Fourteen players earned their way into the West Virginia Amateur field on Friday at a qualifier held at Grandview Golf Club.
Jeff Bryant was the only player under par, firing the low round with a 1-under 71.
Charleston Catholic's Aaron Persily shot a 5-over 77 and earned the final qualifying spot via playoff.
Other qualifiers were Thomas Frazier (73), Brandon Waters (73), Ike Judy (73), Phillip Shrewsbury (74), Landon Perry (75), James Scott (75), Ian Patrick (75), Aaron Boggs (75), Nathaniel Begley (76), Timothy Boggs (76), Derek Brooks (76) and John Winkler (76).
For results, see Page 2B.
POWERLIFTING: The mother-daughter team of Hannah Dolin, a 12-year-old student at Horace Mann Middle School, and Lynne Homan won the national championships in their respective weight classes at the USA Raw Nationals Powerlifting Meet held July 19-21 at Orlando, Fla.
The win qualified Homan to compete at the Arnold Classic Sports Expo in Columbus, Ohio.
Dolin has been powerlifting for six months and this was her second powerlifting meet and first national meet and national championship.
HERD SWIMMING: Marshall swimming and diving coach Bill Tramel announced Friday the signing of Chloé Parsemain to the Thundering Herd roster.
Parsemain, a native of Fos sur Mer, France, is ranked 34th nationally in the 100 butterfly, where she sports a top time of 1:05.02 (long-course meters). She also has top times of 27.28 and 59.07 in the 50 and 100 freestyle events (short-course meters), respectively.