Alum Creek's Tad Tomblin was the low-round medalist, shooting a 2-under-par 70 to win the West Virginia Amateur qualifier Monday at Bridgeport Country Club.
Twelve golfers from the qualifier will move on to the State Amater set for July 29-Aug. 2 at The Greenbrier Resort's Old White and Greenbrier Courses.
Junior golfers Mark Pinti of Bridgeport (73) and Caleb Lee of Worthington (74) trailed Tomblin. Also qualifying were Bryan Lewis of Falling Waters, Clarksburg's Richard Hogue, Farmington's Bill Capelety, Mount Clare's Adam Dyer, Fairmont's Matt Pellillo, Clarksburg's Kevin Cullen, Calvin Dearborn of Davis, Moundsville's Pete Kurelac III and Fairmont's Nicholas Sinclair.
A playoff was held to determine the order of the two alternate spots, where
Glenville's Travis Woodford won, taking the first slot. The second alter slot went to Charleston's Patrick Amburgey.
Also making the qualifying cut were Martinsburg's Henry Kayes (79) and Shepherdstown's Van Stemple (80).
Just two more qualifiers remain - Friday at Lewisburg Elks and Monday at the Parkersburg County Club - before the State Amateur July 29-Aug. 2 at The Greenbrier.
BERNER TIED FOR LEAD: Craig Berner, the golf pro at Edgewood Country Club, shot a 2-under-par 70 Monday and stands in a four-way tie for the lead after one round of the 36-hole Tri-State PGA Falling Rock Classic in Farmington, Pa.
Berner is tied at 70 with Adam Corson, Bob Ford and Devin Gee. Two shots back in sixth place is Jonathan Clark of Sleepy Hollow Golf Club.
TOP FLITE GOLF: Charleston's William Evans shot a 1-over-par 71 for the low round of the day and won the 17-18-year-old division of Monday's Top Flite Junior Tour event at Berry Hills Country Club, Evans' home course.
Allie Persily, also of Charleston, shot the girls low round of the day.
Other division winners were Oceana's Colin Bowles (12 and under), Charleston's Nicholas Casingal (13-14) and Charleston's Kyle Bird (15-16).
The final two events of the season will be today at Brier Patch Golf Links and next Monday at Edgewood Country Club. The Top Flite Junior Tour Championship will be played at The Greenbrier on July 25.