Ben Sawaia Sizzles to 2023 Nevada State Men’s Amateur Title

UNLV golfer Ben Sawaia used a four-birdie run over a five-hole stretch in the final round to win the 2023 Nevada State Men’s Amateur Championship. Sawaia held off Hunter Swanson to win by a stroke in the three-day event that … Read More

Barzekoff Wins 2022 Nevada State Amateur at Las Vegas Golf Club

Cameron Barzekoff played his final five holes in three-under-par en route to beating Jackson Parrish and Craig Erickson by four strokes to win the 2022 Nevada State Amateur. A field of 91 golfers teed it up at the historic Las … Read More

Goldstein Rides Hot Putter During Birdie Barrage to Win Men’s State Title

2021 Nevada State Amateur champion and Anthem Country Club member Josh Goldstein put on a shot making and putting display for the ages. Goldstein recorded 22 birdies over the three days at Red Hawk Golf and Resort Hills course in … Read More

CBS Channel 8 Features Nevada State Amateur

CBS affiliate 8 News Now and sports reporter Kevaney Martin featured the Nevada State Amateur at Reflection Bay at Lake Las Vegas and the impressive victory by Coronado product Michael Sarro. Also in studio providing hosting of the coverage was … Read More

Michael Sarro Wins 2020 Nevada State Amateur (VIDEO)

Henderson, Nev.–Consistency was the key for Michael Sarro as he posted three straight sub-par rounds en route to a 3-stroke victory in the 2020 Nevada State Amateur Championship held July 10-12, 2020, at Reflection Bay Golf Club at Lake Las … Read More

Video Report: 2019Nevada State Amateur

UNLV rising junior J. J. Gresco won the 2019 Nevada State Amateur in dramatic fashion and his final round comeback was helped by a hole in one. The event was at Somersett Country Club in Reno. Check out the complete … Read More

J.J. Gresco Aces 2019 Nevada State Amateur Test

Reno–J.J. Gresco saved his best for last in rallying to post a two-stroke victory–aided by an ace in the final round–over Mitchell Abbott in the 2019 Nevada State Amateur held July 9-11, 2019, at Somersett Country Club in Reno. It … Read More

South’s Alex Jordan Shoots Back Nine 32 to Win State Am

Alex Jordan picked the perfect time to get hot at the Nevada State Amateur. After rounds of 71-69 in the first two rounds, Jordan still trailed second-round leader Edward Fryatt by three shots heading to the back nine at TPC … Read MoreRead More

Review-Journal Previews 2018 State Amateur

Playing at TPC Summerlin, the host of the PGA Tour’s Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, adds even more cache to the state’s most prestigious tournament, the Nevada State Amateur July 9-11, 2018. Check out the preview article from the Las … Read MoreRead More

Daren Johnson Breezes to Win at 2017 Nevada State Amateur

RENO, Nev. (July 8, 2017) — Daren Johnson birdied four of his first nine holes in the 2017 Nevada State Amateur Championship and cruised to a four-stroke victory. Sixty golfers–30 from the Southern Nevada Golf Association and 30 from the … Read MoreRead More