The 109th U.S. Women's Amateur Championship will be played this year at the Old Warson Country Club in St. Louis, MO., August 3-9, 2009
Alexa Rancourt, who will be heading to Furman University in the fall, qualified in Massachussetts. Alexa shot a 76 and won a 4 hole playoff to earn the last qualifying spot.
Dottie Ardina and Cyna Rodriquez who have both spent the last two years at DLGAqualified in Hawaii. There were 3 spots availabe at the Hawaii site and Dottie and Cyna finished 2nd and 3rd respectively.
Also playing in the Amateur this year will be Victoria Tanco and Sally Watson. Victoria was exempt through qualifiying based on her qualifying for the 2009 U.S Women's Open and Sally's exemption comes from being a 2008 Curtis Cup Team Member.