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Field Set for 36th Utah Mid-Amateur Championship at Hubbard GC
by Colin Clawson
Field Set for 36th Utah Mid-Amateur Championship
The newly expanded Utah Mid-Amateur Championship field is set after 3 qualifiers last week. The UGA held 3 qualifiers for this event for the first time in history while expanding the field to 84 players.
Qualifying started with two separate fields at Stonebridge GC; one in the morning and one in the afternoon. In the morning qualifier, Jack Holmgren (-2) 70 finished as medalist with 22 players qualifying and the cut coming in at +6 (78). In the afternoon qualifier, Joshua White (-4) 68 was medalist with 22 players qualifying and the cut coming in at +6 (78).
The final qualifier was held at Fox Hollow GC with Brady Stanger firing (-3) 69 to finish as medalist with the next best score coming 5 strokes back at (+2) 74. 22 players qualified with the cut coming in at +6 (78).
The championship is set to be held at Hubbard GC on Hill Air Force Base on May 18-19. Players will play 36 holes on Thursday the 18th with a cut to the low 40 and ties for the final round on Friday the 19th.
Notable players in the field include BYU Golfer Keanu Akina, 2022 Salt Lake City Amateur & Open Champion Justin Shluker, and Former State Am & Mid-Am Champion Darrin Overson.
For the championship webpage, CLICK HERE.