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Yates second at Nassau Invitational

Jonathan Yates (Naas) ​finishes second at the Nassau Invitational in New York

  • 09 October 2017

Picture: Jonathan Yates (Naas) playing for the GUI at the Carey Cup - Cashman Photography​

Jonathan Yates finished runner-up at the Nassau Invitational in New York, losing out to leading qualifier Trevor Randolph 5&4 in the final.

Yates was just one shot behind Randolph in stroke play qualifying and progressed to the final following wins over Matt Rendel (4&3), Jonathan Jeter (3&2) and Jay Card (2&1). Flogas Irish Amateur Open Champion Peter O'Keeffe bowed out in the quarter-finals when he was beaten by Randolph.

The GUI's High Performance Programme is supported by Sport Ireland.

Nassau Invitational
Nassau CC, New York

Stroke Play Scores
(1) Trevor Randolph 68
(2) Jonathan Yates (Naas) 69
(3) Ryan Hom 71
(4) Hunter Stone 73
(5) Patrick Pierson 73
(6) Harry McCabe 74
(7) Brett Cooper 74
(8) Dan Goldstein 74
(9) Peter O'Keeffe (Douglas) 74
(10) Jonathan Jeter 75
(11) Chris O'Keefe 76
(12) Colby Anderson 76
(13) Sean Byrne 76
(14) Jay Card 111 76
(15) Matt Rendell 77 Playoff
(16) Chris Thompson 77 Playoff

Championship Final
Trevor Randolph beat Jonathan Yates (Naas) 5&4