July 31, 2019
Lynne Cowan and four others are headed to this year’s U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship after advancing through an 18-hole qualifier held at Blackhawk CC in Danville.
Cowan, the 2017 NCGA Senior Women’s Player of the Year, shot a medalist-earning 1-over 73. Finishing in second at 77 was Pebble Beach’s Marianne Towersey.
Also advancing were Jennifer Douglas and Tina Barker (78) and Joy Robinson (79).
The first alternate is Lisa Winsten (79). The second alternate is Christy Atencio (80).
This year’s U.S. Senior Women’s Am will tee off Aug. 24-29 at Cedar Rapids CC in Iowa.