The teams of Alice Chen/Taylor Totland, Hailee Cooper/Kaitlyn Papp and Brittany Fan/Esther Lee were tied for first after the second round of stroke play qualifying in the U.S. Women’s Four-Ball Championship at The Dunes Golf and Beach Club.
Chen/Totland and Cooper/Papp shot their second consecutive 6-under 66 to sit at 12-under 132, while Fan/Lee moved up the leaderboard with an 8-under 64 on Sunday.
The team of Bailey Tardy/Monica Vaughn was a stroke back at 133. The teams of Jennifer Chang/Gian Kim (66) and Annick Haczkiewicz/Sydney Smith (67) were another stroke back of the leaders.
The team of Dawn Woodard, who is from Nichols and a Mullins High graduate, and Meghan Stasi, who has Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday President Bill Golden on the bag, was tied for 28th at 3 under after shooting even-par 72.
The tournament’s 64 two-woman teams has been reduced to 32 for match play beginning Monday and culminating in Wednesday afternoon’s championship match. Spectators are welcomed without charge.