Looking for golfers to watch at this week's USGA Senior Amateur Championship at Shady Oaks?
Here's a quick list of Tarrant County residents who qualified to participate in the Sept. 20-25 event:
John Grace, Fort Worth; Ralph Cotton, Colleyville; Denny Alexander, Fort Worth; Peter Dahlberg, Fort Worth and Thomas Mish, Grapevine.
Below is a link to the full list of qualifiers among the 156 golfers who will be competing at Shady Oaks: http://www.usga.org/news/qualifying/2008/qualifying_ussenioram.html.
Among this week's competitors, 17 golfers were exempt from teh qualifying process because of past success in USGA events. Those competitors, and their list of accomplishments, include:
-- Stewart (Buddy) Alexander - Gainesville , Fla.
-- Mike Bell - Indianapolis , Ind.
-- Mark Bemowski - Mukwonago , Wis.
-- Alistair Catto - South Hadley , Mass.
-- Tom Doughtie - Amarillo , Texas
-- Sam Farlow - Birmingham , Ala.
-- Frank Ford III - Charleston , S.C.
-- Marvin (Vinny) Giles III - Richmond, Va. - 1972 U.S. Amateur champion & 2007 Senior Amateur quarterfinalist
-- Stu Grendahl - McFarland , Wis.
-- Logan Winston-Salem
-- Stan Lee - Heber Springs , Ark.
-- Tom McGraw - Montgomery , Texas
-- Arthur Pierse - Ireland
-- Mike Rice - Houston , Texas
-- Kemp Richardson - Laguna Niguel , Calif.
-- Mitch Voges - Simi Valley , Calif.
-- George Zahringer - New York , N.Y.
_ Jimmy Burch