Here we take a look at 10 of the best amateur performances at Augusta, from Frank Stranahan in the late s right through to Ryan Moore last decade and Bryson DeChambeau in But, below are what we feel to be the 10 best amateur performances at Augusta. The year-old held the lead through holes. Against an incredible field including Sam Snead , Ben Hogan and Arnold Palmer , the young amateur was four shots in front with just 18 holes to play. In testing conditions, Venturi struggled and came home in 42 to card a closing Jack Burke Jr posted a fine 71 to finish just one shot ahead of the young Venturi.
OPEN ranking filters. NOTE: Only players who have provided us with their date of birth will be displayed when filtering by Age. This site uses cookie to offer you a better browsing experience.
Shortly before traveling to play in the Southern Amateur earlier this month, McClure Meissner made a quick trip from his home in San Antonio up to Boerne, Texas, to meet with his instructor, Bryan Gathright. The night before the final round at Maridoe Golf Club near Dallas, with Meissner sitting six shots off the lead, Gathright reaffirmed that statement over text. He had just nearly holed two straight approach shots, at Nos.