Shannon Warner of Livonia will face Lindsey McPherson of Flushing in the semifinals Friday. (GAM)
Ann Arbor — Shannon Warner of Livonia, Lindsey McPherson of Flushing, Jennifer Elsholz of Grand Rapids and Kimberly Dinh of Midland advanced to the semifinals of 98th Michigan Women’s Amateur Golf Championship Friday.
The four survived two rounds of matches Thursday at the University of Michigan course.
Warner rallied from 3-down on the front nine to win 1-up over Jacqueline Setas of East Lansing. She will meet McPherson, who defeated Hailey Hrynewich of Muskegon in her quarterfinal match.
Elsholz advanced to semis for the second straight year, defeating Hanna Pietila of Brighton in the quarterfinals.
She meets Dinh in the semis. Dinh advanced after defeated Allyson Geer of Brighton in the quarterfinals.
98th Michigan Women's Amateur
At University of Michigan Golf Course
Thursday Round of 16 results:
Allyson Geer (Brighton) d. Emma Salata (Ann Arbor) 1 up
Kimberly Dinh (Midland) d. Sarah Johnson (Wixom) 2 and 1
Jennifer Elsholz (Grand Rapids) d. Kaitlyn Watkins (Frankenmuth) 2 up
Hannah Pietila (Brighton) d. Danielle Crilley (East Lansing) 7 and 5
Hailey Hrynewich (Muskegon) d. Kelly Hartigan (Lake Orion) 19 holes
Lindsey McPherson (Flushing) d. Kelsey Murphy (Plymouth) 2&1
Shannon Warner (Livonia) d. Sarah Hoffman (Saline) 2&1
Jacqueline Setas (East Lansing) d. Gabrielle Yurik (Oakland) 1 up
Thursday quarterfinal results:
Kimberly Dinh (Midland) d. Allyson Geer (Brighton) 4&3
Jennifer Elsholz (Grand Rapids) d. Hannah Pietila (Brighton) 4&3
Lindsey McPherson (Flushing) d. Hailey Hrynewich (Muskegon) 3&2
Shannon Warner (Livonia) d. Jacqueline Setas (East Lansing) 1 up
Friday semifinal pairings
Dinh vs. Elsholz 8 a.m.
McPherson vs. Warner 8:15 a.m.
Championship match to follow in the afternoon.