Savannah's Barber qualifies for US Women's Amateur

By Special to the Prep Sports Report | June 29, 2022

Share This Story

Savannah Coutry Day School rising junior Kate Barber posted a score of 2-under par 70 at Bent Pine Golf Club in Winter Beach, Florida, on June 28 to qualify for a spot in the US Women's Amateur championship being played August 8-14 at Chambers Bay in University Place, Washington.

Barber was 2-over through her first four holes in the qualifer but rallied to play her last 14 holes in 4-under par and punch a ticket to the US Women's Amateur championship, the most prestigious women's amateur event in the country each year. Less than a month ago, Barber qualified to compete at the PGA Junior Championship being played August 2-5 at Cog Hill Golf & Country Club in Palos Park, Illinois, near Chicago. 

Visit US Women's Amateur Qualifying Leaderboard for full results from Barber's qualifying site.

You May Like

The "Coach" Karl DeMasi has been teaching and coaching for the past 35 years on all levels of academia and athletics. One of his hobbies has been writing, announcing and talking about sports. DeMasi has been involved in the Savannah Area sports scene since 1995, and he created the high school magazine "The Prep Sports Report" in 2000. In 2010, the "Coach" started broadcasting The Karl DeMasi Sports Report. He's still going strong, broadcasting on Facebook live and Twitter live every Saturday morning. You gotta love it!

The Latest News