(As of March 10, 2019)
Has played international golf at a very high level throughout her career…her game sets her up well for her to be very successful as a collegiate player at Florida State with her skill level allowing her to compete for a spot in Florida State’s lineup upon her arrival as a freshman…a member of the English Girls National Squad, every year from 2015 to 2018, starting as the youngest member of the squad, Amelia has had many individual and team successes…she has represented England in the European Girls Team Championship in 2016, 2017 and 2018 helping the team to a bronze medal in 2017 after she finished in a tie for fourth in the individual stroke play qualifying…represented England in the 2016 European Young Masters, helping the team capture the bronze medal, in addition to the 2016 Nations Cup at the German Open, the 2016 Scottish U18 Championship, where she took another bronze medal, the 2017 Girls’ Home International Championships and the 2017 French International match…earned a second place finish in the 2016 English Girls U16 Open Championship, a second place finish in stroke play at the Fairhaven Trophy Championship for three consecutive years 2016, 2017, and 2018, a third place finish in the 2016 U18 English Girls Mather Championship and the 2015 West of England U16 Champion…the Hampshire Rose 36 Hole Ladies Open stroke play champion in 2018, the Norfolk Ladies County individual stroke play and match play Champion in both 2017 and 2018, both in addition to winning the 2017 and 2018 72 hole combined Gold Rose stroke play Championship, allowing her to become the first ever inaugural winner of the event sponsored by the renowned English golfer and Olympic Champion Justin Rose.
Played in two of Florida State’s four fall events – the Schooner Fall Classic and the Jim West Challenge…helped lead the Seminoles to a second place finish in the Jim West Challenge…finished in a career-best tied for 25th place in the individual standings at the Schooner Fall Classic – the first event of her career…was Florida State’s second highest individual finisher at the Schooner Fall Classic…carded scores of 70-69-62 to finish at a career best 2 under par in her first appearance as a Seminole…her second round score of 69 stands as her career best while her 139 total for her first two collegiate rounds stands as the best 36-hole round total of her career…her career low score of 69 in the second round of the Schooner Fall Classic included a single-round career-high five birdies…totaled 11 birdies in the three rounds of play at the Schooner Fall Classic…totaled seven birdies in three rounds of the Jim West Challenge with a tournament-best three birdies coming in the second round of the event…Florida State finished one stroke out of the team lead as TCU won the team championship…totaled at least two birdies in each of her six rounds played in her first season as a Seminole…averaged 72.17 strokes in six rounds during two tournaments.
In the Seminoles’ lineup for the spring-season opening Northrop Grumman Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif…played her best golf at the Northrop Grumman over the final two holes with scores of 74-75…totaled a 234 in the three rounds of the Northrop Grumman to finish in a tie for 69th place in the individual standings…carded a 71 in the second round of the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate…her second round score in the Darius Rucker helped Florida State move into first place in the team standings after two rounds of play…helped the Seminoles to the team championship in the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate with a tied for 41st place finish…scores of 71-72 in the second and third rounds helped her improve her standing…
She graduated from the Norwich School for Girls in 2018, after attending for seven years including two years at sixth form…she earned the Academic Endeavor Award at Norwich High school for girls in 2015 and 2017…named the Sports Personality of the Year at the 2018 Norwich High school for Girls annual sports awards as well as earning the award for Best in School Sports Achievement in 2015, 2016 and 2018…the English U18 Schools Golf Champion in 2015, 2016 and 2017, the National U16 Schools Golf Champion in 2015, the South East England Schools Championship in 2015 and 2018, all in addition to serving as the English Schools Golf International team captain in 2016 and 2017.
Born June 23, 2000…Amelia is the daughter of Tracey and Mark Williamson…her dad was the most successful team captain of the Norfolk Men’s Golf team and played for nearly 30 years as a former scratch golfer still playing off a one handicap now…Tracey, her mum, is an accomplished scratch golfer and is the multiple winner of the Norfolk County golf championships, in addition to seven second place finishes…her home golf course is Royal Cromer…Amelia and Tracey paired together to win the Royal Mid Surrey Mothers and Daughters’, a 27-hole foursomes competition in 2016, 2017 and 2018…a member of the British record holding team for the fastest 100,000 meter rowing time as well as being an avid skier who has participated in the sport since age three…enjoys cooking…selected Florida State over Vanderbilt.
Driver: Taylormade M1. Wood: TaylormadeM1. Hybrid: Taylormade M1. Irons: Taylormade 790’s. Wedges: Taylormade Milled Grind. Putter: Scotty Cameron Golo 6. Ball: Titleist Pro V1. Favorite Club: 50 wedge. Ball Marker: First poker chip that comes out of my bag.
|Schooner Fall Classic||70-69-72||-2||211||T25|
|Jim West Challenge||76-73-73||+6||222||T35|
|Northrup Grumman Regional Challenge||85-74-75||+21||234||T69|
|Darius Rucker Intercollegiate||81-71-72||+11||224||T41|