5’5”...Started playing golf at the age of 11...Credits her parents, sister and Bill and John Godwin as the individuals most influencing her career...Hobbies include movies, reading, racquetball, tennis and University of Georgia football games…Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt…Has her own Web site, www.AngelaJerman.com.
Jerman had a very successful amateur career that began with a pair of high school team state championships (1994, 1998) at Hardaway High School in Columbus, Ga. She participated in the 1997 Junior Match in conjunction with the Ryder Cup and recorded 10 top-10 finishes in American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) competition that year. From 1995-97, Jerman notched 27 top-10 finishes in 34 AJGA events. She was a member of the 1998 Izzo Cup, which pitted the United States against Sweden. She was a three-time AJGA Rolex Junior All-America selection (1996-98) and a two-time National Golf Coaches Association All- American (1999, 2002). Jerman won the 2001 Lady Gamecock Invitational while at the University of Georgia, where she set the school’s all-time lowest stroke average. She was a four-time All-Southeastern Conference (SEC) Team selection and was the 2002 SEC Player of the Year. She was a member of the victorious 2002 U.S. Curtis Cup Team, the same year she earned low amateur honors at the U.S. Women’s Open with a tie for 51st.