Austin Connelly to face Andres Gallegos in Argentine Amateur final
Austin Connelly
Austin Connelly

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (Nov. 15, 2014) — Austin Connelly, a 2015 commit to Wake Forest University from Canada, and Andres Gallegos, of Argentina, will battle on Sunday for the Argentine Amateur title.

Connelly knocked off his fellow countryman Corey Conners, who was medalist by six shots after stroke-play qualifying, in the semifinals on Saturday afternoon, 2-and-1.

Gallegos defeated his own fellow countryman, Andres Schonbaum in the semifinals 2-up.

Connelly handed Uruguay native Juan Alvarez a 5-and-3 defeat in the quarterfinals while Gallegos beat Jesus Dario Montenegro 3-and-2 in his quarterfinal matchup.

Results For Argentine Amateur Championship
WinArgentinaAndres GallegosArgentina500
Runner-upCanadaAustin ConnellyCanada400
SemifinalsCanadaCorey ConnersCanada300
SemifinalsArgentinaAndres SchonbaumArgentina300
QuarterfinalsUruguayJuan AlvarezUruguay200

View full results for Argentine Amateur Championship

ABOUT THE Argentine Amateur

The Argentine Amateur (Campeonato Argentino de Aficionados) is an international match play tournament, with 36 hole stroke play qualifying to determine 64 players for match play.

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