John Von Lossow of Union, Wash. shot even-par today on the par-72 Sunland Golf and Country Club in Sequim, Wash. to earn medalist honors in U.S. Senior Amateur Sectional qualifying.
Claiming the other available spot at this qualifier is Keith Crimp of Ellensburg, Wash. who shot 1-over par 73.
Von Lossow and Crimp claimed the only two spots available in this Sectional qualifier, and the two players will now advance to compete in the 2019 U.S. Senior Amateur, to be held August 24-29 at Old Chatham Golf Club in Durham, N.C.
Von Lossow is a two-time winner of the WSGA Senior Men’s Best-Ball Championship, having won with partner Duane Diede in 2014 and 2016.
Crimp is a two-time winner of the WSGA Senior Men’s Champion of Champions (2013, 2014) and won the Washington State Senior Men’s Amateur Championship in 2010.
The Washington State Golf Association (WSGA) is the local representative of the United States Golf Association (USGA) and conducted this qualifier for the U.S. Senior Amateur Championship.
Founded in 1922, the WSGA is a 501c4 non-profit, amateur golf association governed by men and women volunteers. Serving nearly 70,000 individual members at more than 550 member golf clubs and 270 golf courses throughout the state of Washington and Northern Idaho, the WSGA works to continually expand the game of golf to people of all backgrounds.
The WSGA also serves as a statewide representative of the USGA and works closely with a number of allied associations within the golf industry for the betterment of the game.