Nine Canadians to Play 119th U.S. Amateur Championship
- Category: Inside Golf
- Published: 2019-07-31
By GOLF CANADA
Nine Canadians, including two members of the Team Canada National Amateur Squad have qualified to play the 119th U.S. Amateur Championship.
Ninety-six sectional qualifiers were held across North America on July 1-24, including one at The Thornhill Club in Thornhill, Ont., on July 22. Cougar Collins of Caledon, Ont., and Jackson Bowery of London, Ont., earned the two automatic exemptions at The Thornhill Club.
Calvin Ross (Fredericton, N.B.) was the low qualifier at The Ledges Golf Club in York, Maine on July 15. The 2017 Canadian Junior Boys champion finished one stroke ahead of Team Canada member Joey Savoie (La Prairie, Que.), with both players earning qualification.