Coughlin Leads VSGA Women's State Amateur
Salem - Two-time defending champion Lauren Coughlin of Charlottesville shot a second-straight 73 Wednesday to earn medalist honors heading to match play in the Women's State Amateur at Hidden Valley Country Club in Salem. Floyd's Amanda Hollandsworth, Salem's Kristin Hearp, Blacksburg's Katie Turk and Roanoke's Sara Moir made the top 16 advancing to match play. Lynchburg's Coty Hudson and Salem's Sara Cole missed the cut by one shot. Coughlin, by winning medalist honors, earns the top seed for match play beginning Thursday. She'll face Moir in her first match play round Thursday morning at 8.