Simpson Advances to Final 16 at State Amateur
July 12, 2006
Charlottesville, VA – Virginia junior golfer Kristen Simpson used an 8 and 7 victory in the first round of match play to move on to the round of 16 at the 81st Virginia State Golf Association Women’s Amateur Championship taking place at the Farmington Country Club in Charlottesville.
Simpson seeded second in the match play portion of the tournament, defeated Margaret McGehee of Richmond 8 and 7. She faces Shelley Savage of Alexandria at 10:56 a.m. on Wednesday in the third round.
Simpson shot 72 during the stroke play portion of the competition.