Qualifier Corbin Mills wins Public Links

Updated: July 3, 2011, 12:06 AM ET
Associated Press

BANDON, Ore. -- Clemson's Corbin Mills became the first qualifying medalist to win the U.S. Amateur Public Links in 11 years, holing a 5-foot par putt on the 37th hole Saturday to finish off UNLV's Derek Ernst.

The 21-year-old Mills, from Easley, S.C., is the first qualifying medalist to win the title since former Clemson star D.J. Trahan in 2000. Mills squared the wind-swept match with a conceded eagle on the 35th hole and matched Ernst with a par on the 36th to force the extra hole on ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?