2011 Women's Players of the Year
This past weekend the FSGA Annual Dinner was held at Palma Ceia Country Club where many individuals were recognized including, 2011 champions, Players of the Year, Volunteers of the Year, and the Hall of Fame Inductee, A. Downing Gray.
2011 Women's Player of the Year
Meghan Stasi, of Oakland Park, had a top 20 finish in the prestigious Harder Hall Championship, a top 10 finish at the South Atlantic Amateur Championship and made it to the quarterfinal round in the Ione Jones/Doherty Amateur Championship. She also tied for 2nd at the Women’s Stroke Play , made it to the quarterfinal round at the Women’s State Amateur Match Play, made it to the quarterfinal round at the North/South Women’s Championship and qualified for the USGA Women’s Amateur Championship, the USGA Women’s Mid-Amateur, and was a member of the Florida Team at the USGA Women’s Team Championship.
Mary Jane Hiestand, of Naples, won the prestigious Ione Jones/Doherty Senior Amateur Championship. She finished second in the Women’s Senior, had a top 10 finish in the Women’s Stroke Play, and made it to the round of 16 at the Women’s State Amateur Match Play. Mary Jane was selected to represent the State of Florida on both the FL/GA and SWATCA teams, and she qualified, and eventually made it to USGA Women’s Senior Amateur Championship.
Robbi Howard, of Bradenton, finished in the top 20 at the Dixie Amateur Championship, in the top 25 at the AJGA Taylor Made Junior Championship, tied for 9th at the AJGA Webb Simpson Junior Championship, had a 4th place finish at the AJGA Florida Junior, and tied for 7th at the ArmourBite Junior Open. At the Junior PGA Championship Qualifier, Robbi tied for 1st. She also finished in the top 20 at the Girls’ Junior Championship and made it to the Semifinals at the Women’s State Amateur Match Play Championship.