The second qualifier for the 104th WV Amateur Championship, presented by Astorg Motor Company and Mercedes-Benz of Charleston and conducted by the West Virginia Golf Association (WVGA), took place May 8 at Parkersburg Country Club. Isaac Prine of Parkersburg was the Medalist of Monday’s qualifier with a two under par 71.
Other major presenters include United Bank and The Greenbrier.
Over 400 golfers from West Virginia have registered to qualify for this year’s Amateur Championship. There were 28 players competing May 8 for eight spots and two alternates in the Championship. The other qualifying players from today were:
- Shane Girman of Vienna, (-1) 72;
- Sterling Shields of Mason, (+3) 76;
- David Loggins of Verdunvill; (+3) 76;
- Matt Gissy of Weston, (+4) 77;
- Thomas Williams of Bridgeport, (+4) 77;
- Trenton Roush of Point Pleasant, (+4) 77; and
- Mike Vanni of Vienna, (+5) 78.
The alternates are Bryson Karp of Weston and Even Cole of Elkview.
“The second qualifier went well at Parkersburg Country Club and we’re excited about our ongoing partnership with Astorg Auto and Mercedes-Benz for this Championship,” said WVGA Interim Executive Director Chris Slack.
The remaining qualifying dates and locations are:
May 10 at Edgewood Country Club, Sissonville;
May 15 at Glade Springs Resort (Cobb), Daniels;
May 17 at Locust Hill Golf Course, Charles Town;
May 22 at Guyan Golf and Country Club, Huntington; and
May 25 “Last Chance Qualifier” at Bel Meadow Golf Club, Mt. Clare.
The Amateur Championship will take place May 28-31 at The Greenbrier, which has hosted the event 96 of the past 103 years.
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