearly 150,000 individuals.

The CGA annually conducts 48 championships and five team match competitions for men, women, juniors, and seniors. It also runs over 150 One-Day (net and gross) events as well as qualifying for USGA national championships. The CGA serves golf in the Carolinas with numerous programs such as: the USGA Handicap System; tournament management software and support; course measuring and course/slope ratings; agronomy consultation; answers about the Rules of Golf, Rules of Amateur Status, and Handicapping; Carolinas Golf Magazine; Interclub series; Tarheel Youth Golf Association; Carolinas Golf Hall of Fame; expense assistance for USGA Junior and Girls' Junior qualifiers from the Carolinas; and the Carolinas Golf Foundation (CGF). The CGF has distributed nearly $2,000,000 since 1977 to benefit Carolinas' golf initiatives including junior and women's programs.    

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