Peach State Sports Blog

Ashlan Ramsey advances at U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links

Milledgeville's Ashlan Ramsey had a par on the par-5 18th hole to beat South Korea's Jennifer Yang 1-up on Thursday in the third round of the U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links.

The 16-year-old Ramsey, who will be a senior at John Milledge in the fall, will face Grace Na of Alameda, Calif., on Friday morning in the quarterfinals. Na advanced with a 5-and-3 victory over Kristine Odaiyar of Ocaala, Fla.

In the second round Thursday morning, Ramsey beat Emilie Burger of Hoschton, 4 and 3.

The tournament is limited to players who don't hold privileges at any course that doesn't extend playing privileges to the general public.