MONROE, N.C. — College of Charleston rising junior William Rainey shared medalist honors in sectional qualifying at Monroe Country Club for the U.S. Amateur that will be played Aug. 17-23 at Olympia Fields Country Club in Olympia Fields, Ill.
Rainey, who earlier this summer won the Rice Planters Amateur, and Victor Wiggins of Gastonia shot two-round totals of 138. Maverick Antcliff of Augusta, the 2013 Rice Planters winner, earned the third spot in a playoff with a score of 139. Charleston Southern’s Jarrett Swan of Mount Pleasant was first alternate, also shooting 139.
Rainey is the second College of Charleston golfer to earn a U.S. Amateur spot. Rising senior Josh Lorenzetti was second in a qualifying tournament held at Columbia Country Club.