Tallman earns No. 2 spot at PNGA championship
August 30, 2011
Brittany Tallman, of Issaquah, finished second Aug. 28 in the Pacific Northwest Golf Association Women’s Amateur Public Links Championship at The Links at Moses Pointe in Moses Lake.
Tallman, a former high-school state champion golfer at Issaquah, had a two-day total of 1-over par 145. She finished just two strokes behind Kate Hildahl, of Tualatin, Ore.
Now a member of the University of Washington women’s golf team, Tallman shot the best single round of the championship Aug. 28 with an impressive 4-under par 68.
Tallman’s younger sister Mersadie, who will be a freshman at Issaquah High this fall, finished in a tie for 17th with a 165 total. Laura Risher, of Issaquah, was 24th at 169.