Pickett Secures the Classic, Barker’s Lead Increases
NAMPA- Friday afternoon Brenda Pickett outlasted the field and was crowned the Champion of the IGA Women’s Classic. Pickett held a three shot lead following the first round on Thursday and continued to maintain her distance from competitors on Friday. Danielle Doerflein was Pickett’s nearest competitor but her seven-over in the second round was not enough to chase down the leader. Pickett carded a second round eight-over 79 to secure the championship.
For the full results and leaderboard of the IGA Women’s Classic visit the tournament page HERE.
The second round of the Women’s Amateur Championship also wrapped up with Gabrielle Barker taking a commanding lead. Barker posted a clean card shooting seven-under 65 to expand her lead to thirteen shots. Barker’s round included a 31 back nine.
Trailing Barker, Tara Finigan shot a second round 76 which leaves her at four-over total in the championship. Hannah Drake and Carson Pickett were able to keep themselves in single digits over par as Pickett leads Drake by one shot. Saturday will be the third and final round of the 83rd Women’s Amateur Championship, you can find the tee times and leader board HERE.
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