2017 U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball Fast Facts December 14, 2016

Mika Liu (left) and Rinko Mitsunaga teamed up to win the inaugural U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball title at Bandon Dunes. (USGA/Steven Gibbons)
Championship Venue The Dunes Golf & Beach Club, Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Opened 1949
Architect Robert Trent Jones Sr.
Dates of Championship May 27-31
Yardage/Par 6,298 yards/Par 72
Course/Slope Rating Course Rating: 77.1 and Slope Rating: 142
Field Size 64 sides
Eligibility Each female member of the side cannot have a Handicap Index that exceeds 14.4.
2016 Championship Texas high school teens Hailee Cooper, 16, of Montgomery, and Kaitlyn Papp, 17, of Austin, outlasted 13-year-old Californians Brianna Navarrosa and Angelina Kim in 19 holes at Streamsong Blue in Florida. It was the second consecutive year that a pair of high school standouts hoisted the trophy. 
Quotable “I still can’t believe it. On the 19th green, it was kind of a realization like, wow, we just did it after all these holes we just played and after a tough match.” -- Hailee Cooper
Who's In Click here to see qualifying results.
Sectional Qualifying Qualifying began on Aug. 23, 2016 and concludes on April 17, 2017 (26 sites)
Notable Events Held at The Dunes Club 1962 U.S. Women's Open (Murle Lindstrom)
1977 U.S. Senior Women's Amateur (Dorothy Porter)
2014 PGA Professional National Championship (Michael Block)
Schedule of Play Saturday, May 27 (Stroke Play, Round 1, 18 holes)
Sunday, May 28 (Stroke Play, Round 2, 18 holes)
Monday, May 29 (Round of 32, match play)
Tuesday, May 30 (Round of 16/Quarterfinal matches)
Wednesday, May 31 (Semifinals, Championship match – 18 holes)
Match-Play Cut The low 32 sides will qualify for match play after 36 holes of stroke play.
Future Sites 2018: El Caballero Country Club, Tarzana, Calif./Apr 28-May2
2019: Timuquana Country Club, Jacksonville, Fla./April 27-May 1