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Winner, third-place finisher have different takes on the Senior PGA Championship course

...watching it on TV." - Padraig Harrington, whose bogey on the final hole kept him out of a playoff in a U.S. Open qualifier. He still can get in by moving into the top 60 over the next three weeks.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-26/winner-third-place-finisher-
Teenager Minjee Lee captures her first LPGA Tour win at rain-delayed Kingsmill Championship

...actually trying to get ready to play the (U.S. Open) qualifier," she said, "but I don't have to anymore...Lee, Alison Lee had planned to play in a U.S. Open qualifier near Richmond on Monday. The USGA allowed her to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-18/teenager-minjee-lee-captures
Junior Invitational features another strong field

...Burns finished tied for 48th last year.Also in this year's field is Andy Zhang, who became the youngest U.S. Open qualifier three years ago when he was 14. In the 2014 Junior Invitational, Zhang tied for 24th place.A full week of activities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-04-18/junior-invitational-features
Robert Streb has come a long way to make it to Augusta

...A solid golfer in his own right, he made every effort to keep his game sharp for the state amateurs and U.S. Open qualifiers he routinely played in.With his wife, Lauren, traveling for her job, Streb had but one choice if he wanted to...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/robert-streb-has-come-long-way-make-it-aug
Overtime

...the 50-over tour.The next seven earn conditional status and the top 30 finishers are eligible for Champions Tour open qualifiers.Cesar Monasterio is the leader after rounds of 71-66?137.Frank Esposito is next at 71-68?139. CollegesWestside's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-19/overtime
Michaux: U.S. Amateur finalists will realize dreams of playing in Masters, U.S. Open

...at stake than any other non-championship sports event in the world. These young men can't just go through an open qualifier to get to Augusta. So the strain is considerable and the thought of the available rewards never strays too far...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/amateur-golf/2014-08-16/michaux-us-amat
Tom Watson receives exemption to play St. Andrews in 2015

...Watson will be 65 next year. It will be the 40-year anniversary of his first Open title in 1975 at Carnoustie. OPEN QUALIFIERS: The British Open this year decided to scrap its 36-hole qualifiers on the European Tour and PGA Tour in favor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-01/tom-watson-receives-exemptio
Justin Rose wins at Congressional; Patrick Reed struggles

...only to take on too much from the rough on the 18th and find the water for double bogey.This was the first British Open qualifier on the PGA Tour <0x2014> the leading four players not already exempt from the top 12 at Congressional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-29/justin-rose-wins-congression
Li, 11, becomes youngest U.S. Women's Open qualifier

Lucy Li has become the youngest player to qualify for the U.S. Women's Open by winning the sectional qualifier at Half Moon Bay in California.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/amateur-golf/2014-05-20/li-11-becomes-y
Field for Junior Invitational at Sage Valley continues to get 'better and better'

...Rolex Junior Player of the Year award. Also scheduled to participate is Andy Zhang, who became the youngest U.S. Open qualifier two years ago when he was 14.It all adds up to perhaps the strongest field since the tournament began in 2011...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-19/field-junior-invitational-sa