TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Seminole All-American Beatrice Wallin, one of two four-time All-Americans in the history of the Florida State Women’s Golf program, will play in the 2023 U.S. Women’s Open. She qualified to play in the first-ever U.S. Women’s Open at Pebble Beach (July 6-9) as she shot a 5 under par 136 (66-70) and claimed co-medalist honors at a qualifying tournament at the Bradenton (Fla.) Country Club.
Wallin turned professional after graduating from Florida State in 2022 with a degree in Humanities, and is currently playing on the Epson Tour.
Wallin, a native of Sweden, was named as the ACC Golfer of the Year in 2022. She is ranked fourth in school history with a 71.94 stroke average. Wallin won three individual championships as a Seminole – at the 2021 Florida State Match Up, the 2021 Pinetree Intercollegiate and the 2022 NCAA Tallahassee Regional Championship. She carded her career-low and school record tying score of 65 in winning the Florida State Match Up in 2021.
Wallin will make her second career appearance in the U.S. Open after playing in the 2020 U.S. Open at the Champions Club in Houston. She carded scores of 75-75 and finished with an 8 over par score of 150. Wallin totaled three birdies in her two rounds played and was the 12th highest finishing amateur in the championship.
The 2022 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach marks the first time the world’s best female players with play at Pebble Beach Golf Links for the first time.