July 22, 2019
St. Mary’s senior Blake Hathcoat is headed to this year’s U.S. Amateur Championship.
Hathcoat shot a medalist-earning 11-under 133 in a 36-hole qualifier held Monday at Kings CC in Fresno. He’d shoot rounds of 68-65 in the 105 degree heat.
The first alternate spot went to Jackson Lake of Clovis at 134. The second alternate is Michael Cliff of Fresno at 135.
This year’s U.S. Amateur will tee off Aug. 12-18 at Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina.