** PRESS RELEASE **
ROCKFORD, IL JUNE 17, 2016
In the battle of the 17 year olds, Lauren Chappell of Charlston IL defeated Louise McCulloch of Wilmette on the 16th hole to win the 2016 Illinois State Women’s Amateur Championship at Forest HIlls Country Club in Rockford, IL.
Players were treated to fine weather today and spectators were treated to fine golf as the two finalists battled it out.
First Flight: Brianne Bolden of Mokena defeated Courteney Fabbri of Mundein 4 & 3
Second Flight: Emily Young of Lake Forest defeated Stephanie Walter of Morton, 6 & 4
Third Flight: Hui Chong Dofflemyer of Belvidere defeated Megan Kopeny of Arlington Heights 3 & 2
Fouth Flight: Maxine Nesemeier of Shannon defeated Blake Betke of Spring Grove 4 & 3
Fifth Flight: Francesca Saban of Orland Park defeated Natalie Hooper of Belvidere 7&5