U.S. Junior: Horsfield, Crocker tie for medalist as match play begins
Sam Horsfield
Sam Horsfield

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THE WOODLANDS, Tex. (July 22, 2014) -- Sean Crocker and Sam Horsfield both finished tied atop the leaderboard after two rounds of stroke-play qualifying at the 2014 U.S. Junior Amateur and share medalist honors.

The two talented juniors will be the top two seeds when match play begins Wednesday on the Nicklaus Course at The Club at Carlton Woods.

Horsfield carded two rounds in the 60s, shooting 68-69, while Crocker, from Zimbabwe, shot 71-66 to tie for top honors.

Horsfield is hoping to make another run this year. Last year, the University of Florida commit, went all the way to the quarterfinals and has since been on a major streak of success.

First-round leader Riley Davis of Mississippi tied for third place alongside U.S. Open participant Will Grimmer and Germany's Dominic Foos.

AmateurGolf.com will have full coverage of match play as play progresses. For a full look at the stroke-play qualifying leaderboard, please follow the results link below.

ABOUT THE U.S. Junior Amateur

While it is not the oldest competition, the U.S. Junior Amateur is considered the premier junior competition, having been around since 1948. The event is open to male golfers who have not reached their 19th birthday prior to the close of competition and whose USGA Handicap Index does not exceed 6.4. The U.S. Junior is one of 13 national championship conducted annually by the USGA, 10 of which are strictly for amateurs.

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