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Posted: Thursday, July 11, 2019 4:20 pm

Kevin Pourasef of San Antonio and former Odessa College golfer Bryce Waters both finished at 6-under-par 138 to qualify for the U.S. Amateur Wednesday at The Old Course at Odessa Country Club.

Brian Scherer (74-65—139) of Midland and Brandon Smith of Las Vegas (68-72—140) earned the two alternate spots.

Permian graduate Will Adams, currently playing for UTSA, carded consecutive rounds of 2-under-par 70 to finish at 140 as well.

Jaden Chavez (71-72—143), a 2019 Permian graduate, finished tied for eighth with five others.

The 119th U.S. Amateur is scheduled for Aug. 11-18 at Pinehurst Resort and Country Club in North Carolina.

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