Smail qualifies for U.S. Open in Japan

Monday, June 8, 2009

David Smail led the way at Japan's U.S. Open qualifier, finishing five shots ahead of Angelo Que of the Philippines to secure his place at Bethpage later this month.

The qualifier, held at Ryugasaki Country Club in Ryugasaki, Ibaraki Pref., Japan, also awarded entry into the U.S. Open to four other players: Que, Sangmoon Bae of Korea and Kaname Yokoo and Shintaro Kai of Japan. readers: We value your input and welcome your comments, but please be respectful in this forum.