For the first time in history, two players from the Lake Country area will be taking part in the United States Amateur golf tournament at Erin Hills on Aug. 22.
Tom Halla, 43, clubhouse manager at Naga-Waukee Golf Course, and David Christian of Oconomowoc, 19, both earned berths at qualifying tournaments on Monday.
Only three berths were available at both sites.
Halla finished third at Milwaukee Country Club with a 3 over-par score of 143. He had rounds of 69-74.
Christian, playing at the Club at Strawberry Creek in Kenosha, tied for first place with a score of 7-under-par 137.