June 26, 2013
BOCA RATON, Fla. - Florida Atlantic University's Richard Donegan has qualified for the 2013 U.S. Amateur Public Links Tournament scheduled for Monday, July 15 through Saturday, July 20 at Laurel Hill Golf Club in Lorton, Va.
Donegan finished second in the Public Links qualifier at the Jacaranda Golf Club in Plantation, carding 141 after two rounds.
Donegan continues the FAU streak as the third to qualify for the tournament since FAU Head Men's Golf Coach Angelo Sands assumed the helm of the program. The freshman finished his first collegiate campaign with a 73.1 stroke average after competing in 10 tournaments.
The U.S. Amateur Public Links Tournament will bring together 156 golfers for two days of play and the top 64 will advance. Top finishers will compete in a 36-hole championship match with the winner receiving an invite to the Masters.