June 20, 2017
Han Tze Lin and four others punched their tickets to this year’s U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship.
Lin fired a medalist-earning 71 in an 18-hole qualifier held Tuesday at par-72 Sequoyah CC in Oakland. She’d post six birdies and five bogeys.
Hsin Yu Lu and Hsuan Hu Yu finished tied for second at 74 along with Annika Borrelli. Ashely Shim claimed the fifth and final automatic spot with a 75.
Shim defeated Faith Low and Katherin Zhu in a playoff to claim the last spot.
This year’s U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship will tee off July 16-21 at Boone Valley GC in Missouri. The 2018 U.S. Girls’ Junior will be held at Poppy Hills in Pebble Beach.