GREENSBORO, N.C. – Rising UNC Greensboro men’s golf senior Jonathan Brightwell has qualified for the 2019 US Amateur after carding a four-under 140 (69-71) during the two-round US Amateur Sectional Qualifying at Colleton River Club in Bluffton, S.C. this week.
Brightwell is one of four qualifiers from the sectional, advancing to the US Amateur that will take place August 12-18 at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club.
During his time with the Spartans to date, the Charlotte native has earned two All-Southern Conference selections along with a share of the 2017 SoCon Individual Championship before falling in a two-hole playoff. In each of the past two years, Brightwell has been instrumental in UNCG earning back-to-back SoCon Championships as well.
Brightwell recorded five top-five finishes during his junior year.
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