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Seattle Golfer Honored in Chattanooga

Broadmoor Golf ClubA native of Montana and current resident of Seattle, Edean Ihlanfedlt will be one of eight former USGA Seniors Women’s Amateur Champions attending the players’ dinner Thursday at the Chattanooga (Tennessee) Golf and Country Club.  Click the link to read the Tennessee sport page article about Ihlanfedlt’s golf career.  The article spans from 1944 when Ihlanfedlt won her first of 6 straight Montana state championships at the age of 14 as well as her five Seattle City Women’s titles and her pivotal role in bringing two major women’s events to Seattle’s Broadmoor Golf Club: the U.S. Women’s Amateur in 1974 and the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur in 1997.

A great article about a remarkable Seattle golfer who brought big time golf tournaments to Broadmoor.