At only three years old, Chambers Bay was ready to make its mark on the world of golf. Prior to the brightest young names in the game stepping upon the first tee for the U. Amateur, the questions remained: with its lumpy greens and rock-hard surfaces, would it be too tough? With very few forced carries and yard-wide fairways in places, would it be tough enough? Everyone in golf at its loftiest levels was watching.
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By Golfweek August 17, pm ET. Check back daily as Golfweek. As the …. Phil Mickelson will hit bombs. Bryson DeChambeau will launch intercontinental ballistic missiles. Scott Piercy was disqualified for signing an incorrect scorecard. It took an extra year, but Jon Reehoorn still guided a driven Oregon State squad right to the desert, where they thrive.
Where are they now: 2010 U.S. Amateur semifinalists
A look at the careers of the semifinalists in the event at Chambers Bay. The player Peter Uihlein defeated in the semifinals of the U. Amateur at Chambers Bay, Patrick Cantlay, had just graduated from high school. PGA Tour stardom seemed certain for Cantlay, who appeared mature beyond his years and seemed to never hit a bad shot.
Amateur , is the leading annual golf tournament in the United States for amateur golfers. It is organized by the United States Golf Association and is currently held each August over a 7-day period. In there were two tournaments called the "National Amateur Championship". This state of affairs prompted Charles B.