BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Fairfield’s Jeff Wilson was eliminated from the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championships in Birmingham, Ala., Monday.
After shooting a 143 (72-71) over the weekend to qualify for the match play portion of the event, Wilson lost to Erik Hanson of Kirkland, Wash., 4 and 2, Tuesday. That means Wilson was down four holes with just two to play.
Hanson qualified for match play with a score of 147.
The event was being played at the par-71, 7,173-yard Country Club of Birmingham’s West Course.