Three Utah golf courses will host local qualifying events for the first-ever Golf Digest/Top Flite/Etonic National Amateur Challenge this month.
The stroke-play tournament is open to any amateur with an established handicap. Participants will compete in five divisions - Men, Women, Men's Senior (55+), Women's Senior (55+) and Super Senior (65+, men and women).The three Utah courses hosting the qualifiers are Eagle Mountain in Brigham City, Sunset View in Delta and Ben Lomond in Ogden. To learn more about the tournament, call 1-800-321-6812 or call the individual courses.
LOCALLY: Highland's Annie Thurman was one of eight golfers to qualify for Girls United States Junior Amateur. She shot an 81 to join seven out-of-state golfers who traveled to Park City for the qualifying tourney.
Tracy Conti fired a 27-hole score of 3-under-par 78 to win the championship flight of the Firecracker tournament Saturday at West Brook Golf Course. Matt Zullo won the first flight with a score of 89.