ALBUQUERQUE,N.M. (KRQE) – Emma Mesta Garcia was never challenged. The Ruidoso golfer ran away with the New Mexico – West Texas Women’s Amateur. Mesta Garcia put together rounds of 70, 72 and 75 to win the tournament by a whopping 16 strokes with a total 1 over 217 score.
The NMWT also honors a city champion each year. Stephanie Blount is the City Champ after rounds of 70, 80 and 81. was one over par for the tournament and won by a whopping 16 strokes. She shot a final round 75. The scores for the top five are the following:
NMWT Women’s Amateur
1 Emma Mesta-Garcia, Ruidoso, N.M. 70-72-75–217, 1-over
2 Stephanie Blount, Albuquerque, N.M. 72-80-81–233, 17-over
3 Lindsey Mirabal, Albuquerque, N.M. 81-82-73–236, 20-over
4 Brenda Dominguez, El Paso, Texas 71-86-80–237, 21-over
5 Chanet Fiorina, Santa Fe, N.M. 84-80-77–241, 25-over