Rome's Pennie Carlo One of Two to Qualify for U.S. Senior Women's Am at Tuscarora

August 28, 2018

MARCELLUS, N.Y. – Sectional qualifying for the 57th U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur Championship was conducted by the New York State Golf Association at Tuscarora Golf Club on Tuesday morning.

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Ten senior women (age 50+) competed for two qualifying spots into this year’s championship at Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club in Vero Beach, Florida on October 6-11, 2018.

Rome resident Pennie Carlo of Crestwood Golf Club earned a spot after posting a 7-over 79 to share medalist honors with Scottsdale, Arizona’s Edwina McKay.

Pat Mayne of Western Turnpike Golf Club posted a 79 as well ­but was knocked out in a 3-for-2 playoff, after making double-bogey on #6 (second playoff hole). She earned the first alternate spot.

Teresa Cleland of Bellevue Country Club took the second alternate spot.

The course was setup at 5,708 yards to a par of 72.