Lewis finishes second in Amateur Championship

September 18th, 2015 8:15 pm

First Posted: 8/7/2013

Huntsville Golf Club member Sam Lewis shot an even-par, 144 for 36 holes Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 12 and 13 at the Country Club of Scranton to finish second in the 85-player field at the 54th annual Pennsylvania Senior Amateur Championship.

Lewis shot a 73 to come out of the first day in a four-way tie for ninth place. He shot 71 Tuesday for one of only two under-par rounds on the day.

Tournament champion Robin McCool shot the best score Tuesday with a 69 for a three-stroke victory over Lewis.

Lewis closed the tournament with a birdie on the 502-yard, par-5, 18th hole. He had two birdies and just one bogey Tuesday.