Medalist Jeff Wilson falls in match play
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. -- Amory Davis needed a missed 4-footer and then a birdie on the second playoff hole just to reach the match play portion of the U.S. Amateur.
Then nearly seven hours after he first arrived at Chambers Bay on Wednesday, Davis knocked out the top seed in match play.
Davis, a senior at Virginia, beat medalist Jeff Wilson 3 and 1 late in the afternoon to finish out the first round of match play, wrapping up a lengthy day along the shores of Puget Sound.
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