Kayla Thompson of Clarkton is at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, California, attempting to qualify for either the LPGA or the Symetra Golf Tour.
Stage one of the qualifying tournament begins August 22 and runs thru August 25.
Currently, there are over 360 players attempting to qualify.
Rounds will be played over the Palmer, Dinah Shore and Shadow Ridge courses.
Format is 72 holes of stroke play with a cut made after the third round. All players who complete 54 holes will receive Symetra Tour status for the 2020 season.
Thompson is a graduate of West Bladen High School and UNC Wilmington.