Amazing Alice makes it two wins on the spin in the USA

Berkhamsted hot-shot Alice Hewson has done it again – with her second win from two starts on the US women’s college circuit.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 28th September 2015, 4:44 pm
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Hewson, an 18-year-old England international, has made a dream start to her career at Clemson University in South Carolina.

She tied for first place in her first tournament with a six-under par score and days later took the honours at the Lady Paladin Invitational with a score of three-under for 54 holes.

She is only the second Clemson woman golfer to win consecutive tournaments.

Alice Hewson made it two wins from two starts on the US womens college circuit. Image (c) Leaderboard Photography

“What a tremendous accomplishment to not only win once, but to win back to back tournaments,” said head coach JT Horton of his freshman golfer. “She has tremendous poise and maturity for a freshman. We are proud of her.”

Hewson had rounds of 67-73-73 in claiming the two-shot victory.

She finished ahead of Jess Meek and Michelle Butler of Missouri, and Hewson is now nine-under-par for her six rounds at Clemson.

Her five-under 67 in the first round of the tournament was just one shot off the Lady Paladin Tournament record and was the second best round in Clemson history.