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St. Augustine Amateur

Gingerich takes St. Augustine Amateur lead with course-record 62

Ty Gingerich’s domination of the St. Johns Golf Course began with his attempt to qualify for the Crooked Stick Collegiate Invitational. Once he didn’t qualify for the 36-hole collegiate tournament in Indianapolis, the University of Cincinnati freshman made the nine-hour journey to the Ancient City for the St. Augustine Amateur. Despite arriving in town shortly…
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U Minn Woon Completes Comeback at St. Augustine Amateur

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (October 14, 2018) – U Minn Woon (Jacksonville, Fla.) shot a final-round 3-under 67 to overtake Petr Hruby and capture the 15th St. Augustine Amateur Championship at St. Johns Golf Club. Woon started the day one shot behind Hruby and Tianyu Wu, a pair of 17-year-olds from the Czech Republic and China,…
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Wu, Hruby top Tight St. Augustine Amateur Leaderboard

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (October 13, 2018) – The 15th St. Augustine Amateur title is up for grabs, with two players topping a crowded leaderboard heading into Sunday’s final round. Tianyu Wu, a 17-year-old from China who lives in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla., had the round of the day to grab a share of the lead at seven…
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Woon Takes St. Augustine Amateur Lead with a 63

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (October 12, 2018) – U Minn Woon (Jacksonville, Fla.) rolled up five straight birdies on the back nine en route to an opening 7-under 63 and a one-shot lead after the first round of the 15th St. Augustine Amateur. Woon, a 23-year-old who played college golf at Fairleigh Dickinson University, had a…
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Giulio Castagnara Wins the 2017 St. Augustine Amateur

ST. AUGUSTINE, FL (October 15, 2017) – Giulio Castagnara shot a four-under 66, the low round of the tournament, to come from behind and win the 14th St. Augustine Amateur at St. Johns Golf Club. Castagnara, an Italian who recently completed his college career at Texas Christian University (TCU), started the day four shots behind Michael Saccente (Edgewater, FL),…
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