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.