Tulsa golfer headed to golf championship


Thursday, August 1st 2002, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


(Tulsa-AP) -- A Tulsa golfer is headed to the US Amateur golf championship.

Tyler Carson was a top finisher in the 36-hole US Amateur qualifying round in Tulsa.

Carson will go on to play in the US Amateur tournament in August.

Carson won the qualifying round by just one stroke over Tulsa golfer Chris Noel.

Four Oklahoma alternates also will attend the championship. Muskogee's Jim Fuller, Fayetteville's Beau Gaylean, Oklahoma City golfers David Mitchell and Chris Van Horton will all travel to Bloomfield Hills, Michigan for the tournament.