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The first qualifier for the 115th Massachusetts Amateur Championship began Tuesday at Red Tail Golf Club as a total of eight players advanced to the Championship Proper.
The Championship is open to amateur golfers who have an active Mass Golf Membership with a Handicap Index® not exceeding 4.4 (at the time of registration). Entrants must also have played and posted five rounds at any Mass Golf member club/course within 12 months of the entry close date.
University of Michigan golfer Jack O’Donnell (Boston Golf Club) made four birdies to lead the field at 2-under 70. Alex Jeffers (Woodland Golf Club) and Jake Bauer (LeBaron Hills Country Club) trailed O’Donnell by one stroke and tied for 2nd with scores of 1-under 71.
Georgetown University golfer Max Hutter (Weston Golf Club) was the lone golfer to shoot even-par score of 72.
There was a 4-way tie for 5th place between Owen Egan (Winchester Country Club), Patrick Ginnity (Northern Spy Country Club), Ben Kelly (Blue Hill Country Club), and Shane Walsh (George Wright Golf Course), all having shot scores of 1-over 73 to qualify on the number.
HERE IS THE COMPLETE LIST OF QUALIFIERS AND ALTERNATES FROM MONDAY’S MASS AMATEUR QUALIFIER:
QUALIFIERS (Red Tail GC – Par 72)
Jack O’Donnell (Boston Golf Club); 70
Alex Jeffers (Woodland Golf Club); 71
Jake Bauers (LeBaron Hills Country Club); 71
Max Hutter (Weston Golf Club); 72
Owen Egan (Winchester Country Club); 73
Patrick Ginnity (Northern Spy Country Club); 73
Ben Kelly (Blue Hill Country Club); 73
Shane Walsh (George Wright Golf Course); 73
Zachary Colon (The Haven Country Club); 74
Mike Dunham (Concord Country Club); 74
Ben Spitz (George Wright Golf Course); 74
Ernest McAlister (Wollaston Golf Club); 74
Travis Clauson (Sandy Burr Country Club); 74
Theodore Lederhausen (George Wright Golf Course); 74
Jonathan Greb (Pine Brook Country Club); 74
Will Englander (Cohasset Golf Club); 74
Qualifying for the Mass Amateur will continue throughout the month of June. Here are the remaining three sites and starting times:
June 5 – CC of New Bedford (Dartmouth)
June 5 – Wahconah CC (Dalton)
June 6 – Springfield CC (Springfield)
June 6 – Fall River CC (Fall River)
June 6 – Andover CC (Andover)
June 7 – Indian Ridge CC (Andover)
June 7 – Thorny Leaf GC (Brockton)
June 13 – Oak Hill CC (Fitchburg)
June 15 – Olde Barnstable Fairgrounds GC (Marston Mills)
June 22 – Bass River GC (Yarmouth)
June 22 – Blissful Meadows GC (Uxbridge)