Benson, Schlachter, Thompson make Match Play in USGA Senior Amateurs

John Benson, Punxsutawney, and Paul Schlachter, Bridgeville, qualified for match play for the USGA Senior Amateur, at Beverly GC, Chicago. Schlachter shot 73-72–145, while Benson shot 78-73-151. The 151 total put Benson in an eleven for seven spots playoff in which he gained a spot in the draw.

Carol Semple Thompson, Sewickley, recorded 156 in the USGA Senior Women’s Amateur at The Homestead, Hot Springs, VA. Both championships conclude on September 17.


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