USC’s national championship will go down in the books next to a number of descriptors, blowout and runaway chief among them. But a 21-shot victory on Friday at the University of Georgia Golf Course amounted to something else for the Trojans: a final endurance test.
Elyse Smidinger hits her tee shot at No. 17 during the Round of 64 at the U. S. Women's Amateur Championship at Rhode Island Country Club in Barrington, Rhode Island. Smidinger defeated top seed, Jihee Kim of Korea.