Live From: WGA Amateur, Senior & Super Senior Amateurs
NEW CITY, N.Y. (July 6, 2021) -- While just the Westchester Amateur Championship took place in 2020, the Senior Amateur and Super Senior Amateur divisions return to the schedule in 2021, as Paramount Country Club prepares to host the trio of match play championships for the first time.
With reigning champion Brad Tilley not competing, stroke-play qualifying medalist Jud Langille of Trump National - Westchester takes the overall No. 1 seed into play at the A.W. Tillinghast layout. He'll square off against Bart Weissman of Sterling Farms.
Meanwhile, fresh off his victory in the 66th Ike MGA Stroke Play Championship at The Bridge last week, Matthew Fields of Quaker Ridge will begin his quest for a match play title against Conor McDade of Winged Foot.
The Championship flight's opening match between No. 8 seed Luke Feehan of Mahopac and No. 25 Charlie Carpenter of Bedford tees off at 8:00 a.m., with the Round of 16 taking place in the afternoon.
Two-time defending (2018-2019) Senior Amateur champion Tom Yellin of Stanwich owns the No. 1 seed, opening against No. 16 qualifier Gustav Talleur. The bracket is full of talent, including past two-time champion Jim Romaniello, plus two-time WGA Mid-Am champion Patrick Pierson.
The Super Senior bracket is led by top seed and 2019 champion Bill Dober, who faces No. 8 seed Scotty George at 12:30 p.m., as the flight plays one match per day.