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Amanda Sambach

Freshman
Class
Davidson, N.C.
Hometown
The Cannon School
High School / Club
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Junior / Amateur Golf/Personal
• Competed at the Augusta National Women’s Amateur in 2021
• Won the 2021 Rolex Girls Junior Championship
• Ranked as high as No. 27 in the World Amateur Golf Rankings and as high as No. 5 for American competitors prior to signing with UVA
• Ranked No. 33 in the Rolex American Junior Golf Association Rankings and was the No. 14 ranked player in Golfweek’s junior rankings when she signed with the Cavaliers
• Was the No. 8 player for the class of 2021 by Junior Golf Scoreboard and No. 5 in the class according to Golfweek
• Tied for seventh at the 2020 Symetra Tour Championship while playing with an amateur exemption
• Was 11th at the Symetra Tour Championship in 2019
• Won the 2020 North & South Junior Championship at Pinehurst thanks to shooting 68 in the final round
• Competed in the 2020 North & South Women’s Amateur and the 2020 U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship
• A six-time American Junior Golf Association champion, she took medalist honors at the 2020 Fayetteville Open and shared the individual title at the 2020 Make-A-Wish Foundation Open
• Served as a player representative for the AJGA Board of Director
• She picked up AJGA All-America honors in 2019 and 2020 while also earning AJGA Academic All-American honors in both of those seasons
• In 2019, was a member of the winning U.S. Team at the Ping Junior Solheim Cup in Gleneagles, Scotland
• Won the 2019 AJGA Rolex Girls Championship and was the PKBGT Tour Order of Merit Champion
• Placed first at the 2019 PKBGT Invitational, the AJGA Callaway/Ollie Schniederjans Junior and the PKBGT Masters
• Took medalist honors at the 2018 Rolex Tournament of Champions
• Won three consecutive North Carolina private school Division I state titles from 2018 to 2020 while competing for The Cannon School
• Helped her high school to three state titles from 2017-19
• Recipient of the 2021-2022 John and Audrey Lewis Endowed Women’s Golf Scholarship