North & South Am: Peter Williamson takes top seed
PINEHURST, N.C. (July 5, 2012) -- Peter Williamson birdied the par-3 15th hole at Pinehurst No. 8 to defeat Albin Choi and Michael Cromie in a playoff and win medalist honors at the North and South Amateur Thursday in Pinehurst, N.C.

Williamson, Choi and Cromie, along with 13 others advance to match play, which begins Friday.

The medalist out of Dartmouth will face SMU signee Bryson DeChambeau in the Round of 16. DeChambeau finished five strokes behind Williamson through three rounds of stroke play.

Cromie of Georgia earned the No. 2 seed while North Carolina State's Choi is the third seed. Others making match play include Clifford Blanquicet, Ben Juffer, Lee McCoy and Thomas Sutton.

Results For North & South Men's Amateur Championship
WinNHPeter WilliamsonHanover, NH1000
Runner-upSCThomas BradshawColumbia, SC700
SemifinalsINDavid ErdyBoonville, IN500
SemifinalsKSMatt EwaldTopeka, KS500
QuarterfinalsTXFinley EwingDallas, TX400

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ABOUT THE North & South Amateur

The North & South Amateur Championship is the longest consecutively run amateur tournament in the United States. Its past winners list includes names like Walter Travis, Francis Ouimet, Billy Joe Patton, Jack Nicklaus and Curtis Strange. The field is made up of invited players as well as open applications. Two rounds of stroke play are followed by five rounds of match play (32 qualifiers) to determine the Champion. All stroke & match play rounds are contested on Pinehurst No. 2.

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