b'Now Taking Center StageBefore her out-of-nowhere win at the Augusta National Womens Amateur in April, Anna Davis (and her twin brother Billy) collected numerous titles in WashingtonBY STEVE MIMSANNA AND BILLY DAVIS spend theNational Womens Amateur in April. school year playing in San DiegoThe lefty shot a 3-under-par 69 in the Junior Golf Association events.final round to finish at 1-under 215, But each summer, the Davis headthe lone competitor in a field filled to Chewelah, Wash. to competemostly with collegiate golfers to on the Washington Junior Golfbreak par during the three-day event. Association circuit.I didnt really expect it, but And compete they do. Anna won thewinning against some of the top 8-11 Girls WJGA State Championshipamateurs is definitely a confidence three times (2015-2017) and the 14- booster because now I know that I 15 Girls State Championship in 2020.can keep up with them, said Anna, a Her twin brother Billy won the 8-11sophomore who takes online courses Boys WJGA State Championship in 2017, and the 14-15 Boysat Steele Canyon High School in San Diego. State Championship this past summer. Her family followed her around the grounds at Augusta We have been so fortunate that our kids are able to takeNational in bucket hats that matched Annas look. part in Southern California junior golf and then escape in theThat was a really cool experience, Billy said. Walking summer to go live in Chewelah and play Washington junioraround the course and looking at all the history, and then golf, said their father, Bill Davis.seeing my sister win, was one of the greatest times of my life.The 16-year old twins have become among the top juniorThe victory came one year after Davis won her first AJGA performers in two states and garnered national recognitionevent, the Heather Farr Classic. She also was named to the when Anna stunned the golf world by winning the Augusta2021 U.S. Junior Solheim Cup team, and won the Girls Junior Above: Davis with her trophyamong a sea of green jackets(Chris Trotman/Augusta National)Photo: Sam Greenwood/Augusta National16PACIFIC NORTHWEST GOLFER| JUNE 2022'