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2022 U.S. Mid-Amateur Fast FactsErin Hills, Erin, Wis./Blue Mound Golf & Country Club, Wauwatosa, Wis.

Nathan Smith has claimed four U.S. Mid-Amateur titles, the most by any player since the championship's inception in 1981. (USGA/Chris Keane) 

   
Championship Venue Erin Hills, Erin, Wis.
Stroke-Play Co-Host Venue Blue Mound Golf & Country Club, Wauwatosa, Wis.
Opened 2006 (Erin Hills)
1926 (Blue Mound)
Architects Erin Hills: Dr. Michael Hurdzan, Dana Fry and Ron Whitten
Blue Mound: Seth Raynor (renovation by Bruce Hepner in late 1980s)
Dates of Championship September 10-15
Yardages/Par TBD
Course/Slope Rating TBD
Field 264 competitors
Entries Open Week of April 25, 2022
Entries Close July 20, 2022 at 5 p.m. EDT
Eligibility Open to any amateur golfer who has reached their 25th birthday as of Sept. 10 and whose Handicap Index does not exceed 3.4.
2021 Championship Stewart Hagestad, 30, of Newport Beach, Calif., claimed his second title in five years with a 2-and-1 defeat of Mark Costanza, of Morristown, N.J., in the 36-hole championship match at Sankaty Head Golf Club in Siasconset, Mass. Hagestad joined Jay Sigel, Nathan Smith, Tim Jackson, John "Spider" Miller and James Stuart as a multiple U.S. Mid-Amateur champion. To read more, click here.
Quotable “It puts me on the same level as [John] Spider Miller, a guy who I’m good friends with and close to, and I played for him [in the 2017 Walker Cup Match]. Still a couple behind Nathan [Smith], but it puts me on par with Spider. It’s an honor to have my name on that trophy twice.” -- Stewart Hagestad
Notable Events at Erin Hills 2008 U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links (Tiffany Joh)
2011 U.S. Amateur (Kelly Kraft)
2017 U.S. Open (Brooks Koepka)
Notable Events at Blue Mound 1916 Western Open (Walter Hagen)
1919 Wisconsin State Open (Francis Gallett)
1933 PGA Championship (Gene Sarazen)
1940 Women's Western Open (Babe Didrikson Zaharias)
1955 Miller High Life Open (Dr. Cary Middlecoff)
2010 Western Junior (Patrick Rodgers)
2020 Wisconsin State Open (Harrison Ott)
U.S. Mid-Amateurs in Wisconsin (1) 2008: Milwaukee Country Club, River Hills (Steve Wilson)
Did You Know? In 1933, stroke-play co-host Blue Mound Golf & Country Club was the first course in Wisconsin to host a major championship, the 1933 PGA Championship. 
Fast Fact Erin Hills becomes the fifth U.S. Mid-Amateur venue to have previously hosted a U.S. Open, joining Bellerive Country Club, Cherry Hills Country Club, Atlanta Athletic Club and Hazeltine National Golf Club.  
Notable U.S. Mid-Amateur Champions Jim Holtgrieve (1981); Jay Sigel (1983, 1985, 1987); David Eger (1988); Tim Jackson (1994, 2001); Danny Green (1999); Nathan Smith (2003, 2009, 2010, 2012); Trip Kuehne (2007); Mike McCoy (2013); Scott Harvey (2014), Stewart Hagestad (2016, 2021); Matt Parziale (2017)
Notable U.S. Mid-Amateur Runners-Up Bob Lewis Jr. (1981, 1984); O. Gordon Brewer (1985); Bryan Norton (2003); Todd Mitchell (2008); Tim Hogarth (2010); Garrett Rank (2012); Scott Harvey (2016)
Schedule of Play Saturday, Sept. 10 (Stroke Play, Round 1, 18 holes)
Sunday, Sept. 11 (Stroke Play, Round 2, 18 holes)
Monday, Sept. 12 (Round of 64, match play)
Tuesday, Sept. 13 (Round of 32/Round of 16, match play)
Wednesday, Sept. 14 (Quarterfinals/Semifinals, match play)
Thursday, Sept. 15 (Championship Match, 36 holes)
Match-Play Cut The low 64 scorers following stroke play will qualify for match play. If necessary, a playoff will be conducted to determine the last qualifiers for the draw.
What Winner Receives -a gold medal
-custody of the Robert T. Jones Jr. Memorial Trophy for one year
-exemption into 2023 U.S. Open at The Los Angeles Country Club
-exemptions from qualifying for the next 10 U.S. Mid-Amateurs
-exemptions from qualifying for the next two U.S. Amateurs
-likely invitation to the 2023 Masters Tournament (must be an amateur)
Future Sites 2023: Sleepy Hollow Country Club, Scarborough, N.Y./Sept. 9-14
2024: Kinloch Golf Club, Manakin-Sabot, Va./Sept. 21-26
2025: Troon Country Club, Scottsdale, Ariz./Sept. 13-18
2030: Bel-Air Country Club, Los Angeles, Calif./Sept. 14-19

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