UNLV Golf Freshman Justin Chong Wins SNGA Henderson Amateur

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Justin Chong, who is in his second year with the UNLV golf team, shot two rounds of 70 to finish at 4-under par and won the championship division of the Southern Nevada Golf Association Henderson Amateur played at Revere Golf Club. Former UNLV All-American and PGA Tour player Edward Fryatt finished two shots behind Chong at 2-under par.

Keegan Brasch, Derek Castillo and Yash Majmudar tied for third at 4-over par. Castillo and Majmudar are also both members of the Rebels men’s golf team.

Former player of the year Gary Carpendale won the senior division with a two-day total of 14-over par following rounds of 84 and 74.

Three-time player of the year Frank Abbott won the silver division with rounds of 71 and 76 to finish at 3-over par.

Click to the official SNGA website for all results and a complete article about the 2017 Henderson Amateur.