Tiger’s niece ousted in Publinx
Vietnam’s Brianna Do and Texas high school star Marissa Dodd advanced to the Women’s US Amateur Public Links final at Bandon Dunes.
Do beat UCLA teammate Stephanie Kono 2 up in the quarterfinals Friday morning, then topped 16-year-old Annie Park of Levittown, N.Y., 2 and 1 in the semifinals. Park beat Cheyenne Woods, the niece of Tiger Woods, 3 and 2 in the quarterfinals.
The 17-year-old Dodd, from Allen, Texas, edged Scotland’s Sally Watson, a Stanford student, 1 up in the quarterfinals, and beat Tiffany Lua, a UCLA player from Rowland Heights, Calif., 2 and 1 in the semifinals.
The tournament is limited to players who don’t hold privileges at any course that doesn’t extend playing privileges to the general public.