Saluki golfers qualify for USGA National Amateur Championship

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    July 8, 2014

    Southern Illinois University men's golfers Andrew Mitchell and Drew Novara qualified for the USGA National Amateur Championship by virtue of strong performances at a qualifying tournament held on Monday in Normal, Ill.

    Mitchell tied for first place with Oklahoma State sophomore Zachary Olsen by finishing 3-under par in the two-round qualifying match held at Weibring Golf Club. Novara took third place with a 2-under par score.

    All three golfers were the only ones to qualify among the 88 competitors in the field. The USGA National Amateur will be held Aug. 11- 17 at the Atlanta Athletic Club in Johns Creek, Ga.

     

     

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