USGA Senior Amateur News

Monday Photo Gallery


Jim McMurtrey hits from the fairway during his first-round match against Rick Weihe.  McMurtrey, at 72 the oldest player to advance to match play, was ousted by Weihe, 1 up.  (USGA/Sam Greenwood)


Marty West, who played on the 1973 and 1979 USA Walker Cup teams, hits from the bunker during his first-round victory at Bel-Air Country Club Monday. (USGA/Sam Greenwood)


Bob Lewis, Jr. chips over a hazard on the 13th hole at Bel-Air Country Club Monday.   Lewis, a four-time Walker Cupper for the USA, lost to Alex Tarumianz in 19 holes. (USGA/Sam Greenwood)


Vinny Giles chips off the green during his first-round match.  Giles, the 1972 U.S. Amateur champion, dropped a 3-and-2 decision to 2003 Senior Amateur semifinalist David Boesel Monday. (USGA/Sam Greenwood)


Billy Clagett, the 2002 USGA Senior Amateur stroke-play medalist, hits from the fairway Monday. Clagett lost to 2003 British Senior Amateur champion Roy Smethurst, 3 and 1. (USGA/Sam Greenwood)