Waterloo native Mike Stackus Jr. fired rounds of 77 and 71 to finish tied for 52nd after the stroke play portion of the 2016 United States Mid-Amateur tournament this weekend and advanced to the round of 64 match-play round at Stonewall Golf Club in Elverson, Pennsylvania.
The round of 64 begins this morning. David May of Auburn also qualified as the 54th seed.
Stackus Jr. has previously won the Vermont State Amateur Championship and was runner-up in the Maryland State Amateur Championship. He won the Seneca Falls Country Club Championship in 2004 & 2005.
The U.S. Mid-Amateur is one of 13 national championships conducted annually by the United States Golf Association, 10 of which are strictly for amateurs.