U-M Summer Updates: Shimel Qualifies for U.S. Women's Amateur
Alyssa Shimel

Last updated Aug. 7, 2013

Mon-Tue., Aug. 5-6, 2013 -- After posting back-to-back rounds of 76 during stroke play qualifying at the 2013 U.S. Women's Amateur Championship, Alyssa Shimel tallied a 152 and missed advancing to match play by two shots at the Country Club of Charleston in Charleston, S.C. [ U.S. Women's Amateur | Stroke Play | Shimel's Scorecard ]

Thu-Fri., Aug. 1-2, 2013 -- Catherine Peters used a final-round, five-under 66 to set the Springville Country Club course record and win the 2013 Women's Buffalo District Golf Association championship held in Springville, N.Y. Opening with a one-under 70, Peters was tied for the event's lead with Julie Murphy. With posting her record 66, Peters tallied a six-under 136 total to win by 11 shots; Murphy closed with a 77. [ Results | Buffalo News Article ]

Fri-Sun., July 25-27, 2013 -- Devon Compton and Ella Pendy were Michigan's pairing at the fourth annual Pure Silk Women's Collegiate Championship played at the Wedgewood Golf & Country Club just outside of Columbus, Ohio. The Wolverine duo tied for 21st with a combined score of 315. After opening with a tally of 80 in the first rounds of alternate shot format, they rallied for a 71 in the second-round best ball. They closed with a 164 total in the final round team stroke score to earn the top-25 finish. [ Final Results ]

Tue-Wed., July 17-18, 2013 -- Ella Pendy led a pair of Wolverines at the 22nd GAM Women's Championship played at the Gull Lake Country Club in Richland, Mich. Pendy earned a top-10 finish, tying for seventh with a 152 total (73-79), while Devon Compton tied for 11th at 154 (77-77). [ GAM Women's Championship | Results ]

Monday, July 8, 2013 -- Battling rain storms throughout the day, Alyssa Shimel used a round of 76 at the U-M Golf Course in Ann Arbor, Mich., to advance to the 2013 U.S. Women's Amateur Championship, to be held Aug. 5-11 at the Country Club of Charleston in Charleston, S.C. Lauren Grogan was also at the U-M course and did not advance after posting an 81. Playing a qualifier at the Dalton Golf & Country Club in Dalton, Ga., Yugene Lee shot a 76 and missed advancing by two strokes, while Chelsea Pezzola had a qualifier at the Country Club of York in York, Pa., and carded a 77 to miss advancing by three strokes. [ U.S. Women's Amateur | Qualifying ]

Mon-Thu., June 24-27, 2013 -- Alyssa Shimel lost 1-up in 19 holes to eventual champion and current Kent State golfer Natalie Goodson in the match play semifinal of the of the 2013 Women's Ohio State Amateur Championship held at the Lake Forest Country Club in Hudson, Ohio. Using a stroke qualifying round of 74 to earn the No. 3 seed, Shimel defeated No. 30 seed Ashley Jeffers, 4-and-2, in her opening match. She advanced to the semifinal after a 5-and-3 win over No 14 seed Sarah Kolodzik and 2-and-1 win over No. 22 seed Jule Lechner. [ WOSGA | Women's Amateur Results ]

Mon-Wed., June 24-26, 2013 -- Playing as an amateur, Alicia Weber tied for 32nd at the 2013 Michigan PGA Women's Open held on the Mountain Ridge Course at the Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville, Mich. Weber posted rounds of 75, 76 and 75 for a 226 tournament total. Ella Pendy was also at the tournament and tied for 70th with a 245 total (79-80-86). [ Michigan Women's Open | Results | Weber's Scorecard | Pendy's Scorecard ]

Tue-Fri., June 11-13, 2013 -- Incoming freshman Grace Choi tied for 30th at the 2013 Rolex Girls Junior Championship held at the Dalhousie Golf Club in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Choi posted a 302 total after rounds of 78, 73, 74 and 77. [ Rolex Girls Junior Championship | Results ]

Wed-Fri., June 12-14, 2013 -- Catherine Peters tied for 18th at the 2013 Women's Porter Cup held at the Niagara Falls Country Club in Lewiston, N.Y. Peters posted rounds of 74 and 79 for a 153 total. The tournament was originally scheduled for 54-holes, but the second round was cancelled due to weather. [ The Porter Cup | 2013 Women's Division Results ]

Thursday, May 30, 2013 -- Incoming freshman Grace Choi posted rounds of 82 and 77 for a 159 total at her U.S. Women's Open sectional qualifier at the Bent Tree Country Club in Dallas, Texas. She did not advance as she tied for 31st. [ U.S. Women's Open | Qualifying ]

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 -- Chelsea Pezzola posted rounds of 87 and 79 for a 166 total at her U.S. Women's Open sectional qualifier at the Bear Lakes Country Club in West Palm Beach, Fla. She did not advance as she tied for 38th overall. [ U.S. Women's Open | Qualifying ]

Sun-Mon., May 26-27, 2013 -- Ella Pendy tied for 11th at the TaylorMade Adidas Collegiate Series stop at the Firestone Country Club's West Course in Akron, Ohio. She posted rounds of 80 and 74 for a 154 total. [ TaylorMade Adidas Collegiate Series | Firestone Results | Pendy's Scorecard ]

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 -- Devon Compton and Alicia Weber competed at the U.S. Women's Open second qualifier at the Cantigney Golf Club in Wheaton, Ill. Compton tied for 47th with a 161 total (80-81), while Weber tied for 52nd at 165 (85-80). [ U.S. Women's Open | Qualifying ]

Tuesday, May 7, 2013 -- Lauren Grogan carded rounds of 73 and 75 to post a 148 total at her U.S. Women's Open sectional qualifier at the Elkridge Club in Baltimore, Md. She did not advance, missing qualifying by four strokes as she tied for 20th. [ U.S. Women's Open | Qualifying ]

Fri-Sun., April 19-21, 2013 -- Incoming freshman Grace Choi posted a top-10 finish at the 2013 Under Armour/Hunter Mahan Championship held at the TPC Craig Ranch in McKinney, Texas. She carded rounds of 76 and 74 for a 150 total and to tie for 10th. [ Under Armour/Hunter Mahan Championship | Results ]