Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Nagy makes early exit at U.S. Amateur

Charlotte's Corey Nagy made an early exit from the match-play portion of the U.S. Amateur championship today in Tulsa, Okla.

Nagy, a senior at UNCC, was eliminated 5 and 4 by Canada's Christopher Ross in the first round of match play at Southern Hills Country Club.

Nagy had finished tied for 14th among 312 players in the 36-hole stroke-play qualifying portion of the U.S. Amateur.


Anonymous said...

Why exactly is a Canadian playing in the US Amateur?

Anonymous said...

Yeah, and I saw some foreigners playing in the US Open this year too, what's up with that?

Tony said...

There is no citizenship requirement for golf tournaments such as the US Amateur, US Open, British Amateur & Open, etc.