Whippoorwill member Laura Algiero won her third WMGA/MGA Women’s Met Amateur Championship on Monday, defeating Jennifer Lee of Scarsdale on the first hole of sudden death at the Tuxedo Club.
They both shot 1-under 72s in the heat and humidity.
Algiero made a 25-footer to win the championship when they went back and replayed the 18th hole. Allison Kucinki of Tuxeco was third with a 2-over 75.
14th WMGA/MGA Women’s Met Amateur Championship
At The Tuxedo Club – par 73
1. Laura Algiero, Whippoorwill 72*
2. Jennifer Lee, Scarsdale 72
3. Allison Kucinski, Tuxedo 75
4. Sarah Kokotajlo, 76
5. Sheila Torgan, Woodway 77
T6. Karen Cash, 78
T6. Renata Coyle, Paramount 78
T8. Malini Rudra, Fellowship 79
T8. Christina Paulsen, Ridgewood 79
10. Cheryl Brayman, North Shore 80
*won on the first hole of a playoff