Golf: HHI’s Orischak Qualifies For U.S. Amateur

Hilton Head Island’s Andrew Orischak claimed one of four spots in the U.S. Amateur Championship during sectional qualifying Monday and Tuesday at Colleton River’s Dye Course. 

Orischak was tied for fourth after shooting 2-under-par 70 in Monday’s first round, and he fired a 4-under 68 on Tuesday to secure a second-place finish. Summerville’s Julian Keur edged Orischak by one shot for medalist honors.

The U.S. Amateur will be played from Aug. 12-18 at Pinehurst Resort and Country Club in North Carolina.

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