Two Canucks in Top Ten at US Open; Taylor Top Amateur
June 22, 2009
Mike Weir and Stephen Ames shared tenth place at the US Open completed today at Bethpage Black Course in Farmingdale, New York. The event was won today by Lucas Glover by two strokes over Phil Mickelson, David Duval and third and second round leader Ricky Barnes.
Top amateur for the event was Abbotsford, B.C.'s Nick Taylor who finished with a share of 38th place.
Marlene Stewart Streit is of the most revered and recognized female golfers in the world. Streit is the only player to have won the Canadian, U.S.,British and Australian Amateur Championships in her career. Among her many accomplishments are 11 Canadian Ladies Open Amateurs and three USGA Senior Women's Championships.