McDONALD’S BETSY RAWLS GIRLS CHAMPIONSHIP
White Manor Country Club
The tournament, one of two girls-only AJGA majors, brings 21 Rolex Junior All-Americans to the Philadelphia area, including Amanda Blumenherst of Scottsdale, Ariz., Julieta Granada of Asunción, Paraguay, Morgan Pressel of Boca Raton, Fla., and Sukjin-Lee Wuesthoff of Toms River, N.J.
In the early afternoon,
“The greens are hard, they are very hard to read,”
“When I was on the green, I had some good putts for birdie, but I wasn’t consistent during my round.”
“The whole school year I was working very hard on my swing,”
Woo sits alone in second with a one-over-par 72, a score she said was a success considering the conditions.
“This is a really hard course and with the bad weather I think I did really well,” Woo said.
Rounding out the top-five are four players knotted at two-over-par 73: first-team Rolex Junior All-American Amanda Blumenherst of Scottsdale, Ariz., Megan Grehan of Mamaroneck, N.Y., Jennifer Osborne of Huntington Beach, Calif., and Catherina Wang of Orlando.
The American Junior Golf Association is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the overall growth and development of young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf. The AJGA has a membership (boys and girls ages 12-18) of approximately 5,000 junior golfers from 50 states and 30 foreign countries.
Titleist, the AJGA’s National Sponsor, has been the catalyst and driving force behind the Association’s success since 1989. Rolex Watch
Second-round tee times will begin at Wednesday off the No. 1 tee. For more information about the McDonald’s Betsy Rawls Girls Championship, please contact tournament headquarters at (610) 540-0275.