2 Utah golfers qualify for PGA Championship

Published: Wednesday, June 25 2014 11:30 p.m. MDT

Updated: Wednesday, June 25 2014 11:32 p.m. MDT

Dustin Volk hits from the fairway onto the green during the Provo Open golf tournament in Provo, Utah June 19, 2010. Keith Johnson, Deseret News

Keith Johnson, Deseret News

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Two Utahns were among the 20 qualifiers for this year’s PGA Championship at the PGA Professional National Championship, which concluded Wednesday at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Valley View head pro Dustin Volk finished in a tie for fifth place at 289, including a final-round 71.

Sandy’s Steve Schneiter, who has played in several PGA Championships over the years, shot a final-round 69 to move from 30th place to 11th at 291.

Both Volk and Schneiter will be in the field with the world’s best golfers at the Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky, Aug. 7-10.

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