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Tori Ross to take on Amy Kennedy for Women's York County Amateur golf championship

  • The Women's York County Amateur golf title match is set to tee off at 9:44 a.m. Wednesday.
  • The match at Honey Run Golf Course will pit top-seeded Tori Ross vs. second-seeded Amy Kennedy.
  • Kennedy is chasing her fifth straight crown and her 10th overall.

As expected, top-seeded Tori Ross and second-seeded Amy Kennedy will square off for the Women’s York County Amateur Golf Association title on Wednesday at Honey Run Golf Course.

Amy Kennedy is chasing after her fifth straight Women's York County Amateur golf title. DISPATCH FILE PHOTO

Both Ross and Kennedy won their Championship Flight semifinal matches on Tuesday at Honey Run. Ross beat Louise Gebhart and Kennedy topped Jocelyn Abel.

Ross, a former Spring Grove High School standout who will be a senior at NCAA Division II Limestone College in the fall, is competing in her first-ever Women’s York County Amateur.

The Hanover Country Club golfer entered the event with a 0.9 handicap after being named the Conference Carolinas Female Golfer of the Year as a junior at Limestone.

Kennedy, meanwhile, is after her fifth straight Women’s York County Amateur crown and her 10th overall. Playing out of Country Club of York, Kennedy has a 2.7 handicap.

Tori Ross

Ross and Kennedy are slated to tee off at 9:44 a.m. Wednesday.

Gebhart and Abel will tee off at 9:36 a.m. in the Championship Flight consolation match.

Following are the results and pairings for the other flights:


Tuesday’s Semifinals: Paula Bauer def. Tracy Faulk and Kristie Hamp def. Susi Guinn.

Wednesday’s Championship: Bauer vs. Hamp, 9:28 a.m.

Wednesday’s Consolation: Faulk vs. Guinn, 9:20 a.m.


Tuesday’s Semifinals: Nancy Gross def. Mary Bobst and Lynn Newcomer def. Lynn Fiery.

Wednesday’s Championship: Gross vs. Newcomer, 9:12 a.m.

Wednesday’s Consolation: Bobst vs. Fiery, 9:04 a.m.


Tuesday’s Semifinals: Kelly Pflaum def. Beth Pietrini and Tracey Knouse def. Maggie Ryan.

Wednesday’s Championship: Pflaum vs. Knouse, 8:56 a.m.

Wednesday’s Consolation: Pietrini vs. Ryan, 8:48 a.m.


Tuesday’s Semifinals: JoAnn Dietz def. Kelly Farrell and Elizabeth Carson def. Donna Ensor.

Wednesday’s Championship: Dietz vs. Carson, 8:40 a.m.

Wednesday’s Consolation: Farrell vs. Ensor, 8:32 a..m.


Tuesday’s Semifinals: Betsy Barrett def. Dawn Cox and Sue Joiner def. Claire Daywalt.

Wednesday’s Championship: Barrett vs. Joiner, 8:24 a.m.

Wednesday’s Consolation: Cox vs. Daywalt, 8:16 a.m.


Tuesday’s Semifinals: Betty Winner def. Sandy Frase and Kim Lutes def. Marsha Stough.

Wednesday’s Championship: Winner vs. Lutes, 8:08 a.m.

Wednesday’s Consolation: Frase vs. Stough, 8 a.m.