2018 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Fast Facts July 26, 2017

Scott Harvey (left), the 2014 U.S. Mid-Amateur champion, and Todd Mitchell advanced to the quarterfinals last year at Pinehurst. (USGA/Chris Keane)

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Champonship venue Jupiter Hills Club (Hills Course)
Stroke Play Co-host venue Jupiter Hills Club (Village Course)
Opened Hills Course (1970); Village Course (1982)
Architect George Fazio (Hills); Tom Fazio (Village)
Dates of championship May 19-23
Field Size 128 sides
Eligibility Each member of a side cannot have a Handicap Index exceeding 5.4
Entries 2,279 sides
Exempt sides Nathan Smith/Todd White (2015 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball champions)
Clark Collier/Kyle Hudelson (2017 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball runners-up)
Dylan Wu/Cole Madey (Both players within Top 400 in World Amateur Golf Ranking)
Sherrill Britt/Greg Earnhardt (2015 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball runners-up)
Chip Brooke/Marc Dull (2017 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball semifinalists)
Frankie Capan/Shuai Ming Wong (2017 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball champions)
Justin Teresho/Joseph Deraney (Both players within Top 400 in World Amateur Golf Ranking)
Brandon Cigna/Ben Warnquist (2016 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball runners-up)
Patrick Christovich/Garrett Rank (2017 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball semifinalists)
Cole Hammer/Garrett Barber (Both players within Top 400 in World Amateur Golf Ranking)
2017 championship 17-year-olds Frankie Capan, of North Oaks, Minn., and Shuai Ming (Ben) Wong, of Hong Kong China, rallied to defeat Clark Collier and Kyle Hudelson, 2 and 1, at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club's Course No. 2 in the Village of Pinehurst, N.C.
Quotable "It means a lot. It's still overwhelming being a USGA champion." -- Shuai Ming (Ben) Wong
Notable past events at Jupiter Hills Club 1986 U.S. Amateur (Billy Mayfair)
2008 Florida State Amateur (Judson Eustaquio)
2013 Florida State Amateur (Sam Horsfield)
Schedule of play Saturday, May 19 (Stroke Play, Round 1, 18 holes)
Sunday, May 20 (Stroke Play, Round 2, 18 holes)
Monday, May 21 (Round of 32, match play)
Tuesday, May 22 (Round of 16/quarterfinal matches)
Wednesday, May 23 (Semifinals/Championship match)
Match-Play cut 32 sides will qualify for match play following two rounds of stroke play
Future sites 2019: Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, Bandon, Ore./May 25-29
2020: Philadelphia Cricket Club, Philadelphia, Pa./May 23-27
2021: Chambers Bay, University Place, Wash./May 22-26

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