94th CDGA Amateur Championship



94th CDGA Amateur Championship
June 24-27, 2013
Edgewood Valley Country Club
La Grange, Ill.

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Day 4: Thursday, June 27, 2013


Bryce Emory won the 94th CDGA Amateur Championship


Bryce Emory (Aurora Country Club) won the 94th CDGA Amateur Championship at Edgewood Valley Country Thursday, defeating Blake Johnson (Glen View Club) 2 and 1 in the 36-hole championship match. The Aurora native and recent Northern Illinois University graduate was the fifth seed in the match play portion of the event. (Read More)

Championship Match
Bryce Emory, Aurora, Ill. (146) def. Blake Johnson, Winnetka, Ill. (145), 2 & 1

Day 3: Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Match Play: Semifinals

Bryce Emory (Aurora CC) punched his ticket to the 36-hole final match of the 94th CDGA Amateur Championship by defeating Kyle Nathan (Exmoor CC) 2 and 1 in the first semifinal of the afternoon. Blake Johnson (Glen View Club) held on to defeat Joe Willis (Conway Farms GC) 2 and 1 to secure the other spot in the final.

The championship match tees off at 8 a.m. on Thursday morning at Edgewood Valley Country Club.

Semifinals
Bryce Emory, Aurora, Ill. (146) def. Kyle Nathan, Glenview (147), 2 & 1
Blake Johnson, Winnetka, Ill. (145) def. Joe Willis, Lake Forest, Ill. (149), 2 & 1

Match Play: Quarterfinals

Kyle Nathan (Exmoor CC) knocked off John Watson, IV (Conway Farms GC) 3 and 2 to advance to the semifinals and face fifth-seeded Bryce Emory (Aurora CC), who outlasted Charlie Netzel (La Grange CC), 1 up. On the bottom half of the bracket, second-seeded Blake Johnson (Glen View Club) defeated Kyle Kochevar (Oak Brook GC) 2 and 1 and Joe Willis (Conway Farms GC) defeated Josh Edison (Piper Glen GC) 2 up.

Quarterfinals
Kyle Nathan, Glenview (147) def. John Watson, IV, Lincolnshire, Ill. (150), 3 & 2
Bryce Emory, Aurora, Ill. (146) def. Charlie Netzel, Western Springs, Ill. (146), 1 up
Blake Johnson, Winnetka, Ill. (145) def. Kyle Kochevar, Glen Ellyn, Ill. (147), 2 & 1
Joe Willis, Lake Forest, Ill. (149) def. John Edison, Springfield, Ill. (148), 2 up

Day 2: Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Match Play: First Round

John Watson, IV (Conway Farms GC) knocked off medalist Bennett Lavin (Glen Club) 2 and 1 in the first round of match play at the 94th CDGA Amateur Championship at Edgewood Valley Country Club. Watson, the 2011 CDGA Am medalist, will square off with the 2012 Illinois State Mid-Amateur champion Kyle Nathan (Exmoor CC), who needed 20 holes to defeat David Cooke (Mistwood GC).

First Round
John Watson, IV, Lincolnshire, Ill. (150) def. Bennett Lavin, Deerfield, Ill. (142), 2 & 1
Kyle Nathan, Glenview (147) def. David Cooke, Bolingbrook, Ill. (147), 20 holes
Charlie Netzel, Western Springs, Ill. (146) def. Tyler Pitlik, Rock Island, Ill. (148), 3 & 2
Bryce Emory, Aurora, Ill. (146) def. John Ramsey, Glenview, Ill. (148), 6 & 5
Blake Johnson, Winnetka, Ill. (145) def. Brian Miller, Barrington, Ill. (149), 4 & 3
Kyle Kochevar, Glen Ellyn, Ill. (147) def. Dan Stringfellow, Roselle, Ill. (148), 2 up
Joe Willis, Lake Forest, Ill. (149) def. Quinn Prchal, Glenview, Ill. (146), 6 & 4
John Edison, Springfield, Ill. (148) def. Spencer Groessl, Park Ridge, Ill. (147), 2 up

Day 1: Monday, June 24, 2013

Stroke Play

Bennett Lavin (Glen Club) fired a 6-under 66 in the second round to earn medalist honors at the 94th CDGA Amateur Championship at Edgewood Valley Country Club. Lavin completed the 36-hole stroke play portion at 2-under par. Blake Johnson (Glen View Club) finished three strokes back. (Stroke Play Results)

Round 1 Update

Dan Stringfellow (Medinah CC) and Charlie Netzel (La Grange CC) both fired 1-under 71 to take the lead at the midpoint of stroke play in the 94th CDGA Amateur Championship at Edgewood Valley Country Club. Stringfellow was anchored by four birdies, while Netzel carded three birdies and an eagle at the par-5 first (his 10th hole).

Play continues Monday afternoon, with the low 16 golfers advancing to match play on Tuesday.

Championship

Qualifying

DateSiteInformation
May 22Urbana Country Club, Urbana, Ill.
Results
May 28Hawthorn Woods Country Club, Hawthorn Woods, Ill.
Results
May 29River Forest Country Club, Elmhurst, Ill.
Results
June 10Calumet Country Club, Homewood, Ill.
Results