The third of four qualifiers to determine the field for the 94th Washington Men’s Amateur Championship was held today at The Home Course in DuPont, Wash.
Carl Jonson of Seattle and Jack Holberg of Seattle both shot 5-under-par 67 to tie for medalist honors in leading the field at this qualifier.
The cut line for today’s qualifier ultimately landed at 2-over-par 74. Joe Hardy of Snohomish, Andrew Reinhardt of Portland, Ore., Justin Towle of Bothell, and David Sibbett of Tacoma successfully advanced on the third hole of a nine-for-four playoff that was conducted to determine the final four qualifying spots.
The top 19 players from today’s field of 102 have secured spots in the championship proper, set to take place August 11-13 at Chambers Bay in University Place, Wash.
The Washington Men’s Amateur Championship consists of 54 holes of stroke play, with the field cut to the low 60 players and ties after 36 holes. The championship field features 120 players, 51 of which are exempt. The remainder of the field is filled with players who must qualify at one of the four qualifying sites throughout the state.
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