New Mexico West Texas Amateur to tee off in Albuquerque

New Mexico West Texas Amateur to tee off in Albuquerque
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 1:55pm

The 2013 New Mexico West Texas Amateur Championship will be held June 28-30, 2013 at Isleta Eagle Golf Club just South of Albuquerque, N.M. The event will feature the top amateur golfers in the Sun Country borders vying for the tournament title and trying to notch themselves on the winner’s list alongside past winners like Tommy Armour III, Bart Bryant, Rich Beem, D.J. Brigman and others who have won more than $28 million on professional tours.

The 37th annual event will feature a field of 68 amateurs from all over the Sun Country Amateur Golf Association teeing it up at the renowned Isleta Eagle Resort & Casino. This year’s champion will not only claim SCAGA’s most storied and respected event, but will also receive invitations to play in national events like the Pacific Coast Amateur Championship, the Sunnehanna Amateur Championship, the Scratch Players Championship and the Southwestern Amateur Championship.

Tee times start at 7:30am on Friday and Saturday of the Championship, after which the field will be cut to the low 2/3. The final round will begin at 7:30am as well. Members of the media will have access to all competitors and tournament officials.

Zach Adams, Las Cruces, N.M.
Ben Albin, Santa Fe, N.M.
Isaac Alderete, Albuquerque, N.M.
Domenique Anaya, ABQ, N.M.
Ted Ball, Los Alamos, N.M.
Tim Barth, Albuquerque, N.M.
Matthew Behning, ABQ, N.M.
Camren Bergman, Hobbs, N.M.
Zach Berhost, Santa Fe, N.M.
Patrick Beyhan, Albuquerque, N.M.
Zach Blair, Roswell, N.M.
Chris Burke, Rio Rancho, N.M.
Ray Byrne, Albuquerque, N.M.
Sean Carlon, Albuquerque, N.M.
Kevin Coleman, El Paso, Texas
Greg Condon, Monte Vista, Colo.
Luke Condon, Monte Vista, Colo.
Tanner Davis, Albuquerque, N.M.
Tom DeCoster, Albuquerque, N.M.
Johnny Duncan, El Paso, Texas
Kenneth Fadke, Hobbs, N.M.
Kirk Fields, Albuquerque, N.M.
Ethan Fine, Albuquerque, N.M.
Vince Gilbert, Albuquerque, N.M.
Phil Giles, Las Cruces, N.M.
Tanner Gore, El Paso, Texas
Joey Gorence, Albuquerque, N.M.
Carson Greathouse, El Paso, Texas
Nick Grinols, Rio Rancho, N.M.
Leo Gute, El Paso, Texas
Casey Harty, Albuquerque, N.M.
Dom Haskins, El Paso, Texas
Richard Hedges, El Paso, Texas
David Helton, Edgewood, N.M.
William Hogan, Las Cruces, N.M.
Devon Horne, Albuquerque, N.M.
Nathan Jennings, El Paso, Texas
Phillipe Kim, Taos, N.M.
Justin Knauber, Albuquerque, N.M.
Jeff Koch, Albuquerque, N.M.
Bradley Lane, El Paso, Texas
Lucas Laudick, Albuquerque, N.M.
James Lee, Albuquerque, N.M.
Will Mahan, Hobbs, N.M.
Daniel Medina, El Paso, Texas
Isaac Merry, Las Cruces, N.M.
Devin Miertschin, El Paso, Texas
Mark Miller, Bayfield, Colo.
Morgan Miller, Bayfield, Colo.
Simon Miller, Albuquerque, N.M.
Denis Moleres, Grants, N.M.
Stephen Moleres, Grants, N.M.
Russell Nielsen, Las Cruces, N.M.
Jere Pelletier, El Paso, Texas
Collin Pratt, Santa Fe, N.M.
Mike Quinlan, Albuquerque, N.M.
Scott Roser, Ruidoso, N.M.
Anton Salome, Socorro, N.M.
Marty Sanchez, Santa Fe, N.M.
Sam Saunders, Albuquerque, N.M.
Kevin Sivage, Albuquerque, N.M.
Michael Soto, Sunland Park, N.M.
Jeffrey Trujillo, Grants, N.M.
Joseph Trujillo, Grants, N.M.
Ryan Trujillo, Albuquerque, N.M.
Kenneth Walters, El Paso, Texas
Cyrus Whitney, Oro Valley, Ariz.
Ryan Winter Albuquerque, N.M.
Cameron Zuni, Bosque Farms, N.M.

WHAT: 2013 New Mexico West Texas Amateur Championship

WHEN: June 28-30 (Friday - Sunday) - 7:30am tee times all three days

WHERE: Isleta Eagle GC, Albuquerque, N.M.

For More Information: Sun Country Golf House
505.897.0864 – Office
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The Sun Country Amateur Golf Association was founded in 1976. Since its beginnings, the Association has matured into one of the USGA's most excellent and efficient representatives. The SCAGA provides administrative services for all amateurs playing in the geographic area of New Mexico and West Texas. Our purpose is to promote mutual trust and friendly relationships among members: by encouraging and promoting successful golf operations; by aiding courses and clubs through study and research in the care, maintenance and improvement of greens and fairways; by developing educational programs related to the Rules of Golf; by conducting tournaments; by arranging tournament dates with minimal conflict among golf clubs and associations; by providing a handicap system for members; and by cooperating with other golf associations in the region.

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