Chip Lutz is two matches closer to capturing his first USGA Senior Amateur Championship.
Lutz, the stroke-play medalist, downed Paul Schlachter, 5 and 4, and Robert Valerio, 3 and 2, Tuesday to reach the quarterfinals at Wade Hampton Golf Club in Cashiers, N.C.
Lutz is a two-time British Senior and Canadian Senior Amateur champion (2011-12), and a two-time semifinalist in this event (2010-11).
Also advancing to the final eight are Douglas Hanzel, low amateur at two U.S. Senior Opens, Don Erickson III, Buzz Fly, Pat O’Donnell, David Szewczul, Patrick Tallent and Ray Thompson. O’Donnell was a ...
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