Dawn Woodard of Greenville shot 3-under-par 69 in qualifying Tuesday at Sanctuary Golf Club to claim the No. 1 seed in the Women's S.C. Golf Association Match Play Championship.
Woodard was one of only two players to break par in qualifying, along with No. 2 seed Minami Levonowich of Hilton Head Island.
Other local players qualifying for the 16-player Flight 1 bracket were Bluffton's Brandi Hammonds (No. 5), Samantha Buchanan (No. 7) and Jenny Payne (No. 9) and Beaufort's Susan Harden (No. 16).
Match play begins with one round today, continues with two rounds Thursday and concludes with the finals Friday.
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Women's S.C. Golf Association Match Play Championship
No. 1 Dawn Woodard vs. No. 16 Susan Harden
No. 8 Elizabeth Thompson vs. No. 9 Jenny Payne
No. 4 Claire Brown vs. No. 13 Lea Anne Brown
No. 5 Brandi Hammonds vs. No. 12 Louise Givens
No. 2 Minami Levonowich vs. No. 15 Elizabeth Hill
No. 7 Kimberly Case vs. No. 10 Cecelia Barksdale
No. 3 Lea Venable vs. No. 14 Karin Wolfe
No. 6 Samantha Buchanan vs. No. 11 Cathy Hill