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Best of 2004: Christy Larrimore

Life is a tee party for Larrimore.

On the Green. Christy Larrimore is one of the world's 50 best amateur female golfers. Steve Bosdosh, her coach and one of Golf Magazine's Top 100 Teachers, thinks the Georgetown University junior could be headed for the LPGA tour. This year Larrimore, 20, became the youngest woman in seven years to win the Maryland Amateur Championship. But if the dean's-list finance major doesn't hit the pro circuit, she has a backup plan: her own line of women's golf clothing.

Washingtonian staff contributing to this section were Chuck Conconi, Sherri Dalphonse, Susan Davidson, Mary Clare Fleury, Cynthia Hacinli, Thomas Head, Stephanie Jones, Ann Limpert, Drew Lindsay, Chad Lorenz, Leslie Milk, William O'Sullivan, Cindy Rich, and Jeremy Stahl.  Also contributing were writers Cathy Alter, Ann Cochran, and Jenny Sullivan.