UT Arlington's Zach Galliford wins Welsh Amateur
Zach Galliford all smiles as he holds Welsh Amateur trophy
(Golf Union of Wales)
OGMORE BY THE SEA, Wales (July 29, 2016) -- UT Arlington senior Zach Galliford finished off his run to the Welsh Amateur title on Friday. In the championship match at Southerndown Golf Club Galliford defeated Owen Edwards by a 2 up tally.
Galliford opened a 4 up lead following 18-holes of play be finishing the 36-hole match off during the afternoon session.
On his way to the championship tilt Galliford navigated his way through four previous matches. In the semifinals it was a w/o victory against Jonathan Bale while in the quarterfinals he had his dominant win of the week, a 5&4 tally over Richard Hooper.
Galliford got his match play run off to a strong start with a 2 up victory in the first round against Ioan Jones Drosinos and a second round 3&2 win versus Mitchell Reid.
ABOUT THE Welsh Amateur
Match play championship, with each match
consisting of 18 holes except for the final which
will be 36 holes.
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