Smith and Knapp advance in US Mid-Amateur

Posted September 29, 2010 - Western Pennsylvania Golf Association - Contact

US Mid-Am defending champion, Nathan Smith, Pittsburgh, co-medalist in this year's edition, beat Tim Spitz, Rochester, NY, 5 & 4. Smith also defeated Spitz in last year's final on his way to the title.

Sean Knapp, Oakmont, also advanced with a 5&3 win over Brian Grossman, Mansfield, T Knapp, who was one up after eleven holes, won the last four holes with pars. Knapp was one stroke behind Smith in qualifying for match play, tying for 4th.