U.S. Adaptive Open

Sunday, July 17, 2022

Village of Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA

Pinehurst Resort & C.C. (Course No. 6)

Amy Bockerstette

Press Conference

THE MODERATOR: We are here with Amy Bockerstette. Amy, something you've been looking forward to for a while. What are you most excited about this week?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: I'm most excited about this week with U.S. Adaptive Open. I love playing golf tournaments. It's so much fun, and I love playing golf the most.

Q. What do you think about the course, because you've played it two times now?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: Yes, it was so much fun. I love Pinehurst 6. I did play 2, and it was fun. I liked the par-3s.

Q. When you came in and saw the signs and everything and all the logos, what did you feel?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: He feel happy to see the logo. It was a great time to see the logos. I got this logo. It was incredible.

Q. When you came in and saw all the signs and everything, how did it make you feel because it's such a big event?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: Yeah, I feel happy to be event. It's such an honor to be here.

Q. I wanted to ask you about coming to the Women's Open here in this area not very long ago. How much fun did you have and who did you meet?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: I meet Annika. I did meet Annika. She's very nice. It was so cool when we go a week ago, I think. I went to the Women's Open, I did meet Annika. She was very nice, and we are newest best friends.

Q. And have you talked to Gary lately?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: I do, yes. I text with Gary every week and FaceTime with him. We were at the Traditial (phon). We were having a good time, we were best friends, we were texting buddies. It was so much fun.

Q. Who did you text with 10 minutes ago?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: Oh, yes. She was saying good luck to me. It was fun. Also did Niall same thing, also.

Q. Who did you get a FaceTime call from yesterday?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: Yes, I did get a FaceTime call, name of Mark McDonnelly, and he's a manager of Niall. I saw Niall on FaceTime, and I saw he's going to Scotland actually with his girlfriend Amelia was there. I did say hi to them.

Q. Also at the Women's Open you met Annika but you also saw the trophies for this event. Do you remember that? What was that like?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: It was fun. I love trophies, most winning the trophy, and I loved it.

Q. Do you ever get nervous? You always look like you're having so much fun.

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: No, I don't get nervous. I'm very excited.

Q. I just watched a video that you did out here with Roger Steele. When you gave him your tips for on the golf course. Do you remember what those were?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: Yes, emotional is playing golf. He's really happy to see me. The interview was so much fun with Roger Steele. It was so much fun. Is I was talking about what you are born -- he did ask also to play golf and the way to get it in the hole, and it was fun. I would say happy, thrilled, excited to be happy.

Q. I saw when he did that, then he hit a good shot, so it was good advice. What's your favorite part of the game?

AMY BOCKERSTETTE: My favorite part of the game is par-3s. Par-3s is my favorite course.

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