Wednesday, July 25, 2012
10 YEAR OLD SHOOTS 2- UNDER- PAR 70, HEADED TO THE WOMEN'S AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP
As reported by USA Today and other sources, Latanna Stone earned a spot at the 2012 U.S. Women's Amateur by carding an astounding 2-under par 70 at the a regional qualifier near her home in Valrico, Fla. The elementary schooler, who runs her own Twitter account and has a well developed personal website, was quick to Tweet about her recent accomplishment.
"Thanks everyone for the well wishes i received for qualifying for the US Women Amateur," Stone Tweeted. "So happy and excited to play!"
She hasn't even reached the U.S. Women's Amateur yet that will come August 6 in Cleveland but Stone has already won more than 100 tournaments. The Florida native began golfing at age 2, setting the stage for her to become the youngest ever qualifier for the Women's Amateur.
Posted by TRAPP BRYSON