23 past or current IJGT members are slated to play in the U.S. Women’s Amateur at Portland Golf Club in Portland, Ore. The national tournament conducted by the United States Golf Association (USGA) begins on Monday, August 10, 2015 with a field of 156 players from across the world competing for the most prestigious amateur title in women’s golf. The championship is 36 holes of stroke play, with the top 64 players advancing to match play. Here are a list of the 23 past or current IJGT members.
Lila Barton – Dallas, Texas
Haley Bookholdt – Columbus, N.J.
Alice Chen – Princeton, N.J.
Lydia Choi – Beverly Hills, Calif.
Marissa Chow – Honolulu, Haw.
Selena Costabile – Canada
Avery French – Laguna Niguel, Calif.
Mariel Galdiano – Kapolei, Haw.
Erica Herr – New Hope, Pa.
Gurman Kaur – Elk Grove, Calif.
Esther Lee – Irvine, Calif.
Alessandra Liu – Bala Cynwyd, Pa.
Courtnery McKim – Raleigh, N.C.
Kim Mitchell – Woodbridge, Va.
Ayaka Nakayama – Kanagawa, Japan
Christina Parsells – Bernardsville, N.J.
Laura Restrepo – Panama City, Panama
Aneka Seumanutafa – Frederick, Md.
Margaret Shirley – Roswell, GA
Naranphat Siriko – Bangkok, Thailand
Taylor Totland – Tinton Falls, N.J.
Ana Paula Valdes – Morelia, Mexico
Rachel Welker – Terre Haute, Ind.
*bold indicates current IJGT member