us womens amateur

U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur hat-trick for Tennant

U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur hat-trick for Tennant

Lara Tennant, the No.1 seed and the two-time defending champion, outlasted seven-time USGA champion Ellen Port, 2&1, in the 18-hole final of the 59th U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship Thursday on the Dogwood Course at The Lakewood Club. 17 Sep 2021
Past champions to face off in U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur final

Past champions to face off in U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur final

Two-time defending champion Lara Tennant and three-time champion Ellen Port gritted their way through two matches on a soggy Tuesday at The Lakewood Club, both of them converting birdie putts on the 18th hole to seal their spots in Wednesday’s 18-hole final of the 59th U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship. 15 Sep 2021
Past champions advance at suspended U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur

Past champions advance at suspended U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur

Two-time defending champion Lara Tennant and three-time champion Ellen Port both rallied to win a pair of matches on Monday to advance to the quarterfinal round of the 59th U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship on the 5,771-yard, par-72 Dogwood Course at The Lakewood Club. 14 Sep 2021
Aussies Wooster and Puckett bow out of U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur

Aussies Wooster and Puckett bow out of U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur

Two-time defending champion Lara Tennant, the No.1 seed in match play, led a parade of top-seeded players who advanced to the Round of 32 with victories on Sunday in the 59th U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship at The Lakewood Club. 13 Sep 2021
USGA announces long-term relationships with Oakmont and Merion

USGA announces long-term relationships with Oakmont and Merion

As part of its commitment to stage golf’s greatest championships at the nation’s most iconic venues, the USGA has awarded five more U.S. Open Championships and four U.S. Women’s Open Championships to two of the country’s most storied golf courses, Oakmont Country Club and Merion Golf Club, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. 12 Aug 2021
Castle completes improbable run to U.S. Women’s Amateur title

Castle completes improbable run to U.S. Women’s Amateur title

Jensen Castle completed one of the most improbable runs in U.S. Women’s Amateur history by defeating Yu-Chiang (Vivian) Hou, 2 and 1, in Sunday’s 36-hole championship match at Westchester Country Club. 9 Aug 2021
Aussie Mahar and top-seed Heck advance to U.S. Women’s Amateur quarterfinals

Aussie Mahar and top-seed Heck advance to U.S. Women’s Amateur quarterfinals

The upsets – at least according to seed – remained in vogue on Thursday at the 121st U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship. 6 Aug 2021
Two Aussies stay alive on day of U.S. Women’s Amateur upsets

Two Aussies stay alive on day of U.S. Women’s Amateur upsets

Favourites and high seeds in the 121st U.S. Women’s Amateur did not have a memorable Wednesday at Westchester Country Club. 5 Aug 2021
Kuehn U.S. Women’s Amateur medallist as three Aussies advance

Kuehn U.S. Women’s Amateur medallist as three Aussies advance

Taking advantage of a windless conditions and comfortable temperatures, Wake Forest All-American Rachel Kuehn carded a five-under-par 67 on Tuesday at Westchester Country Club to earn medallist honours in the 121st U.S. Women’s Amateur, America’s oldest female amateur championship. 4 Aug 2021
Thailand’s Chanachai leads 121st U.S. Women’s Amateur

Thailand’s Chanachai leads 121st U.S. Women’s Amateur

Suthavee Chanachai didn’t know what to expect from her first-ever round in a USGA championship on Monday. 3 Aug 2021
Gabi Ruffels joins the pro ranks

Gabi Ruffels joins the pro ranks

Life as a professional golfer will begin for Gabi Ruffels at this month's LPGA Tour event in Florida after the Australian opted to shed her amateur status. 11 Feb 2021
Ruffels runner-up at US Women's Amateur

Ruffels runner-up at US Women's Amateur

Australia's Gabi Ruffels has lost the US Women's Amateur Championship in cruel fashion with a lipped-out putt during a sudden-death playoff at Woodmont Country Club in Maryland. 10 Aug 2020
US Women’s Amateur: Defending champion Ruffels through to final

US Women’s Amateur: Defending champion Ruffels through to final

Gabriela Ruffels trailed in all five of her matches in the 120th US Women’s Amateur, but each time she found a way to come out ahead when it mattered the most. 9 Aug 2020
U.S Women's Amateur: Ruffels surges into quarter finals

U.S Women's Amateur: Ruffels surges into quarter finals

Victoria’s Gabi Ruffels stepped to the 9th tee trailing in all three of her matches at the 120th US Women’s Amateur Championship. 8 Aug 2020
US Women’s Amateur: Aussies Ruffels and Mahar advance

US Women’s Amateur: Aussies Ruffels and Mahar advance

Rachel Heck won the first four holes against Therese Warner, then hung on in a rollercoaster match that set the tone on a day when many of the top seeds were threatened, but advanced in the U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship, including defending champion Gabi Ruffels. 7 Aug 2020
Ruffels among top US Women’s Amateur match play qualifiers

Ruffels among top US Women’s Amateur match play qualifiers

Gabriela Ruffels played her final 15 holes bogey-free at the US Women's Amateur this morning to advance to the match play, with fellow Aussies Emily Mahar and Kirsty Hodgkins, while American Rachel Heck took medallist honours. 6 Aug 2020
US Women’s Amateur: Kuehn & Smyth share first-round lead

US Women’s Amateur: Kuehn & Smyth share first-round lead

After more than 10 months and a series of cancellations and postponements due to COVID-19, USGA championships returned on Monday with Round 1 of the 120th US Women’s Amateur at Woodmont Country Club in Rockville, Maryland. 4 Aug 2020
The Preview: US Women’s Amateur Championship

The Preview: US Women’s Amateur Championship

The 120th US Women’s Amateur will be played from August 3-9 at Woodmont Country Club in Maryland, where Australian wunderkind Gabi Ruffels will attempt to defend the Robert Cox Trophy. 29 Jul 2020
USGA acquires Howard Schickler photography collection

USGA acquires Howard Schickler photography collection

As the primary steward for preserving and celebrating the history of the game, the USGA has expanded its extensive golf photography holdings with the recent acquisition of the Howard Schickler Photography Collection, the world’s most significant private collection of original early golf photography. 8 Jul 2020
USGA announces new media rights partnership with NBCUniversal

USGA announces new media rights partnership with NBCUniversal

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that the United States media rights for its championships have been transferred to NBCUniversal (NBCU), effective immediately. 30 Jun 2020
Morri: Dear Gabi … I was wrong

Morri: Dear Gabi … I was wrong

The enduring memory of Gabi Ruffels’ historic US Women’s Amateur win will, for many, be the gutsy 7-iron approach and seemingly nerveless birdie putt at the 36th hole to seal victory. 14 Aug 2019