Manke makes history in winning 100th Washington Men’s Amateur

Bremerton, Wash. – RJ Manke of Lakewood shot rounds of 66-67-68 to win the historic 100th Washington Men’s Amateur Championship in commanding fashion, finishing seven shots clear of the rest of the field. Manke also won this championship in 2018.…

Manke and Sand on top after first round at 100th Washington Men’s Amateur

WA Golf President Paul Ramsdell served as the afternoon starter during today's opening round. Bremerton, Wash. – RJ Manke of Lakewood and John Sand of Hoquiam both shot 6-under-par 66 to tie for the lead after the first round of…

100th Washington Men's Amateur to be held at Gold Mountain

Bremerton, Wash. – The historic 100th Washington Men’s Amateur Championship is set to take place July 6-8 on the Olympic Course at Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Wash. The championship will consist of 54 holes of stroke play, with…

100 Years of Excellence – The Washington Men's Amateur Championship

In 1922, the Washington State Golf Association (now known as Washington Golf) was founded for one specific reason: to conduct an annual state amateur championship. In 1922, Bon Stein won the inaugural Washington Men’s Amateur Championship. He would win four…

A Tale of Two Championships – or, 'Oh that's right, this is why we love golf'

By a quirk of fate, of timing, of necessary scheduling, of COVID-19 (for in this tumultuous year, everything seems shadowed and alchemically altered by this nefarious virus), the Washington Men’s Amateur (the premier championship in the state) and the U.S.…

Kato goes wire-to-wire in winning the Washington Men’s Amateur

Sean Kato of Redmond, Wash. shot rounds of 65-69-73 to win the 94th Washington Men’s Amateur Championship, held this week at Chambers Bay in University Place, Wash. Sean Kato Championship links: Final Results | Photos Kato had been alone at…

94th Washington Men's Amateur to be held at Chambers Bay

The 94th Washington Men’s Amateur Championship is set to take place August 11-13 at Chambers Bay in University Place, Wash. The championship will consist of 54 holes of stroke play, with the field cut to the low 60 players and…