ABBEY DANIEL QUALIFIES FOR U.S. WOMEN’S AMATEUR

The following press release is complements of Mary Capouch, LWGA Rules & Publicity Director

July 3, 2018

Recently crowned 2018 Louisiana Women’s Golf Association (LWGA) Amateur Champion, Abbey Daniel of Covington, qualified Monday, July 2 for the 118th U.S. Women's Amateur Championship to be played at The Golf Club of Tennessee, August 6-12. The 17 year-old Daniel’s 71 tied for third of six players successfully qualifying at the Sweetwater Country Club (Cypress Course), Sugarland Texas site.

This is another stellar addition to Daniel’s 2018 golf resume, which also includes tying for Medalist honors with 68 at the U.S. Girls Junior qualifier June 17 at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex, West Lafayette, IN. The 70th U.S. Girls Junior will be played at Poppy Hills Golf Course, Pebble Beach, CA, July 16-21.