2019 U.S. Amateur Championship

U.S. Amateur Championship
Aug. 12-18 Pinehurst Resort and Country Cllub (Village of Pinehurst, N.C.)

The 119th playing of the U.S. Amateur Championship is underway at the venerable Pinehurst Resort and Country Club. Top-ranked amateur golfers from around the world, including eight from Illinois, will be competing Aug. 12-18 to join the likes of Chick Evans, Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Tiger Woods and many other golf icons as the game's best amateur.

Related Links: (U.S. Amateur Information) / (Live Scoring) / (Round 1 + 2 Pairings)
The list of locals competing includes a former Illinois State Amateur titleholder, a past CDGA Amateur victor and an NCAA DIII National Champion. See below for more information on the local contestants.

Golfer
Tee Times (CDT)
Accomplishments
Henry Angier, 22
Glenview

R1: DQ
R2: DQ

» Qualified at Mistwood G.C. with a 6-under 138
» Participated in his first Illinois State Amateur Championship in 2019
Daniel Anfield, 20
Channahon

R1: 81
R2: 76
MC

» Rising junior at Illinois State University
» Finished T7 at the 2019 Illinois State Amateur Championship
Jacob Eklund, 21
Carbondale

R1: 81
R2: 74
MC

» Rising senior at Kansas State University
» Finished T4 at the 2019 Canadian Amateur Championship
Jordan Hahn, 22
Spring Grove

R1: 75
R2: 75
MC

» Recent University of Wisconsin graduate
» 2018 Illinois State Amateur champion
David Perkins, 21
East Peoria

R1: 84
R2: 73
MC

» Rising senior at Illinois State University
» Finished T2 at the 2019 Illinois State Amateur Championship
Andrew Price, 37
Lake Bluff

R1: 76
R2: 73
MC

» 2016 CDGA Amateur champion
» College teammate of Gary Woodland at the University of Kansas
Charlie Waddell, 34
Chicago

R1: 78
R2: 74
MC

» Playing in his fourth consecutive U.S. Amateur Championship
» Reached match play at the 2017 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship
Rob Wuethrich, 20
Bloomington

R1: 72
R2: 81
MC

» 2018 NCAA DIII Team National Champion at Illinois Wesleyan
» Runner-up at the 2018 Illinois State Amateur Championship
* denotes a tee time at Course No. 2
^ denotes a tee time at Course No. 4