Jeff Wilson (Third Round)


By USGA
July 12, 2014
Q. Good job, sir.
JEFF WILSON: Thanks.

Q. Maintained your lead in the low amateur sweepstakes.
JEFF WILSON: I played -- I started off, I had a rough start and then the last two holes today are playing really hard. I made two bogies. But, I did some good stuff in the middle so all in all, okay.

Q. Does the big stage get to you at all?
JEFF WILSON: Well, if you would have watched me yesterday I think you would have said probably so. But, I mean there's some times where I don't feel very comfortable, like the shot on 17 that kind of plays into it a little bit, an uncomfortable shot and you're unsure and maybe you make a quick decision that if you're out at your place with your buddies you probably wouldn't. But, I don't know. I'm happy just playing along these guys. It's a thrill.

Q. Does that you've made the cut and it's just you and Mike, does it make for a little internal competition at all?
JEFF WILSON: We probably had that before the cut even started. I think he's probably got the best of me more than I've got of him. But, you know, he's a good player.

Q. With things in the balance like a spot maybe in the U.S. Amateur on the line, does that change your schedule? Are you planning on playing the U.S. Amateur anyway?
JEFF WILSON: I'm going to help my daughter move into school and so I think -- the Mid Am I think I'll try for but the U.S. Amateur, no. I've had a great time playing in those but, you know, those days are probably gone by.

Q. What's your goal for tomorrow?
JEFF WILSON: You know, I just want to go out and play -- just play well and whatever number that is, so be it, you know, and hopefully I get off to a little better start than I have the last couple days.
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