Pair of Nittany Lions begin amateur play

Two Penn State women’s golfers teed off on Monday in the U.S. Women’s Amateur at the Rolling Green Golf Club.

Jackie Rogowicz and Maddy Herr, a rising sophomore and incoming freshman, respectively, both shot well in the first round.

Rogowicz shot a one-over 72 and currently is tied for 36th place, while Herr shot a 75.

The U.S. Amateur has 36 holes of stroke play on Monday and Tuesday, and continues with match play for the top 64 golfers Wednesday through Sunday.