Former Greenbrier golfer Chris Waters is headed to the U.S. Amateur for the second time, and Augusta's Davis Parker is a first alternate.
In Norman, Okla., two area players in the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship won their first-round matches on Wednesday by slim margins.
AURORA, Colo. --- Michigan State junior Jack Newman earned an invitation to the 2009 Masters Tournament with a victory in the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship on Saturday at Murphy Creek Golf Course.
Evan Fountain of Glennville, Ga., closed with 1-under-par 71 and rallied to win the Georgia PGA Junior Tour's West Lake Junior Classic at West Lake Country Club in Martinez.
Since Paul Atchison was already accompanying his wife, Teresa, to Alpharetta, Ga., to visit her sister, he thought he'd try to qualify for the U.S. Public Links Championship while he was there.
Augusta's Patrick Reed fell in the round of 16.
LEBANON, Ohio -- With the nation's most famous amateur golfer - male or female - walking by on the first hole, Will Claxton tried to start a conversation.
Augusta's Chris Kuhlke won a U.S. Amateur Public Links sectional qualifier at Stone Mountain (Ga.) Golf Club.
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Ryan Moore defeated Lee Williamson 10 and 9 Saturday to win the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship and earn a spot in the 2003 Masters.\r\n
AIKEN - Three-time champion Michael Carlisle, of Aiken, is one shot off the lead after the first round of the Palmetto Amateur.