TITLE

USGA: USGA Tweaks U.S. Open Qualifying Procedure

AUTHOR(S)
Rose, Justin
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Golf World;2/14/2011, Vol. 64 Issue 19, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of the United States Golf Association (USGA) to change the U.S. Open qualifying procedure for golfers in the U.S. During USGA's meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, the organization states that the new procedure is created to help ensure that the player who climbs the World Ranking does not miss out simply because of the timing of the exemption cutoff. Mike Davis, senior director of USGA, notes that moving toward rankings will improve the overall quality of the field.
ACCESSION #
59338482

 

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