Chris Scialo took advantage of an opportunity to qualify for the Met Open Championship on his home course yesterday, shooting a 2-under 68 and grabbing medalist honors at Paramount Country Club. He surged in front with a birdie at No. 16 and an eagle at No. 17.
Younger brother, Stephen, also got into the field with a 2-over 72.
A total of 14 players earned an invitation to the 96th Met Open Championship on Aug. 23-25 at Sleepy Hollow Country Club, including Rotella head pro Michael Laudien, Knollwood amateur Mike Miller, Wykagyl head pro Ben Hoffhine and Siwanoy amateur Ian Palfrey.
96th Met Open Championship qualifying
at Paramount Country Club
Chris Scialo, Paramount Country Club – 34-34—68
Patrick Fillian, Canoe Brook Country Club – 33-36—69
Michael Laudien, Rotella Golf Course – 34-36—70
Mike Miller (a), Knollwood Country Club – 33-38—71
Benjamin Hoffhine, Wykagyl Country Club – 33-38—71
Kirk Satterfield, Sebonack Golf Club – 38-34—72
Rish Patel, Knickerbocker Country Club – 36-36—72
Jerry Courville Jr, Shorehaven Golf Club – 34-38—72
Nick Yaun, Brae Burn Country Club – 36-36—72
Ian Palfrey (a), Siwanoy Country Club – 39-33—72
Michael Doud, Mohansic Golf Club – 35-37—72
Tony DeMaria, Willow Ridge Country Club – 36-36—72
Stephen Scialo (a), Paramount Country Club – 34-38—72
Patrick Langan, Trump National Golf Club – Hudson Valley – 38-34—72