Semple Thompson's Mother Cards 2
February 21, 2007
|Phyllis Semple, right of daughter Carol
Semple Thompson, beams after her memorable round recently.|
It's hard to steal the spotlight away from your daughter
when her name is Carol Semple Thompson and has won seven USGA
amateur titles to go along with qualifying for 32 U.S. Women's
Opens. But her 80-something mother, was the talk of The St. Andrews
Club in Delray Beach, Fla., Feb. 4 when she recorded two
holes-in-one in her round on the par-3 course with Carol.
Her first came on the 88-yard fourth hole and the next at No.
10, which played 90 yards. Both times her 6-wood didn't fail
Semple is almost as familiar a face as her daughter at USGA
championships, watching intently outside the ropes supporting