Emilee Hoffman tied for fifth place to help UT finish second at the Schooner Fall Classic in Norman, Okla., in 2018. [JAY JANNER/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]


Hoffman takes third at TRANS Amateur Championship

Posted July 13th, 2018


Texas golfer Emilee Hoffman took third place at the TRANS National Golf Association Amateur Championship Friday in Maryville, Calif.

The junior shot 282, 6 under par at the Peach Tree Golf and Country Club to follow up her win at the Western Golf Association National Amateur Championship in June.

A final-round 67 helped Hoffman move into top-3 position after shooting three rounds in the 70s. She opened with a 71 before a 74 in the second round and a 70 in the third round.


Kathleen Scavo of Oregon won the event after shooting 280. Ziyi Wang took second with a score of 281.

As a sophomore, Hoffman took honors as an All-American honorable mention. She took second-place finishes at the Betsy Rawls Invitational and the Big 12 Championship.

News on Bevo Beat is free and unlimited. Access to the rest of Hookem.com is included with an Austin American-Statesman subscription in addition to Statesman.com and the ePaper edition. Subscribe today at statesman.com/subscribe.