MGA Concludes U.S. Open Local Qualifying
ELMSFORD, N.Y. (May 1, 2018) – The qualifying process for the U.S. Open Championship is always an exciting string of golf to follow, but this year it provides even more interest as competitors vie for a spot in the 118th U.S. Open Championship at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club right here in the Met Area. This year, the MGA will conduct five U.S. Open local qualifying rounds throughout the region in addition to the U.S. Open sectional qualifying round, June 4 at Canoe Brook Country Club in Summit, N.J. Local qualifiers take place between May 7 and 16, with 30 players in all earning their way to the next stage on the #RoadToShinnecock.
The USGA reported that 9,094 entries were accepted for this year's U.S. Open. To be eligible, players must have a Handicap Index not exceeding 1.4, or be a professional. Follow the progress as competiors aim to make the dream of competing in the U.S. Open a reality.
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