Aug. 8, 2007
Carmel, Ind. -
Sophomore Candace Schepperle and senior Margaret Shirley advanced to match play on Tuesday at the U.S. Women's Amateur. Schepperle and Shirley were in the top-60 after two rounds of stroke play at the Crooked Stick Golf Club.
After shooting 5-under-par 67 to open the tournament, Schepperle fired a 7-over 79 on Tuesday to finish in a tie for 22nd. Shirley made the cut, finishing in a tie for 60th, after shooting 4-over 76 on Tuesday.
Schepperle will tee off at 11:20 a.m. on Wednesday and Shirley will follow at 1:10 p.m. ET.
Sophomore Marisa Milligan finished the tournament tied for 88th (80-75--155) and incoming freshman Sarah Thead was tied for 96th (77-79--156).
For coverage on the U.S. Women's Amateur please visit the official web site at www.uswamateur.org.