Parker Coody competes in May of 2019 at the Austin Regional. [RICARDO B. BRAZZIELL/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]

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Longhorns bow out at U.S. Amateur Championship

Posted August 16th, 2019

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A pair of Longhorns golfers advanced to the round of 32 at the U.S. Amateur Championship but eventually fell in Pinehurst, N.C.

A total of five Longhorns, including an incoming freshman, competed at the Pinehurst Resort & Country Club.

Parker Coody couldn’t overcome Shiryu Oyo, who won 5 and 4 in the round of 32. Pierceson Coody fell 3 and 1 to Van Holmgren in the same round.

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Parker Coody defeated Noah Norton 7 and 6 in the round of 64. Pierceson Coody also won in the first round of match play, topping Sahith Theegala 6 and 5.

Incoming freshman Travis Vick also made the round of 64 where he fell 1 up to Isaiah Salinda.

Cole Hammer fell in a playoff to determine which players would advance to the round of 64 following stroke play.

Another Longhorn Will Thomson missed the cut during stroke play.

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