SCOTTSDALE, AZ (August 25, 2016) -- It took 21 holes
but top-seed Sam Triplett was able to outlast 17-seed
Johnny Henno, to advance to the quarterfinal round of
92nd Arizona Amateur at the Country Club at DC Ranch.
Triplett, a junior at Northwestern, advanced to the
Round of 16 after a
comfortable 6&5 Round of 32 victory against No. 33
Among those advancing to the quarterfinals is
defending champion and two-seed Ken Tanigawa. The
biggest challenge for Tanigawa so far came in the
Round of 64 when he was able to eliminate No. 63 Zach
Capel in 19 holes.
46-seed Anthony Cecere is the highest remaining
seed and he has had some tight matches
thus far winning 1 up in the Round of 64 and in 20 holes
in the Round of 16.
No. 1 Sam Triplett vs. No. 41 Sean McWilliams
No 20 J.J. Gresco vs. No. 12 Cory Bacon
No. 2 Ken Tanigawa vs. No. No. 7 Sean O'Donnell
No. 46 Anthony Cecere vs. No. 6 Hagen Fell
The semifinals will follow the quarterfinal matches
on Friday afternoon with the championship match set
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