Vangsness and McMorrow Share Medalist Honors, Qualify for U.S. Amateur


July 22 2013
Casey Vangsness on the 8th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Vangsness posted a 2 round total of 139, 3 under par, finishing as Co-Medalist with Tyler McMorrow, and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Tyler McMorrow on the 11th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. McMorrow posted a 2 round total of 139, 3 under par, finishing as Co-Medalist with Casey Vangsness, and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Casey Vangsness just missing a birdie putt on the 10th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Vangsness posted a 2 round total of 139, 3 under par, finishing as Co-Medalist with Tyler McMorrow, and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Tyler McMorrow putting for birdie on the 7th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. McMorrow posted a 2 round total of 139, 3 under par, finishing as Co-Medalist with Casey Vangsness, and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Casey Vangsness on the 11th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Vangsness posted a 2 round total of 139, 3 under par, finishing as Co-Medalist with Tyler McMorrow, and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Tyler McMorrow pitching to the 10th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. McMorrow posted a 2 round total of 139, 3 under par, finishing as Co-Medalist with Casey Vangsness, and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Tyler McMorrow on the 8th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. McMorrow posted a 2 round total of 139, 3 under par, finishing as Co-Medalist with Casey Vangsness, and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Jesse Bull on the 8th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Bull posted a 2 round total of 140, 2 under par, finishing in 3rd place and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Jesse Bull on the 7th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Bull posted a 2 round total of 140, 2 under par, finishing in 3rd place and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Jesse Bull pitching to the 10th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Bull posted a 2 round total of 140, 2 under par, finishing in 3rd place and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Jesse Bull on the 11th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Bull posted a 2 round total of 140, 2 under par, finishing in 3rd place and gaining 1 of 3 spots into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Jordan Hawkinson pitching to the 10th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Hawkinson posted a 2 round total of 142, 2 even par, qualifying as 1st alternate into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Jordan Hawkinson pitching to the 9th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Hawkinson posted a 2 round total of 142, 2 even par, qualifying as 1st alternate into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Jordan Hawkinson on the 11th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Hawkinson posted a 2 round total of 142, 2 even par, qualifying as 1st alternate into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Topher Baron pitching to the 10th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Baron posted a 2 round total of 142, 2 even par, qualifying as 2nd alternate into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Topher Baron on the 11th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Baron posted a 2 round total of 142, 2 even par, qualifying as 2nd alternate into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Topher Baron pitching to the 9th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Baron posted a 2 round total of 142, 2 even par, qualifying as 2nd alternate into the 113th US Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Charlie West putting for birdie on the 5th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. West tied for 6th place with a 2 round total of 143, 1 over par. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Alexander Kline on the 8th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Kline tied for 6th place with a 2 round total of 143, 1 over par. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Julian Ramirez on the 9th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Ramirez tied for 8th place with a 2 round total of 144, 2 over par. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Adam Rosenthal pitching to the 10th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Rosenthal tied for 8th place with a 2 round total of 144, 2 over par. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Jon DuToit on the 11th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. DuToit tied for 8th place with a 2 round total of 144, 2 over par. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
James Lehman on the 11th tee during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Lehman finished in 11th place with a 2 round total of 146, 4 over par. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Max Tylke hitting out of a bunker to the 16th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Tylke tied for 12th place with a 2 round total of 146, 4 over par. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Adam Wynia on the 16th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Wynia tied for 17th place with a 2 round total of 147, 5 over par. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
Paul Meyer hitting out of a bunker to the 10th green during US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at St. Cloud Country Club on Monday, July 22nd. Meyer finished in 23rd place with a 2 round total of 150, 8 over par. Photo by Mark Brettingen/Courtesy MGA
  ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- Casey Vangsness and Tyler McMorrow each carded a 36-hole total of 139 Monday at St. Cloud Country Club to share medalist honors and advance to the U.S. Amateur.

The qualifier was held to determine the field at the 113th U.S. Amateur Championship, August 12-18 at the Country Club in Brookline, Mass.

Vangsness, Alexandria, Minn., and McMorrow, St. Cloud, Minn., will be joined by Jesse Bull, Minneapolis, who finished at 140 to advance as well.

Jordan Hawkinson, Stillwater, Minn., and Topher Baron, Minnetonka, Minn., finished as first as second alternates, respectively.

Fresh off his Minnesota State Open victory Sunday at Edinburgh USA Golf Club, Minnesota Gopher Jon DuToit finished in a tie for eighth place at 2-over par 144, failing to qualify.


For complete results go to: http://mngolf.org/Res/2013%20US%20Amateur%20Sectional%20Qualifying%20_2%20-%20Final%20Results.pdf  
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