July 19, 2016
Washington’s Alistair Docherty and Andrew Moren of Walnut Creek are headed to this year’s U.S. Amateur Championship.
The two advanced through a 36-hole qualifier held Monday at par-72 Turlock G&CC. Docherty, who was medalist, came in at 11-under 133 after rounds of 67-66.
Moren, who was second, finished at 134 after back-to-back rounds of 67.
The first alternate spot went to 2016 California Amateur champion Shintaro Ban at 135 (65-70). The second alternate spot went to Cameron Champ at 137 (71-66).
This year’s U.S. Amateur will tee off August 15-20 at Oakland Hills CC in Michigan.