August 23, 2021
Stephen Hale of Bakersfield and three others are headed to this year’s U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship. Hale, who formerly played at Cal, shot a medalist-earning 6-under 66 in an 18-hole qualifier held Monday at Oakdale Golf and Country Club.
Finishing second at 68 was former NCGA Player of the Year Jason Anthony. Also advancing were Kevin Wolf and Rusty Stiles, who each came in at 69.
The first alternate spot went to Garrett Wagner at 70.
This year’s U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship will tee off Sept. 25-30 at Sankaty Head GC and Miacomet GC in Massachusetts.