Complete coverage: U.S. Women's Amateur
Monday, August 13, 2012
U.S. Women's Amateur: Championship
Take a look at images of the final match between Lydia Ko and Jaye Marie Green at the U.S. Women's Amateur in Cleveland.
U.S. Women's Amateur: Semifinals
After a drizzly Saturday morning at the Country Club, only two players are left at the U.S. Women's Amateur. Lydia Ko defeated Ariya Jutanugarn while Jaye Marie Green defeated Nicole Zhang in the semifinals.
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- With the defending champion - Danielle Kang - on to her professional career, the 2012 U.S. Women's Amateur title will be held by someone else in Ohio.
Could it be one of the Jutanugarn sisters? World No. 1 amateur Lydia Ko? Soon-to-be professional Jaye Marie Green?
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Tournament coverage: Sunday
• Ahead of her time: New Zealand's Lydia Ko says she dreams of college, but the U.S. Women's Amateur champion is already well ahead of her 15 years says Beth Ann Baldry. Story.
• No flash, all substance: Lydia Ko’s game isn’t flashy. In fact, for the top-ranked amateur in the world, Ko is quite unassuming. But she did enough to beat Jaye Marie Green in the U.S. Women's Amateur title match on Sunday. Story.
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Tournament coverage: Saturday
• Pumped up: With her dad on the bag and mom watching from back home in Florida, Jaye Marie Green defeated Nicole Zhang, 2 up, to advance to the final of the U.S. Women's Amateur. Story.
• Highly anticipated: World No. 1 amateur Lydia Ko, 15, beat Ariya Jutanugarn on Saturday in the semifinals of the U.S. Women's Amateur. The New Zealander becomes the second-youngest finalist in the history of this event. Story.
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Tournament coverage: Friday
• Nothing left to prove: The Jutanugarn sisters – both of them – deserve a shot at the LPGA. If Ariya, 16, wins the Women's Amateur this weekend, a wrong should be righted. Story.
• Marquee matchup: After failing to meet in the final of the U.S. Girls' Junior three weeks ago, the top two amateurs in the world, Lydia Ko and Ariya Jutanugarn will meet in the semifinals of the U.S. Women's Amateur. Story.
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Tournament coverage: Thursday
• In a good place: Nicole Zhang took a year off of college golf to focus on the rest of her life. She's back in the spotlight after defeating the medalist Thursday at the U.S. Women's Amateur. Story.
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