RI Amateur LIVE Blog – Semi-Finals
And we are back…
The semi-finals of the Rhode Island Amateur are underway at Wanumetonomy.
Below is the live blog.
Billy Forcier vs Kevin Blaser
The first hole is halved.
Blaser wins the third hole to go one-up in the match.
Forcier ties the match on 4.
Blaser moves to 2-up through 7.
Blaser is now 3-up. He has won 3 straight holes.
Forcier gets one back, now 2 down.
Blaser back up 3, through 13 holes.
Blaser wins it 3&2 to advance to the Championship match.
Mike Hamilton vs Jantzen Vargas
Vargas wins the first hole after both players were in trouble off the tee.
Hamilton ties the match on 3 after an errant tee shot and second shot by Vargas.
Vargas nearly chips it in on 4 and takes a one-up lead.
Vargas puts his tee shot in water on the 5th, Hamilton wins the hole.
Hamilton puts his tee shot on 10 out of bounds, now hitting 4.
Vargas goes 1 up.
Hamilton finally gets a birdie putt to drop and ties the match.
Back-to-back birdies for Hamilton, he goes 1-up.
Hamilton wins it.