After a second-round 3-under 66, Jordan Russell is 3 strokes ahead of the competition at 9 under midway through the Northeast Amateur at Wannamoisett Country Club.
After a disappointing senior season, Jordan Russell opens the Northeast Amateur with a 6-under 63 and a three-shot lead. Ron Balicki.
Ron Balicki offers an introduction to Bobby Leopold, the 26-year-old insurance salesman who is working his way through the match-play bracket at the U.S. Amateur.
Results from the first round of match play at the U.S. Amateur, played Aug. 24-25 at Erin Hills Golf Course in Erin, Wis.:
The U.S. Golf Association has announced pairings and tee times for stroke-play qualifying at the U.S. Amateur, to be played Aug. 22-28 at the par-72, 7,760-yard Erin Hills Golf Club and par-70, 6,622-yard Blue Mound Golf and Country Club in Erin, Wis.
College golf is just a few short weeks away. To get you ready, Asher Wildman is breaking down the top 60 men's and women's teams. Today, it's No. 31 on the board with the N.C. State men and Chattanooga women.
Top finishers from each local qualifier will advance to one of thirteen 36-hole sectional qualifiers, to be played May 24 in Surrey, England, and Saitama Pref, Japan, and June 7 across the U.S.
There’s no question who tops Golfweek’s preseason men's individual rankings. Just win eight times, including the conference, regional and NCAA titles. Nice work, Matt Hill.
Cam Burke snatched the Canadian Men’s Amateur title for the second consecutive year after firing back-to-back 68s to close the tournament.
Canada’s top two amateurs, Matt Hill and Nick Taylor, tied at the Canadian Men’s Amateur Aug. 13, but for third place.
A couple notes from around the country, and internationally:
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