29 Jul '17, 8pm

What controversy? A day after concession hoopla, Erica Shepherd storms to #USGirlsJunior title:

What controversy? A day after concession hoopla, Erica Shepherd storms to #USGirlsJunior title:

A new day and Erica Shepherd was a winner again. But this time there would be no debate about how she got it done. Shepherd defeated Jennifer Chang, 3 and 2, in Saturday’s 36-hole final at Boone Valley Golf Club in Augusta, Mo., to capture the U.S. Girls’ Junior title. This is a huge victory regardless, but how much greater it must seem after what Shepherd overcame. The 16-year-old became embroiled in controversy Friday when she won her semifinal match in a playoff over Elizabeth Moon after a (not) conceded putt. The stunning finish proved to be a lightning-rod for debate (full details on the situation here ) and led to significant backlash against Shepherd on social media. The vitriol was so fierce, Shepherd was in tears and had trouble sleeping the night before the final. Watching telecast. @NicoleCastrale said lot of tears from Erica Shepherd last night. She and Moon we...

Full article: http://golfweek.com/2017/07/29/erica-shepherd-overcomes-c...

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Erica Shepherd advanced to the finals of the U.S. Girls’ Junior on Friday, but not without some controversy. Shepherd was ...

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golfweek.com 29 Jul '17, 12am

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Remember the Solheim Cup concession controversy? What happened today at US Girls' Jr. was way worse––a 4-inch putt! https://t.co/drcp9TkgK5

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golfchannel.com 28 Jul '17, 11pm

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usga.org 29 Jul '17, 11pm

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Twitter reacts to unconceded putt controversy at U.S. Girls' Junior

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golf.com 29 Jul '17, 3pm

A quick refresher: Erica Shepherd and Elizabeth Moon were playing the 19th hole of their semi-final match. Shepherd missed...

An unconceded putt creates controversy at the U.S. Girls' Junior:

An unconceded putt creates controversy at the U...

golf.com 29 Jul '17, 1am

The semi-final match of the U.S. Girls' Junior Championship ended with a bit of controversy on Friday, when Erica Shepherd...

U.S. Girls' Junior semifinal ends with controversial tap-in putt:

U.S. Girls' Junior semifinal ends with controve...

golfdigest.com 29 Jul '17, 1am

This one hurts to watch. Elizabeth Moon had a three-foot birdie putt to move into the final of the U.S. Girls' Junior. She...

U.S. Girls' Junior semifinal ends with controve...

golfdigest.com 29 Jul '17, 12am

This one hurts to watch. Elizabeth Moon had a three-foot birdie putt to move into the final of the U.S. Girls' Junior. She...

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usga.org 29 Jul '17, 3pm

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