Former Beaver Golfer Fiskum Advances To U.S. Amateur Championship
July 30, 2004
WOODBURN, Ore. - -
Former Oregon State University men's golfer Eric Fiskum shot 67-71-138 Wednesday in the United States Amateur Qualifier at the par-72 OGA Golf Course to advance to the U.S. Amateur Championship.
Along with three other qualifiers from the OGA course qualifier, Fiskum will play at Winged Foot Golf Club Aug. 16-22 in Mamaroneck, N.Y.
Fiskum, who earned four letters as a Beaver from 1995-98, tied for third Wednesday; David Fern won the qualifier with a 10-under 134.
Former OSU coach (1992-96) and letterwinner (1987-89) Steve Altman tied for 24th at 1-over 145. He shot 68-77.