Top Women Amateurs

Rank 1

Jessica Korda, United States
Jessica Korda.com



Amateur and Junior Golf Highlights
Selected by the USGA to represent the USA at the 2010 Women's World Amateur Team Championship
Runner-up at the 2010 U.S. Women's Open
2010 AJGA Scott Robertson Memorial Champion
2010 U.S. Curtis Cup team member
Represented the USA at the 2010 Copa de las Americas, USA won women's and overall divisions
Represented the USA at the 2009 Junior Solheim Cup
Made cut at the 2008 & 2009 U.S. Women's Open Championships, shooting a final-round 69 both years
2008 Betsy Rawls Championship winner
Two-time national junior champion in the Czech Republic


Rank 2

Danielle Kang, United States
Pepperdine University



Amateur and Junior Golf Highlights
Won the 2010 U.S. Women's Amateur at the Charlotte (N.C.) Country Club
Made the 2007 U.S. Women's Open at the age of 14
Qualified again for the U.S. Open in 2010 and was one of just six amateurs to make the cut.
Medalist in stroke play at two USGA events:
the 2009 U.S. Women's Amateur and the 2010 U.S. Junior Golf Championship
Took second place in the 2010 Canadian Women's Amateur
An AJGA All-American honorable mention seleciton in both 2008 and 2009
Tied for ninth place at the 2009 Callaway Junior World Championship


Rank 3

Meghan Stasi, United States




Amateur and Junior Golf Highlights
Won the 2010 U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur
Two-time U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur champion (2006 & 2007)
Member of victorious 2008 USA Curtis Cup Team
2010 & 2009 U.S. Women's Open Qualifier


Rank 4

Cydney Clanton, United States
Auburn University



Amateur and Junior Golf Highlights
2010 U.S. Curtis Cup team member
2010 North & South Women's Amateur Champion
Tied for third at the 2010 NCAA Division I Championship
First-team National Golf Coaches Association All-America honors in 2007-08 and 2009-10
National Freshman of the Year in 2007-08
Qualified for the 2008 U.S. Women's Open
Played in the 2010 LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship
Advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2009 and 2010 U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links
Two-time national junior champion in the Czech Republic


Rank 4

Lisa McCloskey, United States
Pepperdine University



Amateur and Junior Golf Highlights
Four-time AJGA Rolex Junior All-American (2006 1st team, 2005/2007 honorable mention, 2007 2nd team)
Strokeplay medalist at the 2008 U.S. Girls' Junior Championship, advanced to quarterfinals
Qualified for match play at the 2007 U.S. Women's Amateur
2005 & 2006 U.S. Girls' Junior Championship
More than a dozen top 10 finishes at AJGA tournaments
Two-time AJGA Valera Texas Open winner


Rank 6

Mia Piccio, Phillippines
University of Florida



Amateur and Junior Golf Highlights
Women's Trans Amateur Championship winner
Qualified for U.S. Women's Amateur Championship


Rank 7

Marina Alex, United States
Vanderbilt University



Amateur and Junior Golf Highlights
Won the SEC Individual Championship in Tuscaloosa (2009-10)
Qualified for the U.S. Women's Open, finishing fourth at sectional qualifying
Won medalist honors at local qualifying for U.S. Women's Open in Pinehurst, N.C.
Tied for second place in 2009 U.S. Amateur stroke play


Rank 8

Brittany Altomare, United States
University of Virginia



Amateur and Junior Golf Highlights
Reached match play portion of 2010 U.S. Women's Amateur
Won the 2010 Women's Eastern Golf Association Amateur Championship
Played in the U.S. Women's Open (2009 & 2010)
Won the 2010 Women's Eastern Amateur
Won the German Jr. Masters (2009)
Runner-up at the 2009 Eastern Amateur (2009)
Won 2008 North & South Junior
Won 2008 Lessing's Junior Golf Classic
Was a three-time Massachusetts Junior State champion


Rank 9

Jennifer Kirby, Canada
University of Alabama



Amateur and Junior Golf Highlights
Played in 2010 U.S. Women's Open
Advanced to semi-finals of the 2010 U.S. Women's Amateur
Selected as 2010 SEC Freshman of the Year and first-team All-SEC
Finished fourth at the 2008 U.S. Girls' Championship
Qualified for match play at the British Amateur in 2008 and 2009
2009 became first golfer to win both the Royale Cup Canadian Women's Amateur & the Royale Cup Canadian Junior Girls Championship in the same year
competed in the 2009 CN Canadian Women's Open


Rank 10

Caroline Hedwall, Sweden
Oklahoma State University



Amateur and Junior Golf Highlights
Won the 2009 European Amateur Championship
Tied for ninth during stroke play at the 2009 Ladies' British Open Amateur Championship
Was named to the Swedish squad for the 2008 WATC, where her team won
Posted a 4-under 140 total at the 2008 Ladies' British Open Amateur Championship to claim medalist honors
Played in the European Ladies Team Championship for the victorious Swedish National Team in 2008
Competed at the 2008 RICOH Women's British Open
Won the 2007 European Amateur Championship with a 5-under 283 total
Won the 2007 European Girls Team Championship
Was a member of Europe's Junior Solheim Cup squad in 2007


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