Metzger Top U.S. Open Qualifier at Prairie Green
by KDLT Sports
May 06, 2013 7:03 PM
Canadian Tour professional Andre Metzger of Scottsdale, AZ, fired a 7-under-par 65 on Monday to take medalist honors in the US Open Local Qualifying event held at Prairie Green Golf Course in Sioux Falls. He advances to Sectional Qualifying.
Also advancing are O'Gorman junior and University of Arizona recruit Max Donohue, who shot 4-under-par 68, and David Schultz of Fargo, who shot 3-under-par 69. Matt Johnson and Danny Sinksen, both of Sioux Falls, will be alternates after each carding 2-under-par 70. Johnson defeated Sinksen on the first playoff hole to earn the first alternate spot.
A total of 48 players competed. The US Open will be held June 13-16 at Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, PA.