Fowler made an early birdie, but struggled to avoid bogeys and finished with 4-over 76. U.S. Mid-Amateur winner Stewart Hagestad shot 1-over 73 to claim low amateur honors. Read this Augusta Chronicle story. Read/post comments. Sergio Garcia wins 81st ...
They'll be joined by two young amateurs, Curtis Luck and Stewart Hagestad. The 57-year-old Couples zoomed up the leaderboard with a second-round 70 that left him at 1 under and within three shots of the lead.
That changed at 8:33 am when he pulled a driver from the bag belonging to amateur Stewart Hagestad, watched him hit a 273 yard drive to a perfect spot on the fairway, and set off up the steep hill to begin the first round.
The biggest of those resulted in an emotional embrace on the final green at Stonewall in Elverson, Pa., last September, after Doherty toted Stewart Hagestad's bag to victory at the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship, earning them an invitation to the Masters.