OAKMONT, PA - JUNE 16: Amateur Scottie Scheffler of the United States plays his shot from the fourth tee during the first round of the U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club on June 16, 2016 in Oakmont, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)


Scheffler helps U.S. tie for sixth at World Amateur

Posted September 24th, 2016


Scottie Scheffler shot a 73 in the fourth round of the World Amateur Team Championship as the United States tied for sixth in the event.

Scheffler’s round matched his first-round score to give him a final score of 284, 2-under par. He had two consecutive rounds of 69 on Thursday and Friday to help him tie for 31st as an individual.

Team USA shot 557, 15- under to tie with New Zealand.


Australia finished the tournament 38-under par to win the 30th Eisenhower Trophy. Cameron Davis finished at 17-under as the best individual competitor. His Australian teammate Curtis Luck finished second at 15-under.

Brad Dalke was the best U.S. finisher, shooting 70 on the final day for a total of 281, 5-under. That was good for a tie for 20th. Maverick McNealy, the other American on the team, finished in a tie for 23rd at 4-under.

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