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AMANDA DOHERTY

Player profile

(Updated July 2019)
height
5-1
year
Senior
hometown
Brookhaven, Ga.
high school
The Galloway School

STATISTICS

(As of November 7, 2019)

Year Events Rounds Strokes Avg. Low Top 10
2016-17 12 35 2,599 74.26 66 3
2017-18 12 35 2,523 72.09 66 5
2018-19 11 31 2,271 73.26 66 2
2019-20 3 9 645 71.67 67
Totals 38 110 8,038 73.07 66 10

 

Doherty in The Seminole Record Book

Career Stroke Average — 4th — 73.07
Single Season Stroke Average — 5th — 72.09 (2017-18)
Single Round Score — T7th — 66 (Second Round; The Dickson Intercollegiate, Feb. 28, 2017) (Second Round; NCAA Tallahassee Regional, May 9, 2018) (Cougar Classic, Sept. 9, 2018)
Two Round (36 Hole) Score — 1st — 135 (69-66) (2018 NCAA Tallahassee Regional; first and second rounds, May 7-9, 2018)
Three Round Tournament Score — T6th — 206 (2018 NCAA Tallahassee Regional, May 7-9, 2018)
Three Round Tournament Score vs. Par — T6th — -10 (2018 NCAA Tallahassee Regional, May 7-9, 2018)

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIONS

Inaugural Women’s Amateur At Augusta National (April 2019) – T21st

HONORS

2016 Academic President’s List Honors (Fall)
2017 Academic President’s List Honors (Spring)
2017 Academic President’s List Honors (Fall)
2018 Academic Dean’s List Honors (Spring)
2018 Golden Nole For Women’s Golf
2018 Academic President’s List Honors (Fall)
2019 Academic Dean’s List (Spring)
2017, 2018, 2019 All-ACC Academic Women’s Golf Team
2017, 2018, 2019 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2017, 2018, 2019 WGCA All-America Scholar-Athlete Team
2018 All-American Honorable Mention (GolfWeek)
2018 All-ACC
2018 All-NCAA Championships Tallahassee Regional Honors
2019 All-NCAA Championships Auburn Regional Honors
2019 Golden Torch for Women’s Golf (FSU Academics)

ON DOHERTY (Career Average: 73.07 / Low Round 66)

One of two seniors on Florida State’s roster who will contend for every major honor as one of the top senior golfers and most experienced players in all of collegiate golf…earned All-American Honorable Mention honors from GolfWeek in 2018…an All-ACC honoree for the first time in her career in 2018…is ranked fifth in school history with a 73.07 stroke average as she plays her final collegiate season…played as one of the world’s top 72 amateur golfers in the Inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur championship (April 3-6, 2019)…carded a 1 over par score of 73 in the third and final round of the ANWA to finish with a three-round total of 4 over par 220 at the historic event at the Augusta National Golf Course….her scoring average in her first collegiate season in 2017 (74.26) is the fifth lowest by a freshman in school history…her sophomore season average of 72.09 is the fifth lowest single season average in school history…has played in three ACC Championships, three NCAA Regional Championships (in Columbus in 2017, Tallahassee in 2018 and Auburn in 2019) and three NCAA Championship Finals (at Sugar Grove, Ill., in 2017, in Stillwater Okla., in 2018 and in Fayetteville, Ark., In 2019)…helped the Seminoles to a second place finish in the three ACC Championships she has played in (2017, 2018 and 2019), to second place finishes in the 2018 NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championships and the 2019 NCAA Auburn Regional Championships and to a tied for 12th place finish in the 2018 NCAA Championship Finals and a 12th place finish in the 2019 NCAA Championship Finals…career-low of 66 has come twice – in the Spring 2017 Dickson Intercollegiate and the Spring 2018 NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship…career best for a 36 hole score (135), a three-round tournament gross score (206) and a three-round tournament score vs. par (-10) all came in the Seminoles’ second-place finish at the NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship at the Don Veller Seminole Golf Club in the spring of 2018…has earned five top-five career finishes with four coming in the spring of 2018 (second at the Florida State Match-Up; tied for second at the Brickyard Collegiate, tied for fourth at the NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship and tied for fifth at the ACC Championships) and one coming as a tied for third place finish in the fall 2018 Cougar Classic…under par finishes 11 times (once in the fall of 2016, once during the spring of 2017, twice during the fall of 2017, four times in the spring of 2018, one of the fall of 2018, once in the spring of 2019 and once during the fall of 2019)…the first hole-in-one of her Seminole career came in the first round of the 2017 Schooner Fall Classic on hole No 17 at the Belmar Golf Club in Norman, Okla…totaled three of her eight career eagles during her sophomore season and during the fall of her senior season…the No. 1 ranked high school golfer in the state of Georgia in 2016…has played in the 2015, 2016, 2018 and 2019 U.S. Women’s Amateur Championships…advanced to match play in the 2019 Women’s North & South Amateur Championship at Pinehurst (N.C.)…has played in the North & South Amateur Championship three times in her career – 2017, 2018 and 2019…finished in third place at the 2019 Ladies National Golf Association Championship… carded a hole in one during the third round of the 2019 Ladies National Golf Association Championship…finished in third at the Ladies National with scores of 73-69-67-70=279…finished the final three rounds at 10 strokes under par…ranked as high as No. 45 on Golfweek’s top-50 recruit list for the class of 2016…two-time individual state champion in the state of Georgia in 2014 and 2016…won the state of Georgia Class 1A individual championship and led her team to the championship in 2016…won the individual state championship in 2016 by a five-stroke margin…won the individual state championship and led her team to a fourth place team finish in 2014…qualified for and made the cut in the U.S. Girl’s Junior Championship…played in the U.S. Women’s Four-Ball Amateur Championship in 2016…finished in fourth place in the stroke play portion and advanced to the match play portion of the 2016 Four-Ball Championship…earned three top-five finishes in the AGJA Tour…won two individual championships on the Florida Junior Tour in 2014…earned one win and two top-three finishes on the Southeastern Junior Golf Tour in 2013…her individual championship came at the Brunswick Junior Classic in 2014…also finished second at the Crabapple Junior Classic in 2013…earned one individual championship on the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour in 2013…the Player of the Year as named by the Country Club of Roswell in 2012, 2013 and 2014…advanced to the round of eight in the championship flight of the Women’s Southern Amateur in 2016…won the individual championship at the Judson Collegiate Invitational at the Country Club of Roswell in Georgia in 2016…shot scores of 70-73-70 for an even par total of 213 at the Judson Collegiate…won the individual title at the South Atlantic Amateur Championship at the Oceanside Country Club in Ormond Beach, Fla. on January 19, 2019…carded scores of 72-76-71-69 for a four-round total of 288 to win the prestigious championship…won the title by three strokes over Alex Pano…earned President’s List Academic honors in the fall of 2016, the spring of 2017, the fall of 2017 and the fall of 2018 with a perfect 4.0 grade point averages in all four semesters…earned Dean’s List Honors in the fall of 2017, the spring of 2018 and the spring of 2019…named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll in 2017, 2018 and 2019…named to the 2017, 2018 and 2019 All-ACC Academic Women’s Golf Team…named to the 2017, 2018 and 2019 All-American Scholar Athlete Team by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association…presented with the Golden Nole for the women’s golf team in 2018…the award presented to a member of each Seminole athletic team and represents significant contributions on the golf course, in the classroom and in the community…the 2019 Golden Torch winner for women’s golf…the Golden Torch is presented annually by the Florida State Department of Athletics for outstanding achievements both on and off of the court…averages 73.07 strokes in 110 rounds during 38 events entering the spring of her senior season.

SUMMER 2016

Played in the U.S. Women’s Amateur for the second time in her career at Rolling Green Golf Club in Springfield, Pa…carded scores of 74-80 but did not make the cut…won the individual championship at the Judson Collegiate Invitational at the Country Club of Roswell.

FALL 2016 (Season Average: 73.50 / Low Round: 69)

Played in all four events as she broke into the Seminoles’ lineup as a true freshman…earned two top-10 finishes in helping the Seminoles to three team championships in four events…the Seminoles’ gained team championships at the Schooner Fall Classic, the Jim West Challenge and the Cardinal Cup…career-best finish (tied for sixth) came in the Jim West Challenge…a second consecutive top-10 finish (tied for 10th) came in the second-ending Cardinal Cup…first career under par score of 70 came in the second round of the Cougar Fall Classic and her first career score in the 60’s came as a 69 in the third round of the Jim West Challenge…her best event came at the Jim West Challenge where she carded season-bests for a single round (69 in the third round), for 36 holes (142 in the first two rounds) and total career-best for a three-round tournament scored (211), a three-round tournament vs. par (minus five) and for the best finish of her career (tied for sixth)…finished with three rounds at par or better (70-72-69) for the first time in her career as she finished as the Seminoles’ second leading finisher in the individual standings…played well in consecutive events at the Cougar Fall Classic (217, tied for 27) and in the Jim West Challenge (211, tied for sixth)…was a total of four strokes under par in those two events…at or below par in all three rounds (70-72-69) in finishing in a tied for sixth place in the individual standings of the Jim West Challenge…second career top-10 finish in the season-ending Cardinal Cup with a 70 in the final round of the event…was her fourth round in the first 12 of her career under par…averaged 73.50 strokes in 12 rounds during four tournaments…

 

SPRING 2017 vs. Florida

Fell to Taylor Tomlinson, 6&4, in a match-play event against Florida on April 7, 2017… No. 3 Florida State defeated No. 6 Florida by a 3-2 margin…

SPRING 2017 vs. Duke

Fell to Lisa Maguire, 3&1, of Duke at the Northwestern Quad Match on April 29, 2017 at the Lake Shore Country Club in Glencoe, Ill…No. 9 Duke defeated No. 5 Florida State, 4-1, in match play…

SPRING 2017 (Season Average: 74.65 / Low Round: 66)

Played in her first career NCAA Championship Finals in 2017…played in each of the Seminoles’ eight events in her first spring season with the Seminoles in helping Florida State to the NCAA Championship Finals…helped Florida State to a school-record tying second place finish in her first career ACC Championship tournament at The Reserve at Pawleys Island…the second place finish tied Florida State’s school record for best finish in an ACC Championship…career-best single round score of 66 came in the opening round of the Dickson Intercollegiate…her score of 66 was tied for the second best single round score of the spring season among her teammates…posted a season-best three-round score of two-under par (213) at The Dickson Intercollegiate where she finished tied for seventh place…shot 75 or better in all 14 of her rounds during the regular season was in second place in the individual standings after shooting a first round score of 66 at the Dickson Intercollegiate…moved into a tie for seventh place after a second round 75 and finished in a tie for seventh place with her three-round total of 213…under par at the Dickson (minus two) for the second time in her career…she was also a career-best minus five in finishing in a tie for sixth place at the fall 2016 Jim West Challenge…two scores in the 60’s with a career-best 66 in the first round of the Dickson Intercollegiate and a second round 69 at the Florida State Match-Up…helped the Seminoles to team championships at both events…one top-10 finish came at the Dickson Intercollegiate to bring her career total to three (Jim West Chellenge, Cardinal Cup and the Dickson)…finished in the top 15 in four of the six tournaments and earned her season-high finish of tied for seventh at The Dickson Intercollegiate…top 15 finishes also came at the Florida Challenge at the Black Diamond Ranch in Lecanto, Fla. (tied for 12th) the Florida State Match-Up at Don Veller Seminole Golf Course in Tallahassee (tied for 13th) and at The Clemson Invitational (tied for 15th)…three of the four times that Doherty finished in the top 15 resulted in Florida State team tournament victories (at the Florida State Match-Up, the Dickson Intercollegiate and in the Clemson Invitational)…ranked fifth overall in scoring on the Florida State team for the season with a stroke average of 74.65 in 23 rounds during eight tournaments.

SUMMER 2017

Played in the 2017 North & South Amateur Championship on Pinehurst No. 2 at the Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort…

FALL 2017 (Season Average: 72.08 / Low Round: 68)

Florida State’s leading golfer with a career-low 72.08 stroke average, with 10 of 12 rounds scored 75 or better and earned the first hole-in-one of her collegiate career in the first round of the Schooner Fall Classic…also earned the second eagle of her career at the Stanford Intercollegiate…played in all four events for the Seminoles – the Ocean Course Intercollegiate, the Schooner Fall Classic, the ANNIKA Intercollegiate and the Stanford Intercollegiate…Florida State’s leading golfer at the ANNIKA Intercollegiate (tied for 11th place) and the Stanford Intercollegiate (tied for 15th) and tied for the Seminoles’ individual lead in the Ocean Course Invitational…third career top-10 finish came at the Ocean Course Intercollegiate with scores of 78-70-72 for a 1 over par total of 220…improved her individual standing throughout the three-round tournament…was in a tie for 49th after a first round score of 78…moved up in a tie for 20th place with a second round score of 70 and a two-round total of 148…her 3 under par score of 70 in the third round moved her into the top-10 of the individual standings…helped the Seminoles to a second place finish in the team standings with her tied for 10th place finish…consecutive under par finishes for the first time in her career with a 1-under par total of 212 at the Schooner Fall Classic and a 1-under par total of 215 at the ANNIKA Intercollegiate…outstanding play in finishing in a tie for 16th place in the individual standings to lead the Seminoles to a fifth place finish in the team standings at the Schooner Fall Classic…scores of 71-71-70 for a three-round total of 212…Doherty played a solid first round of with her first career hole-in-one, one birdie and 13 more holes scored at par in earning a 71…she was never more than two strokes over par and her hole-in-one on her second to last hole brought her score to even par for the round… carded a team-high six birdies in the second round and carded a second consecutive score of 71…played her best golf of the tournament with a 1-under par score of 70 in the final round for a 1-under par total of 212…carded three rounds at par or better – 71-71-70 – the only Seminole to do so during the Schooner Fall Classic…Florida State’s leader with a tied for ninth place finish in the individual standings at the ANNIKA Intercollegiate…continued to sizzle during the fall season as he carded her fourth consecutive score of 71 or better and was in a tie for sixth place in the individual standings after the first round…was nearly perfect during the round with two birdies and 17 holes played at par or better…she was never above par and, after a birdie on her 11th hole of the day, was below par for her final eight holes of the day…closed her round at 1-under par over her final 13 holes…totaled a team-high six birdies and was below par during virtually the entire third round as she carded a 70 in the final round…scored par on her first two holes, birdied her third hole and was at minus-four when she made the turn…carded two birdies after the turn and was at or below par on 14 of her 18 holes…again led the Seminoles with a tied for 15th place finish at the Stanford Intercollegiate…carded a 3-under par 68, in the second round of the Stanford Intercollegiate to bring her two-day total to 142…carded four birdies and one eagle in coming within two strokes of tying her career-best round of 66….was 1-under par with two birdies on her front nine and 2-under par with two birdies and the second eagle of her career on the back nine…finished the tournament with a three-round total of 218…her scores of 74-68-76 allowed her to finish in the top-15 of the individual standings for the second consecutive event and for the third time in four events during the fall season…she did not finish lower than 16th in any of the Seminoles’ four events and finished the season a total of only four strokes over par…averaged a career-low 72.08 strokes in 12 rounds during four tournaments.

SPRING 2018 (Season Average: 72.09 / Low Round: 66)

Earned All-American Honorable Mention (GolfWeek), All-ACC and All-Tallahassee Regional honors as she enjoyed the best season of her career…her average of 72.09 ranks as the fifth lowest stroke average for a single season in school history…finished below par in four of eight events and even or better at par in five of eight events…helped lead the Seminoles to a second place finish in the ACC Championship, a second place finish in the NCAA Tallahassee Regional and a tied for 12th place finish in the NCAA Championships…ranked second on the team with a 72.09 stroke average in 23 rounds during eight events…led the Seminoles in rounds scored at par (16 of 23, .696 percent) and was tied for second on the team with 17 rounds scored at par or better (17 of 23, .739 percent)…led the Seminoles with five rounds carded in the 60’s…tied her career-best score for a single round with a 66 in the second round of the NCAA Tallahassee Regional in helping the Seminoles advance to the 2018 NCAA Championship finals…owns the school record for low round in an NCAA Regional Championship (along with Seminole All-American Morgane Metraux) with a 66 in the third round of the NCAA Tallahassee regional Championship on May 9, 2018…two-round career-best with a 135 (69-66) in the first two rounds of the NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship…best career-three round tournament score of 206 and best score vs. par of -10 came in the finishing in a tie for fourth place in the NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship…her minus 10 strokes under par score of 206 is tied for the sixth best gross score and tied for the sixth best score vs. par in school history…her score of 206 is tied for the best three-round tournament score in an NCAA Regional Championship in school history…finished in a career-best second place twice – at the Florida State Match-Up and while playing as an individual in the Brickyard Collegiate…finished as the Seminoles’ leading golfer in four different events – the Florida State Match-Up (tied for fourth), the Clemson Invitational (tied for 15th), the Brickyard Collegiate (tied for second) and the NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship (tied for fourth)…totaled two eagles during the season – in the third round of the Florida State Match-Up on February 10, 2018 and in the first round of the NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship on May 7, 2018…helped lead Florida State to a fifth place team finish in the Florida State Match-Up at the Don Veller Seminole Golf Course in Tallahassee with the first second place finish of her career…carded three under par scores of 71-69-68 for a total of 208 in finishing as the runner-up in the in the individual standings…was in a tie for 11th in the individual standings with a 1 under par 71, moved into fifth place with a second round 69 (and a 140 total) and closed the event with a 68 to move into second place in the final individual standings…second career second place finish came while playing as an individual (the entire Seminoles’ team played as individuals) as she carded a 1 under par score of 215…finished only two strokes behind the leader (Morgan Baxendale) in the race for her first career title…first career top-five finish in the ACC Championship with an even par score of 215 to lead the Seminoles to a school-record tying second place finish in the conference championship at the Grandover Resort in Greensboro, N.C…was tied for eighth after her first round score of 72, moved into third place with her second round score of 67 (and 139 total) and finished in fifth place with her score of 77 (and 216 total) in the third round…under par in all three rounds of the 2018 NCAA Tallahassee Regional with scores of 69-66-71 for a three round total of a personal best 206…tied for seventh after the first round, tied for second after the second round and finished in a tied for fifth place with a third round 71 and 206 total…averaged 72.09 strokes in 23 rounds during eight tournaments.

 

SUMMER 2018

Won the championship of the Georgia Top 60 Women’s Classic with scores of 65-69 for a two-day total of 134…her score of 134 ranks as the lowest in the 37-year history of the event…the event was played at the Manor Golf and Country Club in Alpharetta. Ga. …was the only golfer in the 60-player field to shoot two rounds in the 60’s…advanced to match play in the 116th North & South Amateur Championship at the famed Pinehurst Golf Club…finished in a tie for 10th place in two rounds of stroke play with scores of 75-75…marked the second time in her career that she had played in the prestigious North & South Championship…played in the US Amateur at the Country Club of Tennessee…carded scores of 75-72 during stroke play for a total of 147…marked the third time in her career that she played in the event.

FALL 2018 (SEASON AVERAGE: 72.00 / Low Round: 66)

Played in all four of Florida State’s matches and finished with the third lowest stroke average among her teammates for the season…finished in a tie for third place in the individual standings at the season-opening Cougar Fall Classic with scores of 70-66=136…her second round score of 66 in the second round tied her career-low for a single round…the event was shortened to two rounds because of the arrival of Hurricane Florence on the coasts of North and South Carolina…her tied for third finish in the Cougar Fall Classic was the fifth top-five and third top-three finish of her career…three birdies on her last four holes to finish with a 74 in the second round for a 151 total in her first 36 holes at the Schooner Fall Classic…carded a 69 with a team-high five birdies in the second round of the Stanford Intercollegiate…improved her individual standing from a tie for 50th place to a tie for 27th place with her second round score in the Stanford Intercollegiate…finished in a tie for 13th place in the individual standings of the Stanford Intercollegiate with scores of 75-69-70 for a three-round total of 214 (+1)…scores of 69-73 for a 142 total in the first two rounds of the Jim West Challenge had her in a tie for ninth place in the individual standings…finished in a tie for 19th place in the individual standings at the Jim West Challenge with an even par score of 216…has scored even par or lower in 11 career tournaments…totaled three scores in the 60’s (66 in the second round of the Cougar Fall Classic, 69 in the second round of the Stanford Intercollegiate and 69 in the first round of the Jim West Challenge) to bring her career total to 12 rounds scored in the 60’s…averaged 72.00 strokes in 11 rounds during four tournaments.

WINTER 2019

Won the individual title at the prestigious South Atlantic Amateur Championship at the Oceanside Country Club in Ormond Beach, Fla. on January 19, 2019…she carded scores of 72-76-71-69 for e four-round total of 288 to win the prestigious championship…won the title by three strokes over Alex Pano.

SPRING 2019 AUGUSTA NATIONAL WOMEN'S AMATEUR

Played as one of the world’s top 72 amateur golfers in the inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur championship (April 3-6, 2019)…carded a 2 over par score of 74 and was in a tie for 20th place in the individual standings after the first round of the championship…cared a 1 over par 73 with three birdies for a 147 total in the first 36 holes in the first and second rounds of the championship were played on the Island and Bluff nines at Champions Retreat Golf Club…finished the first two rounds of the championship in a tie for 21st place with a total of 147…advanced to the final championship round with a score of par on her first playoff hole…a total of 11 golfers played for 10 spots to finish in the top 30 of the individual standings…she was the third player off of the 10th tee and earned a par on her only playoff hole to advance to the final round at the Augusta National Golf Club…carded a 1 over par score of 73 in the third and final round to finish with a three-round total of 4 over par 220 at the historic event at the Augusta National Golf Course.

SPRING 2019 (SEASON AVERAGE: 73.95 / LOW ROUND: 68)

Florida State’s team captain…earned All-NCAA Championships Auburn Regional honors as she finished in a tied for sixth place in leading the Seminoles to second place finish in the regional championship…helped lead Florida State to the NCAA Championship finals for the third consecutive time in her career…led the Seminoles to a second place finish in the ACC Championships, a second place finish in the NCAA Auburn Regional Championships and to a 12th place finish in the NCAA Championship Finals…the Seminoles’ finish at the ACC Championship marked their third consecutive second place finish in the event…Florida State’s second place finish at the NCAA Auburn Regional Championship marked the fourth consecutive season the Seminoles have finished in third place or better in the regional championships…Florida State’s finish in the NCAA Championship Finals marked the second consecutive top-12 national finish with Doherty in the lineup…in the Seminoles’ lineup for the spring-season opening Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif…finished in a tie for 51st place in the individual standings at the Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge with two scores at 75 and below…finished in a tie for 16th place in the individual standings in helping Florida State to the team championship at the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate…carded an even par score of 71 in the first round of the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate…36-hole total of 143 and in a tie for 10th place in the individual standings after two rounds of the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate…totaled a +5 score of 218 with single round scores of 71-72-75 at the Darius Rucker…finished in a tie for 12th in the individual standings in helping Florida State to the championship of the Evans Derby Experience…totaled scores of 75-75-69 for a +3 total of 219…was the 16th top 15 finish of her career…in Florida State’s lineup at the Clemson Invitational (April 7-8-9) the day after competing in the championship round of the Augusta National Women’s Amateur (April 3-4-5-6)…a team-leading 71 in the second round of the Clemson Invitational gave her a two-round total of 146 and she finished in a tie for…rain shortened the Clemson Invitational to two rounds…finished in 19th place in in the individual standings of the 2019 ACC Championship with a three-round total of 222 as Florida State finished in second place in the team standings as she played in her third consecutive conference championship tournament…was the second career top 20 finish in the ACC Championships of her career…a 1 over par score of 73 in the first round of the ACC Championship had her in a tie for 18th place in the individual standings…carded a 68 in the second round of the ACC Championship for a 36-hole total of 141…her score of 68 included the fifth eagle of her career…was in fourth place after 36 holes of the 2019 ACC Championship…played in her third career NCAA Regional Championship at Auburn in 2019…finished in a tie for 6th place in the individual standings in leading the Seminoles to a second place finish in the team standings at the NCAA Auburn Regional championship…tied for the team lead with a 71 in the first round of the regional…was in a tie for fourth in the individual standings with her first round score of 71 in the regional championship…moved into sole possession of 4th place in the individual standings with a 36-hole total of 141…she totaled a 2 under par 70 in the second round of the championship… carded a 73 in the final round and finished the championship with a 2 under par total of 214…finished with 15 birdies in her three rounds played which led the 96-golfer championship for total birdies…her play at the NCAA Championship Finals helped Florida State finish in 12th place in the team standings…the Seminoles’ finish marked the third time in school history Florida State had finished in the top-12 of the team standings at the NCAA Championships…carded a 73 in the second round of the NCAA Championship Finals for a two-round total of 153…finished in a tie for 54th place in the final individual standings with scores of 80-73-79 and a three-round total of 232…averaged 73.95 strokes in 20 rounds during seven events.

SUMMER 2019

Advanced to the match play round of 32 in the 2019 U.S. Women’s Amateur at the Old Waverly Club in West Point. Miss…advanced to match play in the 117th Women’s North & South Amateur Championship at Pinehurst (N.C.)…finished in third place at the Ladies National Golf Association Championship…carded a 3 over par 75 and was in a tie for 65th place after the first round of stroke play at the U.S. Women’s Amateur…advanced to match play with scores of 75-70=145…totaled a 2 under par score of 70 in the second round to finish comfortably inside the top 64 to qualify for match play…defeated Sophie Linder, 4&3, in the match play round of 64…fell, 5&4, to Lucy Li in the match play round of 32 at the U.S. Women’s Amateur…played in the North & South Championship for the third time in her career…shot a 71 and was in a tie for fourth place after the first round…was only three strokes out of the lead and one of six golfers in the 88 player field to shoot par or better in the first round…finished in second place in the stroke play portion with two-round even par total of 142…fell to Megan McLean of Penn State, 4&3, in the first round of match play…was in second place after three rounds of the 89th Ladies National Golf Association Amateur Championship at the Golf Club of Tennessee with scores of 73-69-67=209…trailed the leader by one stroke entering the final round…carded a hole in one during the third round of the tournament…finished in third with scores of 73-69-67-70=279…finished the final three rounds at 10 strokes under par.

Fall 2019 (SEASON AVERAGE: 71.67 / LOW ROUND: 67)

Played in three of Florida State’s four fall events and led the Seminoles to a pair of top-five team finishes at the Schooner Fall Classic and the Landfall Tradition…the Seminoles’ leading golfer at the Landfall Tradition (T11)…finished second among her teammates with a career-low 71.67 stroke average in three events and nine rounds…season-low score of 67 came in the first round of the Cougar Classic and in the third round of the Schooner Fall Classic…tied for the team lead with five rounds scored at par or better…earned three top-25 individual finishes – tied for 11th at the Landfall Tradition, tied for 20th at the Cougar Classic and tied for 25th at the Schooner Fall Classic…carded a 5 under par 67 and was in second place in the individual standings after the first round of the Cougar Classic…scores of 67-67-70 gave her a 1 under par score of 215 and allowed her to finish in a tie for 20th place in the individual standings…was the 21st career top-20 finish of her Seminole career…a 2 under par 70 in the first round and was in a tie for seventh place in the individual standings after the first 18 holes of the Landfall Tradition…a 1 under par 71 and a two round total of 141 had her in a tie for second place after 36 holes in the Landfall Tradition…finished in a tie for 11th place in the individual standings with scores of 70-71-75 for an even par total of 216 in the Landfall Tradition…carded a 74 in the first round of the Schooner Fall Classic…helped the Seminoles to a fifth place standing in the team standings after the first round…a final round score of 67 gave her a 214 total and a tied for 25th place finish at the Schooner Fall Classic…averaged a career low 71.67 strokes in nine rounds during three events.

FALL 2019 LPGA QULAIFYING SCHOOL

Earned full Symetra Tour status with her performance at LPGA Qualifying School in October of 2019…finished in a tie for 61st place with scores of 74-71-72-70 for a four round total of 287 in the second stage of Q-School…will finish her career as a Seminole in the spring of 2020 and earn her degree in Sport Management from Florida State on May 1, 2020.

Before Florida State

Graduated from The Galloway School in 2016…the State of Georgia 1A private school regional champion and led her team to the 1A team championship in 2016…also won the 2014 1A private school state championship on a one hole playoff and led her team to a fourth place finish in the team standings in 2014…the 1A private schools state championship runner-up and led The Galloway School to a third place finish in the team standings at the state championships in 2013…earned All-State honors in Class 1A by the Georgia High School Golf Coaches Association in 2014…earned Female Athlete of the Week honors by the Northside Neighbor newspaper in May of 2013 and June of 2014…named the Athlete of the Week by the Northside Neighbor in May of 2016.

Personal

Born September 16, 1997…Amanda is the daughter of Laura and Mike Doherty…a sister, Hannah, is a freshman tennis player at Centre College in Kentucky…a member of the student association in 2013 at the Galloway School…received the Headmaster’s Letter of Commendation in 2015…plays the guitar and enjoys drawing…chose Florida State over North Carolina and Auburn…major is Sport Management.

What's In Amanda's Bag

Driver: Ping G20 Wood: Ping G20’s Hybrid:Ping G25 Irons: Ping 120’s Wedges: Cleveland 588’s Putter: Scotty Cameron Golo 55 Ball: Titleist Pro V1 Favorite Club: 9 Iron Superstition:I always have to start a round with seven golf balls in my bag

Fall 2016

Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish
Schooner Fall Classic 73-78-78 +16 229 T52
Cougar Fall Classic 75-70-72 +1 217 T27
Jim West Challenge 70-72-69 -5 211 T6
Cardinal Cup 80-75-70 +9 225 T10

Spring 2017

Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish
Florida Challenge 75-75 +6 150 T12
Florida State Match-Up 73-69-74 E 216 T13
The Dickson Intercollegiate 66-75-72 -2 213 T7
Notre Dame Clover Cup 73-74-74 +5 221 T26
Clemson Invitational 73-72-72 +1 217 T15
ACC Championships 75-76-74 +9 225 30
NCAA Columbus Regional Championships 75-77-72 +8 224 T13
NCAA Championship Finals 90-78-83 +35 251 129

Fall 2017

Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish
Ocean Course Invitational 78-70-72 +1 220 T10
Schooner Fall Classic 71-71-70 -1 212 T16
ANNIKA Intercollegiate 71-74-70 -1 215 T11
Stanford Intercollegiate 74-68-76 +5 218 T15

 

 

Spring 2018

Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish
Florida State Match-Up 71-69-68 -8 208 2
The Dickson Intercollegiate 80 +8 80 T76
Evans Derby Experience 71-71-75 +1 217 T26
Clemson Invitational 71-71-71 -3 213 T15
Brickyard Collegiate 74-70-71 -1 215 T2
ACC Championships 72-67-77 E 216 T5
NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championships 69-66-71 -10 206 T4
NCAA Championship Finals 74-77-76-76 +15 303 T56

Fall 2018

Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish
Cougar Classic 70-66 -8 136 T3
Schooner Fall Classic 77-74-75 +13 226 T73
Stanford Intercollegiate 75-69-70 +1 214 T13
Jim West Challenge 69-73-74 E 216 T19

 

Spring 2019

Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish
Northrup Grumman Regional Challenge 79-74-75 +15 228 T51
Darius Rucker Intercollegiate 71-72-75 +5 218 T16
Evans Derby Experience 75-75-69 +3 219 T12
Clemson Invitational 75-71 +2 146 T41
ACC Championship 73-68-81 +6 222 19
NCAA Auburn Regional 71-70-73 -2 214 T6
NCAA Championship Finals 80-73-79 +13 232 T54

Fall 2019

Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish
Cougar Classic 67-78-70 -1 215 T20
Schooner Fall Classic 74-73-67 +4 214 T25
Landfall Tradition 70-71-75 E 220 T11

Amanda Doherty By The Numbers

  • Round: 66 (The Dickson Intercollegiate, Spring 2017) (NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship, Spring 2018) (Cougar Classic, Fall 2018)
  • 36 Holes: 135 (NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship, Spring 2018)
  • Tournament: 206 (NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship, Spring 2008)
  • Tournament Score vs Par: -10 (NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship, Spring 2018)
  • Best Finish: 2 (Florida State Match-Up, Spring 2018) (Brickyard Collegiate, Spring 2018)
  • Top 5 Finishes: 5 (Last: T3; Cougar Classic, Fall 2018)
  • Top 10 Finishes: 10 (Last: T6; NCAA Auburn Regional Championship, Spring 2019)
  • Top 15 Finishes: 18 (Last: T11; Landfall Tradition, Fall 2019)
  • Top 20 Finishes: 21 (Last: T20; Cougar Classic, Fall 2019)

Amanda Doherty As Florida State's Leader

  • Fall 2017, Ocean Course Invitational (T10)
  • Fall 2017, ANNIKA Intercollegiate (T11)
  • Fall 2107, Stanford Intercollegiate (T15)
  • Spring 2018, Florida State Match-Up (2)
  • Spring 2018, Clemson Invitational (T15)
  • Spring 2018, Brickyard Collegiate (T2)
  • Spring 2018, NCAA Tallahassee Regional (T4)
  • Fall 2018, Cougar Classic (T3)
  • Spring 2019, NCAA Auburn Regional Championship (T6)
  • Fall 2019, Landfall Tradition (T11)

Amanda Doherty's Holes-In-One At Florida State

  • Fall 2017, Schooner Fall Classic, First Round, Hole No. 17, September 23, 2017

Amanda Doherty's Eagles At Florida State

  • Spring 2017, Florida State Match-Up, Second Round, Hole 4, Feb. 11, 2017
  • Fall 2017, Stanford Intercollegiate, Second Round Hole 18, Oct. 17, 2017
  • Spring 2018, Florida State Match-Up, Third Round, Hole 10, Feb. 10, 2018
  • Spring 2018, NCAA Tallahassee Regional, First Round, Hole 9, May 7, 2018
  • Spring 2019, ACC Championship, Second Round, Hole 15, April 18, 2019
  • Fall 2019, Cougar Classic, Third Round, Hole 15, Sept. 10, 2019
  • Fall 2019, Landfall Tradition, First Round, Hole 6, Oct. 25, 2019
  • Fall 2019, Landfall Tradition, Third round, Hole 18, Oct. 27, 2019

Amanda Doherty's Best Rounds At Florida State

  • First Round: 66 (The Dickson Intercollegiate, Spring 2017)
  • Second Round: 66 (NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship, Spring 2018) (Cougar Classic, Fall 2018)
  • Third Round: 67 (Schooner Fall Classic, Fall 2019)

Amanda Doherty's Scores In The 60's

  • 66: 1st Round, Dickson Intercollegiate, Feb. 27, 2017
  • 66: 2nd Round, NCAA Tallahassee Regional, May 8, 2018
  • 66: 2nd Round, Cougar Classic, Sept. 10, 2018
  • 67: 2nd Round, ACC Championships, April 12, 2018
  • 67: 3rd Round, Schooner Fall Classic, Sept. 29, 2019
  • 67: 1st Round, Cougar Classic, Sept. 9, 2019
  • 68: 3rd Round, Stanford Intercollegiate, Oct. 18, 2017
  • 68: 3rd Round, Florida State Match-Up. Feb. 10, 2018
  • 68: 2nd Round, ACC Championships, April 18, 2019
  • 69: 3rd Round, Jim West Challenge, Oct. 10, 2016
  • 69: 2nd Round, Florida State Match-Up, Feb. 11, 2017
  • 69: 2nd Round, Florida State Match-Up, Feb. 9, 2018
  • 69: 1st Round, NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship, May 7, 2018
  • 69: 2nd Round, Stanford Intercollegiate, Oct. 20, 2018
  • 69: First Round, Jim West Challenge, Oct. 28, 2018
  • 69: Third Round, Evans Derby Experience, March 25, 2019