Four Advance to US Open Sectionals

U.S. Open Local Qualifying was held Monday, May 15th at the Golf Club at Creekmoor.

65 players teed it up for a shot a advancing to sectional qualifying and then onto the U.S. Open at Erin Hills in June.

On a warm, windy day on a tough golf course, four players were able to get around at even par or better and punch their tickets to sectionals.

Former Colorado Buffalo Justin Bardgett took home Medalist honors with a 70. Former Missouri Tiger Jace Long shot 71. Local amateur Alex Forristal and UMKC Kangaroo Sam Humphrey’s rounded out the group with 72’s.

Chris Thompson defeated Keenai Sampson in a playoff to earn 1st alternate.

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